President's Timeline

  • Formation of Navy

    Political: First have a standing naval force
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    Washington

  • Judiciary Act

    He signed the first judiciary act
  • Whiskey Rebellion

    Economic: Southerners didnt like it because it caused their whiskey to cost more so people wouldn't buy it
  • Proclamation of Neutrality

    Political: U.S. is neutral in war between Britain and France
  • Jay Treaty

    Political: Eliminated British control of western ports
  • Pinckney'S Treaty

    Political: Fix southern boundary at 31st parallel
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    John Adams

  • XYZ Affair

    Political: Franco-american diplomatic relations were injured
  • Alien and Sedition Acts

    Political: Could deport anyone they wanted to in times of war, guard against anarchy
  • Virginia and Kentucky Acts

    Protest against Alien and sedition acts
  • Capital Moved to DC

    Political: product of compromise
  • Barbury Pirates

    Social: Stole ships/ impressed deck hands
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    Jefferson

  • Louisiana Purchase

    Social: doubled U.S. in size
  • Lewis and Clark

    Social: Explore the west
  • Chesapeake Affair

    Political: ship was searched by british, British fired at it, lead to war of 1812
  • Transatlantic Slave trade abolition

    Economic: No more slaves can be brought into America
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    Madison

  • War of 1812

    Political: impressment of ships
  • Treaty of Ghent

    Political: ended war of 1812
  • Battle of New Orleans

    Political: final major battle of war of 1812, AJ was a hero
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    Era of Good Feelings

    Political: one political party
  • 2nd Charter of National Bank

    Economic: chartered, allowed for loans
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    Monroe

  • Adams Onis Treaty

    Social: purchased florida from spain
  • Missouri Comp

    Social: Slaves only allowed under Missouri
  • Monroe Doctrine

    FP: no colonization in West, no interfere with Europe wars
  • Erie Canal

    Social: conected east and west
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    John Quincy Adams

  • Tariff of Abomination

    Economic: Higher tax for all imported goods, made south mad
  • Eaton Affair

    Political: Nothing could happen in DC cause no meetings in houses
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    Jackson

  • Indian Removal Act

    Social: Indians were moved West
  • Nullification Crisis

    Political: States have right to nullify federal laws
  • Veto Recharter of National Bank

    Economic: No national bank
  • Panic of 1837

    Economic: speculation of land prices was overestimated
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    Van Buren

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    Harrison

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    Tyler

  • Webster- Ashburton Treaty

    Political: resolved many borderr issues
  • Annexation of Texas

    Social: Texas was annexed
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    Polk

  • Oregon treaty

    Political: great Britian gave us the noth west
  • Mexican War

    Political: Mexico got mad we go texas and started a war