Original Colonies from Great Britain in the treaty of Versailes
The US bought land for 15 million dollars
We purchased Florida from Spain for 5 million dollars
Texas won its independence from Mexico
The U.S and Great Britain split territory
ends in the Mexican Cession of Colorado Arizona New Mexica Wyoming California Nevada and Utah
In 1787, the constitution was finalized
In 1788 New Hampshire decided to ratify the Constitution
Congress wanted to outlaw the slave trade and ended up doing it in 1808
The war of 1812 was when the U.S. and Great Britain had a military conflict.
The Missouri Compromise was when Missouri wanted to abolish slavery
This was a famous case in 1832 when the Supreme Court had to make a very big decision.
When California was becoming a state, they made a constitution to make slavery illegal in that state.
Uncle Tom's Cabin was a novel written about a slave and his master who is forcing him to do something that the slave does not want to do.
The act was where it let people in the territories of Kansa or Nebraska decide whether or not to allow slavery in those states.
Much violence happened in congress in the time of 1856.
The Dred Scott Decision was where the federal court decided that Dred Scott had to become a slave again after being free for 2 years.
A very famous debate took place in 1858, even though Lincoln lost, he became very famous over this debate.
Thomas Jefferson was the 3rd president of the united sates.
Was the 5th president in the United states from 1817 to 1825 and was in the Democrat- Republican party
Was the sixth president of the united states and was a statesman before he became president. Before he was president he was a diplomat.
Was an American solider and statesman before he became the seventh president.
Died a month after becoming president
Even though he was president, he was also the tenth vice president of the united states.
He was the 11th president of the United States and was born on November 2
He created the Emancipation Proclamation. He was also shot in Fords Theatre.