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George Washington's dates
1789-1797
George Washington's party
no party; federalist policies
George Washington's events
first president/ whiskey rebellion/ballet of fallen timbers/ treaty of greenville/jay treaty/pickney treaty/ set two-term limit precedent
John Adam's Dates
1797-1801
John Adam's political party
federalist
John Adam's events
XYZ Affair/ Quasi-war with France/Alien and Sedition Acts/ KY and VA Resolutions/ midnight judges/ Prosser's Rebellion
Thomas Jefferson's dates
1801-1809
Thomas Jefferson's party
Democratic- Republican
Thomas Jefferson's events
first president elected by the House-revolution of 1800/ marbury v madison/ lousiana purchase/ lewis and clark/ chesapeake affair/ embargo of 1807
James Madison's dates
1809-1817
James Madison's party
Democratic- Republican
James Madison's events
war of 1812/ failure of pan-indian movement/ hartford convention/ tariff of 1816
James Monroe's dates
1917-1825
James Monroe's party
democratic-republican
James Monroe's events
era of good feelings/ panic of 1819/mcculloch v maryland/adams-onis treaty/missouri compromise/ start of transportation revolution/beginnings of first industrial revolution/ market revolution/ denmark vesey/ american colonization society/ monroe doctrine/ gibbons v ogden
John Quincy Adam's dates
1825-1829
John Quincy Adam's party
National- Republican
John Quincy Adam's events
son of John Adams/ the Corrupt Bargain/ The American System
Andrew Jackson's dates
1829-1837
Andrew Jackson's party
Democrat
Andrew Jackson's events
start of the Second Great Awakening/indian removal act/ cherokee nation v Ga/ worcester v GA/ maysville road veto/nat turners rebellion/radical abolition movement begins/middle class reforms/tariff of abominations/nullification crisis/bank war/spoils system/whig party created to oppose/Alamo-Republic of TX
Martin Van Buren's dates
1837-1841
Martin Van Buren's party
democrat
Martin Van Buren's events
panic of 1837/ trail of tears/independent treasury system
William H. Harrison's dates
1841
William H. Harrison's party
Whig
William H. Harrison's events
first president to die in office
John Tyler's dates
1841-1845
John Tyler's party
Whig
John Tyler's events
first VP to assume the position of president/began the annexation of TX
James K. Polk's dates
1845-1849
James K. Polk's party
democrat
James K. Polk's events
first blackhorse candidate/ manifest destiny/completed the annexation of TX/ Oregon treaty/ the mexican war/ wilmot proviso/ seneca falls convention
Zachary Taylor's dates
1849-1850
Zachary Taylor's party
Whig
Zachary Taylor's events
second president to die in office/ antislavery stance in the western territories, despite his being a slaveholder/ CA gold rush
Millard Fillmore's dates
1850-1853
Millard Fillmore's party
Whig
Millard Fillmore's events
second VP to assume presidency/ compromise of 1850/fugitive slave act
Franklin Pierce's dates
1853-1857
Franklin Pierce's party
Democrat
Franklin Pierce's events
The Age of Sectional Conflict/Kansas-Nebraska Act/ Bleeding Kansas
James Buchanan's dates
1857-1861
James Buchanan's party
democrat
James Buchanan's events
dred scott v sandford/panic of 1857/ lecompton constitution/ freeport doctrine/ harper's ferry raid
Abraham Lincoln's dates
1861-1865
Abraham Lincoln's party
Republican
Abraham Lincoln's events
Civil War/ Emancipation Proclamation/ 13th Amendment/ first president assassinated