Technology Project - American History - 1800-1876

Timeline created by JHAASEBCA
In History
  • Nationalism

    Nationalism was the patriotic sense that people got during and after the war of 1812
  • States' rights doctrine

    States' rights doctrine
    In American political discourse, states' rights refers to political powers reserved for the U.S. state governments rather than the federal government according to the United States Constitution, reflecting especially the enumerated powers of Congress and the Tenth Amendment.
  • Missouri Compromise

    The compromise was agreed to by both the pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions in the United States Congress and passed as a law in 1820, under the presidency of James Monroe. it was an important event to history.
  • Adams -Onis Treaty

    Adams -Onis Treaty
    Treaty between the United States and Spain was negotiated by Secretary of State John Quincy Adams and the Spanish Minister to the US.
  • Monroe Doctrine

    Monroe Doctrine
    is the cornerstone of the U.S. foreign policy.
  • Bureau of Indian affairs

    Bureau of Indian affairs
    The bureau of Indian affairs was created to manage Indian dealings
  • Sectionalism

    The struggles between division over slavery.
  • The Tariff of Abominations

    The Tariff of Abominations
    it was a protective tariff passed to protect industry in the northern U.S.
  • The Railroad and the Locomotive

    The Railroad and the Locomotive
    There were only 13 miles of track for that first locomotive, but it wasn't long before train travel expanded. They had several advantages over stagecoaches and steamboats: they could travel much faster, and they could go nearly anywhere track was laid.
  • Indian Removal Act

    Indian Removal Act
    The law authorized the president to negotiate with southern Indian tribes for their removal to federal territory west of the Mississippi River in exchange for their ancestral homelands.
  • Nullification crisis

    Nullification crisis
    the confrontation between the state of South Carolina and the federal government.
  • Alamo

    is the battle during Texas' war for independence from Mexico
  • Telegraph

    The invention of the Telegraph.
  • Trail of Tears

    Trail of Tears
    The trail of tears was a 2000 mile path that led Cherokee Indians out of their native Georgian homes and into the Kansas and Nebraska territories.
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln
    is elected as president
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    Civil War

    Conflict between the North and the South over the expansion of slavery into the western states.
  • Homestead Act

    Homestead Act
    law allowing settlers to claim land after they lived on it for five years.