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The Age of Jefferson 1801-1816
Transcript of The Age of Jefferson 1801-1816
The Election of 1800
Small Federal Government
Opposed National Bank
Emphasis on agriculture
Large Federal Government
Favored National Bank
Emphasis on Manufacturing and Trade
I'm really strong!!!
Jefferson wants to reduce the role of government.
Marbury v. Madison
wealthy and educated.
Federalists possess their equal rights, which laws protect.
We are all Republicans,
We are all Federalists.
Jefferson supported the French Revolution. .....
Might bring revolutionary change.
The power of the Supreme Court to decide whether acts of a President or laws passed by Congress are constitutional.
The Louisiana Purchase
1795 - Washington sent Thomas Pinckney to negotiate with Spain.
Spain agrees to allow Americans to ship goods down the Mississippi and store goods in the City of New Orleans.
Port City of New Orleans
signs a treaty and
Jefferson is worried.
Toussaint Leads Revolt
Boots out France
signs treaty with
Prime Minister Talleyrand
the size of U.S.
Napoleon is happy.
I now have money to pay for my wars.
helps Lewis and Clark
Lewis and Clark Expedition
1. Discover the Northwest Passage
2. Document the geography and plant and animal life.
3. Meet Indian tribes and extend U.S. friendship.
Today we met several Native Americans and marveled at the broad land, beautiful mountains and bountiful wildlife.
Furs with Native Americans
Ginseng with China
New Threats From Overseas
War with Tripoli
Pirates captured ships! Barbary States force tribute payments.
Jefferson refuses to pay increased tribute.
Tripoli declares war.
Officer Decatur disables the captured American ship Philadelphia. Pirates lose out!
Marines launch surprise attack and ends war.
British seize sailors and force them into
Jefferson and Congress pass the
forbade Americans to export or import goods
sneak goods in and out of the country
Road to War
move into the Northwest Territory and
take Native American lands
Little Turtle leads Miami Nation to victory against settlers.
General Wayne wins fight at Fallen Timbers.
Treaty of Greenville
Miami Indians give up land that would become part of Ohio.
Wanted to unite Native Americans and
the Indian nations into a
boot out white invaders.
William Henry Harrison leads an attack at Tippecanoe. However...
The Prophet led a surprise attack on Harrison's troops. No clear victory.
Whites celebrate, believe it's a major victory.
They built a village near Tippecanoe Creek.
Journey to the spirit world. Learned path that Indians must take.
The War Hawks
To take Florida from Spain
Members of Congress from the South and West who called for war against Britain. Had a strong sense of
(pride in our country).
reason for war...
To end British aid to Native Americans in the West
To demonstrate the strength of the United States
To stop British seizure of American ships
To seize Canada
Some members of Congress oppose war.
Madison gives in to war fever.
War is declared!
War in the West
American General William Hull
attempts to invade
British General Isaac Brock
with scare tatics.
Canadians don't welcome Americans
Fighting at Sea
Since there were
few regular troops
, the government
relied on volunteers
reduced spending on defense
the United States was
not ready for war
The British attempt to block ports.
Not enough to win the war
Battle of Lake Erie
Captain Oliver Hazard Perry
Americans Win Battle
Battle of New Orleans
Jackson Wins Victory Again!
Peace at Last
The Treaty of Ghent
- prewar conditions restored, but many Americans had more pride in country.
Andrew Jackson Wins
ensure all people have the same rights
Jefferson's Personal Style
wore casual clothes
(shows President is ordinary person)
Jefferson Inaugural Address
14 years to become citizens.
NO Voting for YOU!
for critizing the government.
Also Feared Jefferson might punish them for...
Federalist made Federal Government too big!
Jefferson Reduction Plan
Government should play a small role.
Programs Cut (Reduced)
decreased size of departments
cut federal budget
asked to repeal whiskey tax
Sedition Act (expired) pardoned jailed people
Wanted Alien Act changed back
Kept Bank of U.S.
Continued to pay off state debt
Let Federalist keep jobs
Last night as President, Adams appt. Marbury as Justice.
Jefferson orders Madison not to deliver.
Marbury sues Madison.
Case goes to Supreme Court
Judiciary Act was unconstiutional
a long journey or voyage of exploration
practice of forcing people into service
The Battle the Thames
The USS Constitution beats the British!
Washington D.C. Burns!