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Federalist Era Vocabulary
people, places, acts, things in the federalist era
Terms in this set (25)
3rd president, secretary of state in Washington's Presidency
Secretary of the treasury while Washington's Presidency - created economic policies
Was secretary of war during Washington's Presidency
Attorney general during Washington's presidency
Washington nominated him to lead the supreme court as cheif justice
the amount the nations government owes
powers that were suggested but not directly stted in the constitution
gave president authority to deport individuals whom he considered threat to US
made it a crime to write, print, utter, or publish criticism of the president/government.
He was the second president of the United States and a Federalist.. Severely hurt the popularity of the Federalist party and himself
Bank of United States
a national bank funded by the federal government and wealthy investors started by Alexander Hamilton
Battle of Fallen Timbers
battle between American and native American forces in 1794 over Ohio Territory that led to the defeat of the Native Americans
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing a list of individual rights and liberties, such as freedom of speech, religion, and the press.
Led by Thomas Jefferson, believed people should have political power, favored strong state governments
This party firmly believed the national government should be strong.
British practice of taking American sailors and forcing them into military service
the branch of the United States government responsible for the administration of justice
Allowed free navigation of the Mississippi, gave the United States
a government tax on imports or exports
Treaty of Greenville
Indans gave up land (what is now Ohio and Indiana) for promise of money and peace
Virginian, patriot, general, and president. Lived at Mount Vernon. Led the Revolutionary Army in the fight for independence. First President of the United States.
a protest over a tax on liquor made and sold in the United States
An insult to the American delegation when they were supposed to be meeting French foreign minister, Talleyrand, but instead were asked to pay a bribe, lend money and apologize
Election of 1800
The two Democratic-Republicans Thomas Jefferson tied with each other. Jefferson was finally chosen as president. Burr became vice-president. This led to the 12th Amendment, which requires the president and vice-president of the same party to run on the same ticket.
1803 purchase of the Louisiana territory from France. Made by Jefferson, this doubled the size of the US.
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