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Louisiana purchase

agreement (senate approved) that bought land to roughly double the size of the us.

Meriwether Lewis

Led expedition to explore west

William Clark

Co-leader of expedition to explore west

Lewis and Clark Expedition

Long journey to explore Louisiana Purchase


shohone, from the rocky's, accompanied Lewis and Clark along with his husband ( a french trader)

Zebulon Pike

Young army officer, found starting point of Red River. He explored and gave info on much of the S/W areas

Corps of discovery

name of the group who explored Louisiana Purchase

Missouri River

The river lewis and clark explored

USS Constitution

A warship, sent to end the pirates (from Barbary states) raiding.


practice of forcing people to serve in the army/navy.


Banning trade (against Britain) as an alternative to war

Embargo Act

Banned trade with all foreign countries

Non-intercourse act

(replace embargo) banned trade from only with Britain, France and their colonies


Shawnee chief, warned dangers of settlers, wanted to unite

Battle of Tippecanoe

The US defeated Tecumseh and his followers

War Hawks

Several young members of congress, who took on the lead in calling war to Brittain

James Madison

Republican, president, he decided we should go to war with Britain, was comander in chief

Oliver Hazard Penny

in charge of breaking Britain's control of Lake Erie

Battle of Lake Erie

tried to break Britain's control of Lake Erie

Andrew Jackson

in response to Creek Indians taking over and killing fort people, Andrew gathered men to come and take revenge on them. Creek war.

Battle of New Orleans

Made Andrew Jackson a hero and was the last major conflict of the war of 1812

Hartford Convention

Federalists agreed to oppose the war and send delegates to meet with congress.

Treaty of Ghent

Signed in Belgium, end of war of 1812

Treaty of forT Jackson

ended Creek War and forced the Creeks to give up millions of acres of land

4 effects of the war of 1812

boost american manufacturing , weaken native american resistance, decrease federalist popularity, nations give back territory conquered, and american patriotism and spirit and pride increase

after treaty of ghent

the hartford convention sent federalist delegates that didn't get to washington in time. people made fun of them, the war already ended but they didn't know because communication was slow,

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