War of 1812

  • Jefferson was reelected

    Jefferson was reelected
    Thomas Jefferson was reelected and he was running against John Adams
  • Embargo Act

    The Embargo Act greatly affected American citizens because when trade was canceled off to Britian and france many people lost their jobs and farmers lost market for their crops.
  • Madison becomes President

    Madison becomes President
    Madison became president under unfavorable and bad condtions, he was the president at the time of the embargo crisis and when Britian kept stopping American ships.
  • Battle of Tippecanoe

    The battle of Tippecanoe mostly started because treaties were not being honored, and the white sttlers wanted more land and they were moving on to the land that was guaranteed to Natives.
  • War of 1812 Begins

    The war started because of impressment by the British and they would stop US ships trading with france.
  • Battle at Lake Erie

    Commander Oliver Perry of the US naval force was to assemble a fleet and seize Lake Erie from the British.
  • Battle of Thames

    It was also called the Battle of Moraviantown
  • British burn Washington DC

    British burn Washington DC
    In August 1814 The British launched a attack on Washington through the Chesapeake Bay.
  • Battle at Lake Champlain

    The British's goal was to capture plattsburgh a city near the shore of Lake Champlain.
  • Treaty of Ghent

    The Treatyof Ghent was signed with the American and the British and with that treaty it said that all conquerd land was to be returned
  • Battle at New Orleans

    The battle of New Orleans happend only two weeks after the Teaty of Ghent