1800-1848

Events

Louisiana Purchase

April 30 1803

Embargo Act of 1807

1807 - 1809

Congress votes to end the slave trade

March 2 1807

War of 1812

June 18 1812 - February 18 1815

The Missouri Compromise

March 3 1820

The Monroe Doctrine is enacted

December 2 1823

Second Great Awakening

1825 - 1840

Indian Removal Act

May 28 1830

Texas declaration of independence

February 23 1836

Trail of Tears

1838 - 1839