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Ch. 9 APUSH

AP US History. Ch. 9
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Franchise
Franchise extended - more people were given the right to vote, even men who owned no land....
Dorr Rebellion
Rhode Island's legislature was conservative and blocked all efforts to reform. Thomas Dorr...
Second Party System
Since the 1840's, two major political parties have managed to eliminated all competition. Democrats...
Conventions
A meeting of party delegates elected in state primaries, caucuses, or conventions that is held...
Nullification
ideas from madison and jefferson (virginia and kentucky resolutions) and 10th amendment; since...
Panic of 1837
When Jackson was president, many state banks received government money that had been withdrawn...
Nicholas Biddle
He was an American financier who was also president of the Bank of the United States. He was...
Cherokee Nation vs Georgia
In 1831 the US Supreme Court issued a decision that defined Native Americans as "domestic dependant...
Charles River Bridge vs Warren Bridge
1837 - Supreme Court ruled that a charter granted by a state to a company cannot work to the...
Anti-Masons
Third political party that developed during the campaign of 1832 because of the debate between...
"Five Civilized Tribes"
A terms used by whites referring to the Cherokees, Creeks, Choctaws, Chicksaws, and Semonoles...
Maysville Road Bill
1830 - The Maysville Road Bill proposed building a road in Kentucky (Clay's state) at federal...
Veto
1832 - Jackson, in his veto message of the recharter of the Second Bank of the U.S., said that...
Recharter Bill
The Bank of the United States was chartered by Congress in 1791; it held government funds and...
Specie Circular
1863 - The Specie Circular, issued by President Jackson July 11, 1836, was meant to stop land...
Robert Hayne Debate
1829-1830- lasted for 9 days 1. over the sale of western land- south allied with the west 2....
Locosfocos
They were a radical faction of the Democratic Party that existed from 1835 until the mid-1840s....
Penny Press
inexpensive, widely circulated papers that became popular in the 19th century first American...
Soft Money
people who want more money in circulation, issue money unbacked by gold/silver. believers...
Ashburton-Webster Treaty
Ashburton-Webster Treaty (Treaty of Washington), 9 August 1842, negotiated by Alexander Baring,...
Black Hawk
leader of a faction of Sauk and Fox Indians. Supported by part of the two tribes, Black Hawk...
Osceola
born c. 1804, Georgia, U.S. died Jan. 30, 1838, Charleston, S.C. American Indian...
Indian Territory
originally “all of that part of the United States west of the Mississippi, and not within...
Great American Desert (Great Plains)
Plains Indians are popularly regarded as the typical American Indians. They were essentially...
"Log Cabin and Hard Cider"
Capitalizing on voters’ distress over the severe economic depression caused by the panic...
Hard Money
Hard Money is specie, that is, gold and silver coin.Those who favored hard money have at different...
Old Northwest
The surviving British traders, however, wanted the Northwest set aside as Native American land,...


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