Improved transportation for western settlement
NationalRoad
Boston Tea Party was punished with the
intolerableacts
First abolitionists
quakers
Supported a strong national government
Federalists
Emancipation Proclamation freed slaves in the
Confederacy
Led to the passage of the 14th Amendment
Black Codes
Amendment 15 gave former slaves the right to
vote
Where the plantation system was expanding and growing
Lowersouth
Compromise counting a fraction of slaves for representation
Three-Fifths
Pulled Americans West in search of cheap land
ManifestDestiny
Stopped European colonization in South America
MonroeDoctrine
Discriminated against by the Know-Nothing Party; potato famine pushed them here
Irish
This invention sped up river travel and transport of goods
steamboat
His invention enabled long-distance communication
Morse
Strengthened by the Bessemer Steel Process
Railroads
Founded to avoid religious persecution
Plymouth
Founded strictly for profit
Jamestown
Made up of the first five Presidents
NewRepublic