1800-1876

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In History
  • Library of Congress

    The U.S. Library of Congress was found, serves the U.S. Congress
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson was elected as 3rd U.S. president
  • Louisiana Purchase Treaty

    The Louisiana Purchase Treaty was signed in April 30, 1803. This was a purchase from France by the U.S. over 828,000 square miles.
  • Slave Trade Act of 1807

    Abolition of slave trade
  • James Madison (4th President)

    Advocate for a strong federal government, composed first drafts of the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights.
  • James Monroe (5th President)

    Crafted the Monroe Doctrine, a contribution to the foreign policy.
  • John Quincy Adams (6th President)

    Fought against the expansion of slavery, known for being one of the greatest diplomat.
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    Expedition (Lewis and Clark)

    The first expedition toward the west, held councils with Indians, involving military parades, handed out peace medals, flags, and gifts, delivered speeches, promised trade, and requested peace.
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    War of 1812

    Conflict between the U.S. and Great Britain over maritime rights.
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    American Civil War

    A four year war between the U.S. and 11 Southern states (Union vs. Confederates).