American History (Jacksonian Era - Civil War)

Events

_______________________ High Taxes on Imports

1828

___________________ (S. Carolina will not follow tax law)

1832

___________________(plan for the US sea to sea)

1840

_______________ high immigration due to no potatos

1845 - 1846

Mexican-American War

1846 - 1848

___________________ tried to ban slavery in new lands

1846

_______________ (Mexico sells western lands)

1848

_______________Gold is found in California

1849

______________________ this plan allowed for popular sovereignty in new lands

1850

___________________ a book about the evils of slavery

1852

________________ a war about slavery in Kansas

1854 - 1861

_______________ Court said the U.S. could not ban slavery in any state

1857

______________ A black republican was elected president

Nov. 1860

Civil War

1861 - 1865

______________Lincoln said slaves in the South were free

1863

__________________50,000 soldiers died at this battle, Lincoln spoke there

1863

__________________ N. controlled the Mississippi R. after this battle

1863

_______________ freed all slaves in the U.S.

1865

Truman elected

1865