Chapter 10 The Jacksonian Era, 1828–1840

Timeline created by JanethS.
  • 1828

    1828
    "Tariff of Abominations" goes into effect
  • 1830

    1830
    Congress passes the Indian Removal Act.
    Andrew Jackson vetoes the Maysville Road Bill.
  • 1831

    1831
    Supreme Court issues Cherokee Nation v. Georgia decision.
  • 1832

    1832
    Supreme Court issues Worcester v. Georgia decision
    South Carolina passes Ordinance of Nullification
    Andrew Jackson vetoes the Bank Recharter Bill
  • 1833

    1833
    Congress passes the Force Bill, authorizing military force in South Carolina
    Congress passes Henry Clay's compromise tariff with Jackson's support.
  • 1836

    1836
    Democratic candidate Martion Van Buren is elected president
  • 1837

    1837
    Financial panic deflates the economy
  • 1837- 1838

    1837- 1838
    Eastern Indians are forced west on the Trail of Tears
  • 1840

    1840
    Independent Treasury established
    Whig candidate William Henry Harrison is elected president