The Unfinished Nation Ch 9-16

Chapter Nine

Webster and Hayne debate

1830

Indians expelled from Southeast

1830 - 1838

Anti-Mason Party holds first convention

1831

Jackson vetoes recharter of Bank of U.S.

1832

Nullification Crisis

1832 - 1833

Jackson reelected

1832

Commercial Panic

1833

Jackson removes deposits from Bank of U.S.

1833

Taney named chief justice of Supreme Court

1835

Seminole Wars

1835 - 1842

Specie Circular

1836

Van Buren elected President

1836

Panic and depression

1837 - 1844

William Henry Harrison elected president

1840

Independent Treasury Act

1840

Harrison dies; Tyler becomes President

1841

Chapter Ten

Erie Canal Constructed

1817 - 1825

Baltimore and Ohio railroad begins operation

1830

Immigration from southern Ireland begins

1830

Lowell mills women strike

1834

McCormick patents mechanical reaper

1834

Native American Association fights immigration

1837

Morse sends first telegram message

1844

Native American Party formed

1845

Rotary Press invented

1846

John Deere manufactures steel plows

1847

American Party (Know Nothings) formed

1852

Chapter Eleven

Gabriel Prosser's unsuccessful slave revolt

1800

Slave importation banned

1808

Depression in tobacco prices begins

1820

High cotton production in SouthWest

1820

Denmark Vesey's conspiracy

1822

Nat Turner slave rebellion

1831

John Randolph frees 400 slaves

1833

Cotton prices plummet

1837

De Bow's Commercial Review founded

1846

Cotton production boom

1849