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inventor of the steamboat

Robert Fulton

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men hired by Jefferson to explore the new territory

Lewis and Clark

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first Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

John Jay

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Father of the Constitution

James Madison

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those who opposed slavery

abolitionists

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inventor of the cotton gin

Eli Whitney

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famous American naval officers during the War of 1812

Lawrence and Perry

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first president of the United States

George Washington

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wrote the first dictionary in America

Noah Webster

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inventor of telegraph

Samuel Morse

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wrote "The Star-Spangled Banner"

Francis Scott Key

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American general at Battle of New Orleans

Andrew Jackson

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governor of Indiana Territory who defeated Tecumseh

William Henry Harrison

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invention that changed agriculture

McCormick Reaper

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Land purchased by Jefferson from Emperor Napoleon

Louisiana Purchase

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Foreign policy that told Europe not to meddle in American affairs

Monroe Doctrine

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"Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and inseparable"

Daniel Webster

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"Don't give up the ship!"

Captain Lawrence

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Law that inducted Maine into the Union as a free state and Missouri as a slave state

Missouri Compromise

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Year the Constitution was ratified

1789

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"That man has an ax to grind."

Benjamin Franklin

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"We have met the enemy and they are ours."

Oliver Perry

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Document that established a central government for the United States

Articles of Confederation

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Battle fought after the War of 1812 had officially ended

New Orleans

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Revolt that demonstrated the need for a stronger central government

Shays' Rebellion

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Year of the Louisiana Purchase

1803

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Native chief who led war against settlers of Indiana Territory

Tecumseh

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"To be prepared for war is one of the most effectual means of preserving peace."

George Washington

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Date for the War of 1812

1812-1814

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Document that signified the end of the War of 1812

Treaty of Ghent