Evolution Era

 

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Evolution Era: 1801 - 1828
The United States History articles in this section on the Evolution Era relate to the important events, famous people and dates from 1801 - 1828. The Evolution Era saw the nation fight against the British again in the War of 1812. It was an era of discovery and expansion when the nation negotiated the Louisiana Purchase of 1803 and embarked on exploration of the country with the Lewis and Clark Expedition. The country was evolving and constructing transportation routes via roads,  canals and the railroads. New cities sprang up along the way and Henry Clay developed the 'American System'. The contentious issues between the Free States & Slave States were subject to debate. The period ended with the Era of Good Feelings. The leaders of America who were elected president during the Evolution Era were Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe and John Quincy Adams.

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
Find interesting facts, history and important information about United States History from 1801 - 1828 in the Evolution Era with a short summary and definition followed by detailed info about each of these important historical events.

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
This article about the Evolution Era in United States History is presented in a unique way by linking the most famous events in the Evolution era of 1801 - 1828 with the presidents who were in power during the time when these important events in American history occurred. An easy way to discover facts, dates and information about the Important historical events in each of the Presidencies that occured during the Evolution Era of United States history that spanned from 1801 - 1828.

President Thomas Jefferson and the Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
Important events in United States History during the presidency of Thomas Jefferson includes the Judiciary Act of 1801, Louisiana Purchase, 1803, Lewis and Clark Expedition, 12th Amendment, 1804, Embargo Act and the Outrage on the Chesapeake Frigate - United States History for Kids:

 

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
Thomas Jefferson Presidency (1801-1805) & (1805-1809)

President Thomas Jefferson

Facts, biography, accomplishments and biography of the life of Thomas Jefferson and summaries of important events during his presidency.

  
Judiciary Act of 1802Also referred to as the Midnight Judges Act.
  
Louisiana Purchase, 1803828,000 square miles, was sold by France to the US for 15 million dollars
  
Lewis and Clark ExpeditionThe Lewis and Clark Expedition helped by Sacajawea from the Missouri River  to the Columbia River.
  
Aaron Burr duelAlexander Hamilton, first Secretary of the Treasury, was shot dead by Vice President Aaron Burr
  
Steamboats of the 1800'sSteamboats revolutionized river travel and trade in the southern states
  
12th Amendment, 1804Election of the President and Vice President
  
Non-Intercourse Act, 1809Backfired and strangled American overseas trade
  
Barbary Wars and PiratesThe war was fought along the coast of North Africa by African Pirates of the Barbary States
 
US History in 1800's - Population, Cities and Travel
 
Embargo Act and the USS Chesapeake - HMS Leopard incident

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828 - Thomas Jefferson Presidency

President James Madison and the Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
Important events in United States History during the presidency of James Madison includes the Non-Intercourse Act, 1809, the War of 1812, the burning of Washington DC, the Creek War, the construction of the Cumberland Road, the Hartford Convention and the Treaty of Ghent - United States History for Kids:

 

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
James Madison Presidency (1809-1813) & (1813-1817)

President James Madison

Facts, biography, accomplishments and biography of the life of James Madison and summaries of important events during his presidency.

  
The War of 1812The short War between the US and Great Britain that resulted in a stalemate.
  
Facts about the War of 1812Reasons and 20 facts about the War of 1812
  
Burning of Washington DCThe Burning of Washington DC by the British during the War of 1812
  
The History of the Star Spangled BannerFrancis Scott Key wrote the poem after the British bombardment of Fort McHenry
  
Meaning and Lyrics of the Star Spangled BannerThe Meaning of Star Spangled Banner Lyrics Verse by Verse
  
Hartford ConventionThe secret meeting of Federalists in Hartford, Connecticut
  
Treaty of GhentThe Treaty of Ghent ended the War of 1812
  
Protective Tariff of 1816Attempt to persuade Americans to buy home produced goods
  
