Marissa Lemke "Slavery"

Timeline created by Marissa Lemke
  • Louisiana Purchase

    Louisiana Purchase
    The United States bought Louisiana. The U.S paid a total of 15 million dollars, thats less than 3 cents per acre. During this purchase Thomas Jefferson was the U.S president. At this time this purchase was domestic oppisition because it was declaired unconstitutional. This event would be considered Economical, Political, and Social, because it has to do wih money, the president, and the people.
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise
    The Missouri Compromise was passed in 1820 to regulate slavery. This action prohibited slavery in the Louisiana area, except within the boundaries of Missouri. This event is considered Political.
  • Nat Turner

    Nat Turner
    Nat turner was a slave rebellion. This took place in Virgina. Led by Nat Turner slaves killed 55-65 white people, this was the highest number of death called by slaves in the south. This event was social.
  • Nullification Crisis

    Nullification Crisis
    This was a crisis during the presidensy of Andrew Jackson. In 1832 they declaired that 1828 and 1832 tariffs were unconstitutional. This event is considered economic because it involves money.
  • Mexican-American war

    Mexican-American war
    The Mexican American War was an armed conflict beween Mexico and America. This lasted until 1846-1848. So almost 2 whole years. I would consider this a political because the U.S president is the one who dealts with wars against other countries.
  • Cherokee Removal

    Cherokee Removal
    Cherokee removal, refers to the forced relocation between 1836 and 1839 of the Cherokee Nation from their lands in Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Alabama to the Indian Territory in the western United states. This event is considered Social.