Nationalism Ascendant Activity HW US history

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Mona Shen 1 US History Hadden - 1 Nationalism Ascendant Activity HW 1. Election of 1800 : presidential election where Thomas Jefferson beat John Adams a. Monumental to development of U.S. as a nation because it showed to the world this nation, stemming from revolutionary independence, could thrive and succeed. b. First transfer of power between parties (Federalists to Republicans) under Constitution and, surprisingly, was peacefully done. 2. Louisiana Purchase: U.S. purchase of Louisiana Territory from Napoleon a. Doubled the size of U.S. b. Allowed for westward expansion 3. Journey of the Corps of Discovery: aka Lewis and Clark Expedition a. First American overland expedition to the Pacific coast and back b. Meant to explore what was in the newly purchased Louisiana Territory c. Laid groundwork for Westward expansion 4. War of 1812 : American victory over British forces in Canada and America a. British burn White House b. Led to rise in nationalism in U.S. c.
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course GEN 100 taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '12 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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