Construction of the Cumberland Road20 interesting facts about the building of the Cumberland Road
  
History of the TurnpikesThe history of Turnpikes and Toll roads
  
Barbary Wars and Pirates - Second Barbary WarThe Second of the Barbary Wars was fought in North Africa during1815
  
Second Bank of the United StatesSecond Bank of the United States to manage the colossal war debt amounted during the War of 1812

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828 - James Madison Presidency

 

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President James Monroe and the Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
Important events in United States History during the presidency of James Monroe includes the Era of Good Feeling (1815-1824), the 49th parallel, set as the border with Canada, the Florida Treaty, 1819, the Missouri Compromise and the Monroe Doctrine, 1823 - United States History for Kids:

 

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
James Monroe Presidency (1817-1821) & (1821-1825)

President James Monroe

Facts, biography, accomplishments and biography of the life of James Monroe and summaries of important events during his presidency.

  
Era of Good Feelings (1815-1824)The period of political stability
  
Henry Clay and the 'American System' Facts about Henry Clay and the economic plan called the 'American System'
  
Rush-Bagot TreatyThe Rush-Bagot Treaty demilitarized the Great Lakes region
  
The 1818 Convention - 49th parallelThe Convention of 1818 when the 49th parallel was set as the border with Canada.
  
Purchase of Florida - Adams Onis TreatyAdams Onis Treaty gave Florida to the U.S. and set out a boundary with New Spain (Mexico).
  
Santa Fe Trail20 Interesting facts about the 900 miles route from Independence, Missouri, to Santa Fe
  
The Missouri CompromiseThe Missouri Compromise was a settlement reached between the pro-slavery and anti-slavery factions on the extension of slavery into new territories.
  
Free States & Slave StatesCheck out the Underground Railway Map for details of the Free States and Slave States
  
Panic of 1819Read about the many causes of the financial panic of 1819
  
The Monroe Doctrine, 1823The Monroe Doctrine defined the foreign policy of the United States for many years
  

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828 - James Monroe Presidency

President John Quincy Adams and the Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
Important events in United States History during the presidency of John Quincy Adams includes the Erie Canal, the Tariff of Abominations 1828 and the Baltimore & Ohio railroad and railroads in the 1800s - United States History for Kids:

 

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828
John Quincy Adams Presidency (1825-1829)

President John Quincy Adams

Facts, biography, accomplishments and biography of the life of John Quincy Adams and summaries of important events during his presidency.

  
The Erie CanalThe Erie Canal stretched for 363 miles linking the Great Lakes with the Atlantic Ocean.
  
Railroads in the 1800sLearn about the fascinating history of the early railroads
  
The Horse CarThe early form of public transport in the cities
  
General Survey Act of 1824The General Survey Act authorized the president to have surveys made of important transportation routes.
  
The 1828 Tariff of AbominationsThe Tariff of Abominations was the name given by its southern opponents to the Tariff of 1828
  
South Carolina ExpositionJohn C. Calhoun, vice president under John Quincy Adams, wrote the document in opposition to the Tariff of Abominations
  
The Gag RuleThe Gag Rule that banned petitions calling for the Abolition of Slavery
  

Evolution Era: United States History from 1801 - 1828 - John Quincy Adams Presidency

Crash Course in American History: Summaries of Events in the Evolution Era
A fast overview, or crash course in American History, during the Evolution Era can be obtained from the interesting and important articles on United States History for Kids that can be found in the section. There are summaries and definitions of the key historical events for each of the presidencies of the Evolution Era from 1801 - 1828.

United States History for Kids: Video of US Presidents
The articles in the Evolution section of United States History for Kids website provides historical facts and information about the important historical events that occurred from 1801 - 1828. The following video will give you additional important facts, history and dates about the personal and political lives of all the US Presidents of the New Nation Era, adding to your knowledge of United States History.

 

 

Evolution Era: 1801 - 1828
 
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