Democratic-Republicans: Led by Thomas Jefferson. Agricultural, State, Limited Government, French, Commoners, and South.
Federalists: Led by Hamilton. Industrial Economy, National, Expanded Government, English, Elites, and North.
Claim, Trade (state goal), Science (hidden goal).
Phase I: Preparation- crash course in DC, to Philadelphia to get instruments and supplies, to Pittsburgh to get boats.
Phase II: Mississippi- Down Ohio to recruit others, began journal, met clark at Louisville, Up Mississippi Nov 1803.
Phase III: Great Plains- Up Missouri, met with trappers, Otos, Sioux, and Mandans.
Phase IV: Rocky Mountains (hardest)- Path indeterminate, Wildlife, Weather, Food Depleted, Met Shoshones.
Phase V: Pacific- Continental divide into Idaho, Canoed downstream on the Columbia River, met Mex Perce and Clatsop (Chinook), Finish line of Pacific Nov. 1805, Spent Winter there at Ft. Clatsop.
Two Expeditions: Salt (flavor and preserve, need fuel- went to Seaside, Oregon) and Whale (fuel, diet variety, to Cannon Beach, Oregon, already gone, traded wit Indians for some).
Phase VI: Return Journey (Easiest)- Advantage (Terra Cognita, Caches, Downstream), St Louis Sept. 1806, National Celebration.
Cause I: Trade Restriction (1809 USA resume trade, condition. France first, embargoed England. War Hawks: insulted, impatient).
Cause II: Impressment (Reached apex, needed full crew for Napoleonic Wars -mistake or deliberate- War Hawks: National Honor Hurt).
Cause III: Westward Expansion (Indians: barrier, Brits: retained forts, Brits. gave guns to Indians and created alliance with them after Tippecanoe, War Hawks from South and West).
Phase I: Early Failures (Invade Canada, English counter invasion, Seize NorthWest, 1814 full English attention due to the end of the Napoleonic Wars, Sacked Capitol in Aug).
Phase II: Middle Stalemate (Lake Erie -regain-, McHenry in Sept., Canada- Erie, DC-Baltimore, Treaty of Ghent in Dec).
Phase III: Later Victory (England invaded New Orleans in Jan 1815 -no knowledge of signed treaty-, Jackson outnumbered 2:1, Night provoke then entrench, Casualties 100:1).