Andrew Jackson (Nullification crisis (The Idea of secession started (Would…
The Idea of secession started
South Carolina was first
Would happen if the gov came to collect tariffs
The tariff was lowered in 1833
Ships were sent to Charlestown
The use of soldiers to collect tariffs was permitted by congress
Violence never started
States were attempting to nullify federal law
The question of who was really in charge started
The sharing of power between the states and the central gov.
Latter led to the Civil War
Battle WIth Bank of U.S
Removal of all federal funds from the bank
Jefferson wanted to make the bank unneccessary
Near bankruptcy of the Government
After the removal of funds
Jefferson spent the money so it couldn't be in a bank
We had no money left to fall back on
Jefferson hated banks
He was a southern farmer and did not trust them
Indian Removal Act
"Trail of Tears"
Moved natives from their lands into Oklahoma
Many tribes were originally in the south east
Oklahoma was considered useless land
Nothing could grow there
There were not any domesticated animals
The climate was very different from the lands that they were removed from
High Death tolls
Disease was rampant
They couldn't get food
Tribes were forced to live close together regardless of diplomatic history
Claimed the Natives were not "civilized"
Rules for being 'civilized'
Needed a standard currency
It was virtually impossible for the natives to be 'civilized
It was a racist classification
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Needed a strict hierarchy with an established leader
Needed a written Language
Indians were taught how to "be white"
They had to eat food provided for them by the government
They were given "proper" white names
They had to learn English
They were not allowed to participate in the tribal cerimonies