Americas in Native American lands
Great Britain traders
War Little Turtle
II. Whiskey Rebellion
Sons of Liberty
Some argue tax too high
Some farmers fined
Farmers refuse fines/taxes
Congress had 13,000 in washington
III. Washington's Farewell
2 Terms Tired
Power to the People
Division w/ Politics
Govt. Borrow Money
I. French Louisiana
Led my General Bonaparte
Feared across Europe.
Sent troops to Louisiana first, then france replaced spain as the key european power.
French colony, St. Domingue was standing in the way
Enslaved Africans had gained their freedom by taking over the colony in the 1790s, and former slave Toussaint-Louverture ruled the island.
II. The Louisiana Purchase
Jefferson wanted to keep French from controlling New Orleans.
War was not wanted.
Napoleon wanted to sell Louisiana for many reasons
III. Mission of Discovery
Americans had not know about the american indians
They needed explorer.
President asked Meriwether Lewis.
William Clark was chosen as lieutenant.
Preparation of the journey asked for studying of plants, maps, and culture
IIII. Zebulon Pike
Zebulon Pike was sent on a mission to go west, a year after Lewis and Clark returned.
Pike led this expedition to Rockys.
I. Danger on the High Seas
Algers were pirates in the Barbary states
Britian passed act that they were allowed to seize ships carrying goods to France
France declared no one can send goods to Britian.
Impressment, or forcing to move/remove, often led to violence with different countries
II. A Trade War
US was required to inforce GB's violation of US neutrality.
Some wanted embargo, or ban of trade
December 1807 congress passed Embargo act
US wanted to help many ships by this
III. The Rise of Tecumseh