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Unformatted text preview: fighter * living in a log cabin and drinking cider * in contrast to an aristocratic champagne-sipping Van Buren Old Tippecanoe wins! Harrison * Indian fighter * Wealthy * 67 years old * Was to be used as a figurehead by Clay and Webster * (Webster-Sec of State) * Caught a cold * Died We’ll use Tyler instead! We have been saved by pneumonia! * “Democrat in Whig’s clothing” Aroostook War (1839) * Canadians and US almost went to war over disputed land in Maine Webster-Ashburton Treaty War of the maps * America was not supposed to get this...
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- Fall '11
- Martin Van Buren, William Henry Harrison, Van Buren, Whig Party, log cabin