is held when American troops raid and destroy, but do not occupy the city.
configuration of thirteen red and white stripes and one star for each state in the union
Norwich University, is founded by Captain Alden Partridge in Vermont.
in the Electoral College with Monroe defeating John Quincy Adams by a tally of 231 to 1.
in the Philadelphia College of Apothecaries.
Civil War general and 18th President of the Untied States,
causing a disruption in the fur trade pattern that relied on the Indians to trap and hunt for the furs, in exchange for alcohol and other goods.
known as the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, in Fayette, New York.
which facilitated the relocation of Indian tribes from east of the Mississippi River.
occurs at the City Bank of New York. Edward Smith robbed the Wall Street bank of $245,000. He would be caught and convicted of the crime with sentencing of five years in Sing Sing prison.
which would authorize him to use troops to enforce Federal law in South Carolina, if necessary
cross the Mississippi River after gold is found on their land in Georgia
when Captain Charles Wilkes circumnavigates the continent and claims Wilkes Land for the nation