the group of indian tribes that joined together to defend their lands (NWT) included shawnee, miami, and potawatomi tribes, ultimately defeated by harrison at the battle of tippecanoe
Treaty of Greenville
Treaty made after the Battle of Fallen Timbers in which the Native-Americans surrendered their homelands in what is now Ohio. Took almost al of the Ohio away from the Native-Americans.
This linked New York cities of Albany and Buffalo, and was completed in 1825. It was considered a marvel of the modern world at the time, allowed western farmers to ship surplus crops to sell in the North and allowed northern manufacturers to ship finished goods to sell in the West.
Judiciary Act of 1801
a law that increased the number of federal judges, allowing President John Adams to fill most of the new posts with Federalists
Adams signed the commissions for these Federal judges during his last night in office. Demonstrated the Federalists' last minute attempt to keep some power in the newly Republican Government.
Marbury v. Madison
This case establishes the Supreme Court's power of Judicial Review
Chief Justice John Marshall
Federalist whose decisions on the U.S. Supreme Court promoted federal power over state power and established judiciary as a branch of government equal to legislative and executive; established judicial review, which allows Supreme Court to declare laws unconstitutional
territory in western United States purchased from France in 1803 for $15 million
Meriwether Lewis and William Clark
Leaders of the Corps of Discovery. Sent to explore, map, and document the Louisiana Territory. Traveled up Missouri River
New England Federalists
This group formed to protest the war of 1812—a war they never wanted (trade restrictions), a situation they saw as out of control.
American ship that resisted impressment and was attacked, it led to Jefferson passing the Embargo Act
Embargo Act of 1807
Prohibited all American trade with foreign nations
Strict constructionist, 4th president, father of the Constitution, leads nation through War of 1812
War of 1812
War between the U.S. and Great Britain which ended with the Treaty of Ghent and a renewed sense of American nationalism
The seventh President of the United States (1829-1837), who as a general in the War of 1812 defeated the British at New Orleans (1815). As president he opposed the Bank of America, objected to the right of individual states to nullify disagreeable federal laws, and increased the presidential powers.
Meeting of Federalists near the end of the War of 1812 in which the party listed it's complaints against the ruling Republican Party. These actions were largley viewed as traitorous to the country and lost the Federalist much influence
Treaty of Ghent
treaty that ended the war of 1812
Second Bank of the United States
chartered in 1816, much like its predecessor of 1791 but with more capital; it could not forbid state banks from issuing notes, but its size and power enabled it to compel the state banks to issue only sound notes or risk being forced out of business.
Panic of 1819
Economic panic caused by extensive speculation and a decline of Europena demand for American goods along with mismanagement within the Second Bank of the United States. Often cited as the end of the Era of Good Feelings.
1790s American plan of mercantilism, goal was to increase the common wealth and good of society.
McCulloch v. Maryland
1819, A state cannot tax a federal agency, Congress had the power to charter the bank because federal laws have supremecy over state laws - Necessary and Proper
Gibbons v. Ogden
steamboat case, state of NY tried to grant a private concern a monopoly of waterborne commerce between NY and NJ...developed interstate trade, Regulating interstate commerce is a power reserved to the federal government
Fletcher v. Peck
(1810), from yazoo land cases, upholds sanctity of contracts, marshall
Dartmouth College v. Woodward
said that a contract for a private corporation could not be altered by the state, 1819, New hamp. tried to take over a college by revising a charter)charters are protected under the contract clause of the U.S. constitution