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Farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against Hamilton's excise tax on whiskey; the army, led by Washington, put down the rebellion; showed that the new government under the Constitutio
President Washington gave advice to the country 1) stay neutral in foreign affairs 2) stay out of debt 3) avoid sectionalism 4) avoid political parties
Allowed the president to deport foreigners who were a threat to the country
Allowed the president to imprison or fine those who criticized the government
Declared the Alien and Sedition Acts as unconstitutional
Thomas Jefferson defeated John Adams in this election; it was the first time power was passed from one party to another
Land deal between France and the U.S. that doubled the size of the country in 1803
Men sent to explore the Louisiana Territory
Court case that gave the Supreme court the power of judicial review that permitted them to declare laws unconstitutional
War started because of impressment; second war between Britain and the U.S.
It was decided Missouri entered as a slave state and Maine entered as a free state and all states North of the 36th parallel were free states and all South were slave states.
It stated that the Western Hemisphere is closed to European interference.
The average American citizen, whose concerns are represented in government. Andrew Jackson portrayed himself as the champion of this group
Fight over the tariff policy of the Federal Government during Jackson's presidency which prompted South Carolina to threaten to cancel the tariffs and possibly secede
Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Seminole, Creek
Forced relocation of Native Americans
The name given to the Cherokee path where thousands of Native Americans died.
'King of the South'
South had these large farms with many slaves
Region with few railroads
Region with many factories
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Slave revolt that increased division between African Americans and whites and led to harsher slave codes
Right to vote
Belief that the U.S. was ordained by God to spread from the Atlantic to the Pacific Oceans
Region that used the telegraph effectively during the Civil War
Brought many Americans to California in search of wealth
A 1853 treaty in which the US bought from Mexico territory of what is now S. Arizona and S. New Mexico.
Territory in the Northwest where there was rich farmland, great forests, fishy rivers, & a good climate. Every family got about 640 acres of land. It was a place to improve your li
Different parts of the country developing unique and separate cultures (as the North, South and West). This often led to conflict.
State that was annexed by the U.S. in 1845; formerly a part of Mexico
to annex means to
treaty in 1848 took Texas and California and Arizona and New Mexico and Nevada and Utah and part of Colorado and paid Mexico $15,000,000.
to cede means to
invention that led to the increased demand of slavery
former slave who became a key abolitionist, writer, and speaker
female former slave and abolitionist; became an author and speaker
Susan B. Anthony and Elizabeth Cady Stanton fought suffrage for this group
network of routes in the south that helped slaves to freedom in the North and to Canada
known as 'Moses of our people' to African Americans, helped lead many slaves to freedom
Forced the return of runaway slaves to the south as part of the Compromise of 1850
Today is the 150th Anniversary of one of the most famous and tragic events in U.S. History. What is it?

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