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New, circus-like method of nominating presidential candidates that involved wider participation but usually left effective control in the hands of party bosses
Small, short-lived third political party that originated a new method of nominating presidential candidates in the election campaign of 1831-1832
Contemptuous Jacksonian term for the alleged political deal by which Clay threw his support to Adams in exchange for a high cabinet office
The popular idea that public offices should be handed out on the basis of political support rather than special qualifications
Theory promoted by John C. Calhoun and other South Carolinians taht said states had the right to disregard federal laws to which they objected
Bank of the United States
The "moneyed monster" that Clay tried to preserve and that Jackson killed with his veto in 1832
Ritualistic secret societies that became the target of a momentarily powerful third party in 1832
Religiously believers, originally attracted to the Anti-Masonic party and then to the Whigs, who sought to use political power for moral and religious reforms
Cherokee, Chikasaw, Choctaw, Seminoles, or Creek
Any two of the southeastern Indian peoples who were removed to Oklahoma.
Trail of Tears
The sorrowful path along which thousands of southeastern Indians were removed to Oklahoma
Anti-Jackson political party that generally stood for national community and an activist government
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