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Ironically, Thomas Jefferson's embargo in 1807
led to a significant increase in American manufacturing
Following the expiration of the first Bank of the United States in 1811, state banks
issued an excess of paper money
In 1816, when Congress adopted provisions for a new Bank of the United States, who protested?
Senator Thomas Hart Benton, in opposing the new Bank of the United States, spoke for the interests of
John C. Calhoun accepted the Tariff of 1816 because he
expected the South would become a manufacturing center
The idea of federal support for internal improvements
was represented by the construction of the National Road
In the first half of the nineteenth century internal improvements
were supported mainly by people in the West
Under the Navigation Act of 1817, importation of West Indian produce
was restricted to American vessels or vessels belonging to West Indian merchants
The most important factor behind U.S. acquisition of Florida in 1819 was
Andrew Jackson's incursion in pursuit of the Seminoles
Missouri's admission to the Union as a slave state was balanced by the admission of the free state of
The Missouri Compromise stipulated that in the rest of the Louisiana Purchase north of 36°30"
slavery would be excluded
In the early 1800s, the Supreme Court decisions associated with John Marshall consistently championed
In McCulloch v. Maryland, the Marshall court struck down that state's ability to tax
the national bank
In 1819, Spain decided to take the following stand concerning its claim to the Oregon Country
abandon its claim above the 42nd parallel
One of Jackson's greatest personal vulnerabilities in the 1828 campaign was
the scandal surrounding his marriage
In the presidential election of 1828
Adams won all of New England except for one of Maine's nine electoral votes
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