main southern highway from the eastern states to the west
each western state was limited self- government. When population reached 60,000, a territory could draft a constitution that if approved, make it a state.
a newspaper made by the cherokee
a french-canadian leader who was married to sacajawea. they both assisted lewish and clark on their expidition.
wooden wagons that could serve as a sled in the mud, a wagon, or a cozy camp at night
lewis and clark
lewis- jefferson's personal secretary and clark was a military officer. they led an expidition in which to establish a friendship with the Native Americans
America wanted to buy back louisiana from the French. They ended up paying 15 million dollars
he & his brother, Tenkwatawa spoke of N.A. pride, power and unity. They wanted to establish boundaries between indians and white people.
they adopted a written constitution in this year that was based on the U.S. constitution
Where did most americans works in the 1800's
most worked in factories because of the Industrial Revolution
Embargo Act of 1807
stopped all trade between Europe and U.S. Jefferson signed this which led to home manufacture of textiles booming and merchants looking for jobs.
he experimented the idea of a factory that included all stages of textile. This launched the Industrial Rev.
jackson's second term in office
he created spoils system- gave jobs to his supporters, moved federal funds to state banks and destroyed the Bank
Charles Grandison Finney
preacher who said that sin was a failure of will. said people could perfect themselves and society
end of slavery
territories north of the Ohio River, and by 1804 every Northern state had provided for the end of slavery.
William Lloyd Garrison
published a newspaper called the Liberator. He spread the message of anti- slavery
woman who was freed of slavery. attracted people with abolitionist speeches
john c. calhoun
jackson's VP who was angry about the high tariff on european imports. wrote theory of nullification
william henry harrison
whig candidate, military hero
who committed suicide?