war of 1812 By Minecraft_Kid 1768 tecumseh 1793 Impressment of Sailors British Navy forced American seamen to fight in the war because British was short manpower. Apr 22, 1793 Washington´s Proclamation of Neutrality Declared that the US would take no part in a war between two or more other powers and in addition threatened legal proceedings against any American citizen giving assistance to any country at war Nov 19, 1794 jay treaty To settle outstanding issues between the two countries that had been left unresolved since American independence. Sep 17, 1796 Washington´s farewell address Washington wrote this to his friends and fellow citizens before retiring after his 2nd term. Jun 22, 1807 Chesapeake-Leopard Affair The vessel made an appealing target for the crew of a British vessel, the HMS Leopard, who intercepted it off the coast of Norfolk and aimed to take revenge 1808 tecumseh Conceived of an alliance of all remaining native people, from Canada to the Gulf of Mexico, from the prairies of the Midwest to the swamplands of Florida. 1810 war hawks Mostly young politicians from hailing from the West and South Jun 18, 1812 war of 1812 begins Primarily over the impressment of American sailors by the British Navy, as well as disagreements over trade, western expansion, and Native American policy. Jan 18, 1814 battle of new orleans U.S victory against Great Britain in the War of 1812 and was the final major battle of the conflict. Dec 14, 1814 treaty of ghent Great Britain agreed to relinquish claims to the Northwest Territory, and both countries pledged to work toward ending the slave trade Dec 15, 1814 hartford convention A series of meetings, held in secret, between December 15, 1814 and January 5, 1815 in Hartford, Connecticut, New England.