U.S. History Week 19 vocabulary
Vocabulary between war of 1812 and the civil War
5th President of the U.S. 1817-1825 acquired Florida from Spain; declared Monroe Doctrine to keep foreign powers out.
Era of Good Feelings
period of strong nationalism, economic growth, expansion, and fewer partisan conflicts
John C. Calhoun
South Carolina Senator - advocate for state's rights, limited government, and nullification
Economic program advanced by Henry Clay that included support for a national bank, high tariffs, and internal improvements; emphasized strong role for federal government in the economy.
The Panic of 1819
economic depression in the US that was caused by over speculation in Western lands by the US Bank.
Allowed Missouri to enter the union as a slave state, Maine to enter the union as a free state, prohibited slavery north of latitude 36˚ 30' within the Louisiana Territory (1820)
1817; The US and British agreed to set limits on the number of naval vessels each could have on the Great Lakes.
Spain ceded Florida to the United States and gave up its claims to the Oregon Territory
A statement of foreign policy which proclaimed that Europe should not interfere in affairs within the United States or in the development of other countries in the Western Hemisphere
an American inventor who developed the cotton gin. Also contributed to the concept of interchangeable parts that were exactly alike and easily assembled or exchanged
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