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James Monroe

fifth president - 2 terms, most liked thing about him was his character, hired a great cabinet and was a hands-off president

John Quincy Adams

6th pres - 1 term, Was Monroe's Sec. of State, the only president at the time not part of the VA dynasty

Andrew Jackson

7th pres- 2 terms, first to be recognized as using the spoils system, was a duelist

Rufus King

man of NY who was easily defeated for president by Monroe

Richard Rush

Sec. of State who helped settle war ships on Great lakes issue

Charles Bagot

foreign minister of GB who worked to settle Great Lakes dispute

simon bolivar

The "Liberator" from venezuela

Luis de Onis

spanish diplomat who started secret negotiations with US about FLA.

John Quincy Adams

man who wrote the monroe doctrine

Henry Clay

Creator of the American System, the compromiser, Speaker of House

John Calhoun

intro bill to fund national system of canals and roads from fed tariff money

John Calhoun

resigned as VP because he wanted to work on nullification in south

James Madison

Last act in office- veto bill for federal funding of roads/canals

DeWitt Clinton

NY politician who wanted gov to fund erie canal... "big ditch"

Robert Fulton

man who made steamboat that was 1st to carry heavy loads upstream

Samuel Slater

memorized GB spinning machine plans and traveled to US

Eli Whitney

interchangeable parts and cotton gin

Seth Thomas

applied Whitney's work to wooden clocks

James Tallmadge

NY congressman tried to amend MO statehood bill

william crawford

man of 1824 election who dropped out due to illness/stroke

John Deere

1st steel polished plow

Elias Howe

sowing machine

Isaac Singer

improved sowing machine

Francis Cabot Lowell

factory system

cyrus mccormick

mechanical reaper

Martin van buren

Jackson's 2nd VP and successor

Andrew Jackson

adopted an indian (creek) boy despite past hatred of indians


Assisted Cherokee in farming adaptation- created language and served in US army

Samuel Worcestor

assisted Cherokee in fight against GA in court

William Henry Harrison

Whig president dead 4 weeks into office

John Tyler

VP who became president #10 after previous died 4 weeks in

Nicholas Biddle

president of bank ( Jackson HATES)

Richard Mentor Johnson

Van Buren's VP

Samuel Morse

improved telegraph and created Morse Code

Samuel Colt

invented gun that could be used without re-loading

Andrew Jackson

Old Hickory

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