Terms in this set (19)
Most delegates agreed that a lack of a strong executive hindered the government under the Articles of Confederation
XYZ Affair, Judiciary Act, signed "midnight judges" last day in office
Hated second term, trades with no one, embargo act
Democratic Republican, Opposite of Jefferson, War of 1812, involved
Missouri Compromise, Monroe Doctrine, "Era of Good Feeling"
John Q Adams
Indian Removal Act, "jack ass", "Age of Jackson"
"Van Ruin", Panic of 1837, Couldn't make tough decisions
Gave speech then died right after, Tippecanoe (Natives vs. WHH)
Fulfill Jackson age, Cali, Mexican war, Coast to coast
whig, "Old rough and ready",
last whig, utah and new mexico
fugitive slave act,
Racist, 29 vetoes, congress over turned him 15 times, Impeached
Ulysseus S. Grant
"Let us have peace", ended southern terrorism, conflict with natives, economic problems
Caused civil war, terrible
Republican control in white house in exchange for democratic control in states of the South "Back room deal"
Emancipation Proclamation, Civil War, 7 states seceded, whigs die out