Religious group; developed a representative government
Puritans
Represented freedom, a new beginning, and cheap land
WesternFrontier
Declaration of Independence author explains why we broke up
Jefferson
River route of Lewis and Clark
Missouri
Far NW corner; divided between US and Britain
Oregon
Lincoln questioned the legality of South Carolina's action
secession
Dred Scott decision resulted in its unconstitutionality
MissouriCompromise
Instigated by acts such as the Sugar Act, Stamp Act, and the Quartering Act
RevolutionaryWar
Led Confederacy at Bull Run; shot by friendly fire
StonewallJackson
Factories, canals, rivers, cities
North
Former slaves rented land from a landlord; incurred debt
sharecroppers
plantations, fertile soil, slaves
south
Profited England; expanded w/cash crop success
triangulartrade
Led by Emerson promoting individualism & nature
transcendentalism
Charleston, New York, Boston, New Orleans
ports
Marbury v. Madison decision led to judicial review an important
power