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AP United Stated History
Marburg vs. Madison
The first decision made by the Supreme Court to declare a law unconstitutional.
The first colony of British settlers. Capitan John Smith thought “he who shall not work shall not eat”, and Lord De La Warr imposed harsh military regime.
Farmers were loosing their farms due to high taxes and there was a rebellion led by Daniel Shays. (Shays Rebellion)
A name for the anti-federalists from their Federalist opponents.
A proclamation made by James Monroe that warned European countries not to get involved in American political matters
Quakers vs. Puritans
Quakers had no religious leaders and felt like no one should tell them how to worship. Puritans were about becoming pure and simplicity.
Albany Plan of the Union
Unity plan that began the slogan “join or die”
Dates for: Burr Conspiracy, Election of 1800, LA Purchase, and Marburg vs. Madison
1804, 1800, 1803, 1803
Great conservative political theorist and stout champion of the American Cause.
Boston Tea Party
Rebellion of American colonists against the new taxes especially the tax on tea
A statement that showed women as homemakers and mothers.
A revolt caused by high taxes and resentment against the special privileges of the Governor.
Loose vs. strict constitution
An ongoing debate on the constitution. Hamilton wanted loose, Jefferson wanted strict.
Louisiana Purchase and Manifest Destiny
Virginia and Kentucky Resolutions
Resolutions passed in repose to Alien and Sedition Acts.
Bill of Rights
The first 10 amendments in the Constitution
Hamilton’s Financial Policies
Hamilton created a financial plan that would create a national bank, pay off war debts, and put a tariff on exported goods.
Waterways and Cannels
Mostly in the north were cannels, but the Mississippi River was a great waterway for the south
A former slave who was a self-educated abolitionist
Colleges and Universities
Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Brown, Dartmouth
Ralph Emerson, Henry Thoreau, people who believed in science and nature
Federalist paper 10
An essay written by Monroe to address the question about how to deal with factions
France was upset with Jays Treaty, so Pres Adams sent John Marshall to negotiate and France demanded a bribe, which ended in the creation of the Navy
Reasons for Moving West
Manifest Destiny, Oregon Territory, California
To abolish slavery
Sent from England to earn their fare back. Had to work for x amount of years.
Virginia and Maryland
¾ of all immigrants and also employed the head right system
Ethnic Settlement Colonies
Switzerland’s, scoots, Irish, African Slaves, Europeans, Dutch, Jews, Norwegians, ect.
American System Manufacturing
War of 1812 boomed the manufacturing with new inventions like interchanging parts and mass production
Charles River Bridge Supreme Court Ruling
The company was granted a charter to construct a bridge, but the contract was broken
Belief that people should come back to nature and not be over involved in the new things of the world.
Black codes were a series of laws that regulated the affairs of emancipated slaves
Antebellum Economic differences between the north and the south
North’s economy was based on Factories and Industries, while the South was based on slave labor and agriculture.
A founding father that invented electricity. He was a really smart person that helped out in the political house
Ann Dudley Bradstreet
New England’s first Published Poet
Congressional powers under the constitution
No power to tax, regulate commerce.
French Indian War
Uncle Toms Cabin
Political book written about slaves by HBS
1850 Republican Party Platform
Decided whether Missouri would be a slave state or free state
Antebellum Treatment of slaves in the south
The freedom Bureau, and the KKK
Colonization of New York
Noted for her strong religious convictions and her stand against the orthodox church
The Great Awakening
Religious revival in America
Foundation of African American Culture after the Civil War
Role of France and Brittan during the Civil War
Kansas Nebraska Act
Created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, one slave and one free
Railroads in 1850
Technological improvements, faster travel
This ordinance declared power of the state that the federal tariffs of 1828 and 1832 were unconstitutional
A political party would give government jobs to their voters after they won as a reward
Adams Onis Treaty
Purchase of Florida
“City on A Hill”
Massachusetts Bay Colony would be a city on a hill to the world according to Winthrop
Salem Witch Trials
Compromise of 1850
Compromise about slaves
Dread Scott vs. Stanford
Established that slaves would never be citizens and had no rights in the constitution
Officially outlawed Slavery
Southern Women vs. English Women
Southern bells and English mothers
Women in Chesapeake
Indentures servants who usually married and worked on small plantations
Battle Of Saratoga
Key turning point in the Revolutionary war
The south name because cotton was the cash crop of the south
Cult of domesticity
The nature of women’s work shifts. It was for women’s rights
British immigrant who made political cartoons and wrote common sconce
Weakness of the AoF
No separation of powers, congress had no power to tax, states were more powerful than gov. congress could not regulate commerce.
He was a white non aristocratic North Carolina that hated blacks and slavery
Abe Lincoln’s view of the Defeated COnfed
If they did not return to the union, their slaves would still end up free
Father of photojournalism and a publisher and historian
Immigration 1820’s – 0850
Irish, Germans, Mexicans, Scandinavians, Italians, Hungarians
All public lands must be purchased with hard money not bank notes
White Blackish during reconstruction
Seneca Falls Convention
All men and women are created equal
NW ordinance of 1787
Said that to become a state there needed to be 60000 or more people
Know nothing party
Opposed immigration and the election of Roman Catholic
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
End of the Mexican was and gave Texas to the US
States in the Confederacy
SC, MI, FL, AL, GA, LO, TX, VI, AK, TN, NC
No denying citizenship