John Adams and Thomas Jefferson ran against one another. Thomas Jefferson's running mate, Aaron Burr tied with him so the House of Representatives had to chose.
During James Monroe's presidency when there was only one political party.
became booming after Eli Whitney invented the cotton gin in 1793.
Began between the Seminole Indians in Florida. US Army was led by Andrew Jackson. The Adam- Onis Treaty ended this war
focusing on nature and emotion
South was dependent on the North when the North became more advanced.
Between Andrew Jackson, John Quincy Adams, Henry Clay, and William Crawford. Jackson had the most electoral votes but Adams won and named Clay his Secretary of State. this was the Corrupt Bargain
Whigs and the Democrats
strict laws on slavery.
how Southerners viewed slavery.
Andrew Jackson forced the Five Civilized Tribes into Indian Territory which is modern day Oklahoma
Nat Turner led other slaves to kill whites.
Indians took this trail into Indian Territory. thousands had died.
trail settlers took in hopes of finding economic opportunity
Women's fight for independence
Zachary Taylor vs. Martin Van Buren. War hero Zachary Taylor won.
settlers rush westward to find gold in California.
Written by Harriet Stowe as a slave's perspective.