111808 Election

111808 Election - 1808 Election 1808 Macon’s bill#2 We...

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Unformatted text preview: 1808 Election 1808 Macon’s bill #2 * We will trade with either France or England * Whoever rescinds their economic policies first! * * * * Choose me! Napoleon was first at raising his hand! We don’t trade with England Bank is gone! BUS was chartered for 20 years Up for renewal in 1811 WAR HAWKS!!!! War Hawks The War of 1812:Land Operations George Stanley Tecumseh and the Prophet Tecumseh “The two men were a study in contrast.” * “Tecumseh was tall, handsome, proud, courageous and reliable; “Tecumseh * Tecumseh was the more powerful orator, the greater warrior and the more influential politician. * * * * * Battle of Tippecanoe Battle William Henry Harrison “Old Tippecanoe” Tecumseh was defeated Moved them to Illinois Expansionism! Let’s take Florida too! The Southern War Hawks go wild too! * 1.Order’s in Council * 2.Impressments Let’s make a list * 3.Forts in the NW territory * 4.Inciting the Indians to wage war * 5.Expansionism War of 1812 * Madison * Clinton? Election of 1812 Most of the war is on the coastline War of 1812 * Indians… again * Andrew Jackson to the rescue * Defeated Indians at Horseshoe Bend * Savagely killed men, women and children * Now… * Go to New Orleans August August * Attack on Washington DC * Burned it to the ground Dolley Madison * Three o'clock. -- Will you believe it, my sister? we have had a battle, or skirmish, near Bladensburg, and here I am still, within sound of the cannon! skirmish, Mr. Madison comes not. May God protect us! Two messengers, covered with Mr. dust, come to bid me fly; but here I mean to wait for him... At this late hour a dust, wagon has been procured, and I have had it filled with plate and the most wagon valuable portable articles, belonging to the house. Our kind friend, Mr. valuable Carroll, has come to hasten my departure, and in a very bad humor with me, Carroll, because I insist on waiting until the large picture of General Washington is because secured, and it requires to be unscrewed from the wall. This process was secured, found too tedious for these perilous moments; I have ordered the frame to be found broken, and the canvas taken out. It is done! and the precious portrait placed broken, in the hands of two gentlemen of New York, for safe keeping. Most of the war is on the coastline Most “Our flag was still there!” * * * * Francis Scott Key “The Star Spangled Banner” Back of a letter that he had in his pocket Made our national anthem in 1931 “The Star Spangled Banner” “The By Francis Scott Key By * * * * * * * * * * * * Oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light What so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming? Whose broad stripes and bright stars thru the the perilous fight, O'er the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming? perilous And the rocket's red glare, the bombs bursting in air, Gave proof through the And night that our flag was still there. Oh, say does that star-spangled banner night yet wave O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave? yet We got a hero! We * Battle of New Orleans * January 8, 1815 One problem. The war is over! Treaty of Ghent December 24, 1814 Prewar State- status quo ante bellum Prewar ante On paper, it was as if the war had never been fought. On READ—Hartford Convention C-go online R-160 Nationalism Whooped up on the Brits, again!!!! Did it without the French USA can’t get enough of themselves! ...
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