November 12, 1815 - October 16, 1902
Born in New York
Well educated for her time
Met Henry Stanton (husband) through her early involvemnt in the temperance & abolition movements.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
January 3, 1793 - November 1, 1880
Met at the Internation Anti-Slavery Convention
Feburary 15, 1820 - March 13, 1906
Joined forceds in the temperance movement
Went to Female Sufferage & Women's Rights
Single women, had plenty of time to travel & do speeches.
Susan B. Anthony
August 13, 1818 - October 19, 1893
Joined women's movement
Dropped out of college
January 19, 1859 - March 9, 1947
Born in Wisconsin
Raised in Iowa
Joined women's Christian temperance union (WCTU)
Campaigning for women's sufferage
Carrie Chapman Catt
January 11, 1885 - July 9, 1977
Had a PH.D & a law degree
Lived in England & inspired women to join the women's sufferage movement.
July 18, 1879 - December 22, 1966
Born in New York
Irish Catholic family
Vassar college & Yale University
Moved to England, went to Oxford University
Joined International Anti-Slavery Convention
William Lloyd Garrison
Published Uncle Tom's Cabin - most influential novel that stirs anti-slavery sentiments.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Enslaved Afrian American preacher
Leads most significant slave uprising in American history
Him & his band of about 80 followers murdered nearly 60 whites (mostly women & children)
Hanged withover 50 of his comrades.
Congress passes ________. The Kansas-Nebraska Act
Stephen A. Douglas
Won ballte of New Orleans
President ______ sent naval flotilla & promised to send troops if South Carolina wouldn't recognize tariff.
Resigned as Vice President
Publiced secretly by ______ (South Carolina Exposition) druing the Nullification Crisis
John C. Calhoun
Educated slave-black smith who was inspired by successful Haitian slave revolt
Prosser planned an insurrection to capture Richmond & massacre white, except methodist, Quakers, Frenchman, & the poor.
Elected president of the CSA
President responded wiht the Embargo Act of 1807
Got message from Napoleon bonaparte promising to leave our ships alone & respect American's neutrality, if France & the US joined alliances.
Gave speech to US Congress recounting America's grievance agaisnt Great Britain.
Given command of American Army of Northwest
9th president of US
American Military officer
First president to die in office
William Henry Harrison
One of America's most famous ship captians before, during, & after the war of 1812.
Awaited British naval bombardment
American commander captian
Fought battle of Lake Erie on September 10, 1813.
Oliver Hazard Perry
Democratic-Republicans had planned for on of the elections to abstain from casting his second vote for _______.
New York, former US Senator
Reported on France's refusal to negotiate & spoke of the need "to place our country in a suitable posture of defense."
John Q Adams
Marbury, Chief Justice
Affixed the Great Seal on the commissions
Appointed Thomas Pinckney to be US minister (ambassador) to Great Britain in 1792.
US-September 17, 1796