A group of states met here for weeks discussing their grievances and their want

A group of states met here for weeks discussing their

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A group of states met here for weeks, discussing their grievances and their want for redress of wrong doings The Convention was less radical than alarmists claimed it to be, with their conclusion being quite moderate They demanded financial assistance from Washington and proposed constitutional amendment. Delegates sought to abolish the 3/5ths clause, to limit presidents to a single term, and to prohibit the election of two successive presidents from the same states The envoys of these messages arrived in Washington during the news of victories during the war, causing the envoys to shrink away from delivery
The Hartford resolutions were the death dirge for the Federalist party Until 1815, there was still talk of secession from the Union in New England The Second War for American Independence The War of 1812 was a small war, involving 6,000 Americans deaths Madison attempted to invade Canada with 5,000 men, having huge consequences on America The Republic would resist grievous wrongdoings with sword in hand Other nations developed a new respect for America The events of the war revealed the folly of sectional disunity War heroes emerged from the war, two becoming presidents, those being Andrew Jackson and William Henry Harrison Natives were forced to give up land North of the Ohio river The War of 1812 was regarded as the Second Revolutionary War economically and diplomatically Canadian patriotism and nationalism increased after the war, feeling betrayed by the Treaty of Ghent, and there were arms races on the lakes In 1817, the races were completely blocked by the Rush-Bagot agreement Better relations brought down the last border fortifications in the 1870’s After Napoleons loss in Waterloo, Europe slumped into a peace of exhaustion The American people were unaffected by European developments They focused on building their democracy and expanding westward Nascent Nationalism Nationalism was a heightened side effect of the war Americans emerged as one due to the war A national literature was born from the nationalism Textbooks were being written by Americans for Americans A revived bank of the U.S. was voted on by Congress in 1816 Washington was rebuilt, the Navy squashed pirates in North Africa, and ten thousand more soldiers were admitted to the army "The American System" Nationalism manifested itself in manufacturing, with Americans taking pride in their factories When the hostilities ended in 1815, British competitors dumped the contents of their bulging warehouses on the U.S. This was an attempt to undercut American industries still being born Nationalist congress passed the Tariff of 1816 on British imports to protect American industries Henry Clay came up with the American system, named that by 1824
It was a 3-part system, beginning with a strong banking system, a protective tariff was advocated, and a network of roads and canals would be established from the tariff money.

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