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Wanted to move capital to the south support of national debt plan
What did the Judiciary Act of 1789 create?
established first U.S. federal judiciary
established first federal court system and number of supreme court justices
provided for the appeal of certain state court decisions to the federal court
Cause of the whisky rebellion
Hamilton placed a tax on liquor
Why were people mad over alien and sedation act?
freedom of the press
What did Marbury vs. Madison do?
formed judicial review
What is Judicial Review?
supreme court has power to abolish legislative acts by declaring them unconstitutional
Name of the transaction when we bought Louisiana?
The Louisiana Purchase Treaty
Why did we go into war in the War of 1812?
Britain imposed a series of trade restrictions on colonies
What did the federalist support?
power of national gov. over states
What happened as a result of the XYZ affair?
Alien and Sedation Acts
Undeclared naval war
What did Jackson support?
Indian Removal Act
What was the Monroe Doctrine a response to?
a policy of U.S. opposition to any European interference in the affairs of the Western Hemisphere (1823)
U.S. would not interfere with current European colonies
Who did the Tariffs of Abomination help?
What did the American System do?
high tariff to support internal improvements (railroads, national banks)
What did Jackson push through by being president?
got ride of everybody and hired new people
What did the factory system need?
Why were they called 5 Civilized Tribes?
The Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole
Because they lived in European style settlements as farmers and planters
Organized forms of government
Nullification proposed the idea of what?
a states refusal to recognize an act of congress that it considers unconstitutional
What was the Whig Party in favor of?
congress over presidency
opposition to Jackson
Who supported states rights?
What contributed to the Panic of 1837?
when every bank began to accept payment only in gold/silver
run away slave
learned to read and write
North Start (newspaper)
advised blacks to fight for freedom rather then to wait for slave owners to end slavery
mentally ill reform
Elizabeth Cody Stanton
headed the first women's right convention
What established the right of workers to strike?
Annexation of Texas
lead to a war with mexico
Stephen F. Austin
"father of Texas"
defeated Santa Ana at the battle of San Jacinto
Samuel F.B Morse
Who won and lost the election of 1848?
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
ended the Mexican American War
U.S. got California, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada, Colorado, Arizona
Rio Grande as southern boundary
believed only way to protect their homeland was to form a confederacy
negotiated with British
opposed U.S. during war of 1812
attempted to form Native American Confederacy
U.S. minister to Great Britain
signed treaty on behalf of Britain and Spain (1795)
Spain gave up all lands east of Mississippi River except for Florida
recognized the 31st parallel as the southern boundary os U.S and northern boundary of FL