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America: A Narrative History - Seventh Ed. - Chapter 10 Title Description Reference Comment Image Bank of the United States Proposed by the first secretary of the treasury, Alexander Hamilton, the bank opened in 1791 and operated until 1811 to issue a uniform currency, make business loans, and collect tax monies. The Second Bank of the United States was chartered in 1816 but was not renewed by President Andrew Jackson twenty years later. bank notes Paper money. specie Gold or silver. Tariff of 1816 First true protective tariff, intended strictly to protect American goods against foreign competition. internal improvements In the early national period the phrase referred to road building and the development of water transportation. Daniel Webster A leading attorney who argued many famous cases in the Supreme Court. Congressman from New Hampshire and senator representing Massachusetts. Duplicate - see ch. 11 Henry Clay Whig party leader, Kentucky congressman and senator, Secretary of State under John Quincy Adams and an unsuccessful candidate for the Presidency in 1824, 1832, and 1844. John C. Calhoun
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