Unit 5: Age of Jackson,

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Unit 5: Age of Jackson,"

Transcription

1 Unit 5: Age of Jackson,

2 Democracy and the Common Man Alexis de Tocqueville (French writer and visitor to the US) and others from Europe were amazed by the informal manners, democratic attitudes, and equality they witnessed in America

3 Godey s Lady s Book Vogue of it s time for all ladies to copy latest styles More equality, except Who s left out? Self-made man was the hero of the age

4 Expansion of Suffrage no longer just the wealthy elite involved in politics more lower and middle class voters than ever before Universal male suffrage Party nominating conventions Popular election of the president electors chosen by voters rather than legislature

5 Rise of Third- Parties More elected offices Popular campaigning Two-Party System national scale

6 Rotation of office Spoils Spoils system rewarding party loyalty with government jobs Rotation Rotation in office pros and cons? Both Both of the above affirmed the democratic ideal that one man was as good as another

7 Revolution of 1828 Jackson elected after the Corrupt Bargain and election of John Quincy Adams in 1824 Campaigns both included MUDSLINGING and personal attacks on candidates and their wives Due to the awkward circumstances surrounding their marriage, unfortunately some elements of the story of Rachel and Andrew's marriage were true according to the law. Rachel and Andrew were living as husband and wife for two years before they found out that her first husband had actually never completed the divorce. Meanwhile, Jackson supporters were by no means innocent. Adams was accused of installing gambling tables in the White House at the public expense, of padding his expense account, and even of pimping women for the Tsar of Russia

8 THREE TIMES the number of voters than last election

9 Second Party System 1. Democratic Party favored local rule, limited government, free trade, equal opportunities (White males) -opposed monopolies, national bank, high tariffs, and high land prices Supported by southerners, westerners, small farmers, urban workers Jackson s Party

10 2. Whig Party (Anti-Jackson) favored Clay s American System, national bank, federal funding for internal improvements, protective tariff Opposed immorality, crime, blamed immigrants Supported by New Englanders, mid-atlantic, upper Middle-West, Protestants, middle class urban professionals

11 Presidency of Andrew Jackson Common man? extraordinary ordinary man self-made man Kitchen Cabinet Peggy Eaton Affair More vetoes than all previous presidents Internal improvements and states rights: The Maysville Road veto Jackson vetoed rival Clay s plan because it was wholly within one state (Kentucky)

12

13 Indian Removal Act (1830) Jackson convinces best solution for land-hungry citizens Native Americans would move west of the Mississippi with help of Bureau of Indian Affairs to Oklahoma territory

14 Worcester v. Georgia (1832) laws of Georgia had no force within the boundaries of Cherokee territories Jackson sided with the states John Marshall has made his decision, now let him enforce it Trail of Tears 15,000 Cherokees forced to leave, 4,000 died on journey Other Native groups included: Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole

15 The Nullification Crisis right of states to declare a federal law null and void Webster-Hayne Debates (1830) 1. Tariff issue Calhoun s South Carolina did not want to collect, Jackson and Congress passed Force Bill take military action if necessary compromise lower tariff and nullification postponed 2. The Union: Calhoun and Jackson Jackson favored federal authority regarding nullification, but also supported Southern slavery by stopping anti-slavery literature distributions in US mail

16 The Bank War: Jackson and Biddle Biddle managed bank effectively, but some felt he catered to the wealthy Jackson vetoed bank believed it was unconstitutional, hydra of corruption, expense of common people Won re-election election over Clay partly due to issue, ¾ of electoral vote

17 Martin Van Buren VP to Jackson Panic of 1837 partly due to veto of BUS and pet banks Democrats and Van Buren blamed

18 Log Cabin and Hard Cider Campaign of 1840 Tippecanoe and Tyler Too Whig s candidate William Henry Harrison, popular war hero Campaigning log cabins rolling down streets, free drinks, buttons, name-calling Martin Van Ruin 78% of eligible voters turned out Fate of Harrison?

19 Creating and American Culture A. Cultural Nationalism new enthusiasm for reform B. Education reform/ professionalism 1. Horace Mann led tax-supported public school movement, compulsory attendance, longer school year, teacher training 2. Moral education McGuffey readers, hard work, punctual, sober Higher education result of 2 nd Great Awakening, Mt. Holyoke and Oberlin admitted women

20

21 Religion; revivalism 1. Second Great Awakening 1820s - 40s 2. Burned Over District and Western New York/ Charles G. Finney 3. Baptists and Methodists in South Peter Cartwright led outdoor revivals, camp meetings

22 Utopian experiments 1. Mormons founded by Joseph Smith Book of Mormon connection between lost tribes of Israel and Native Americans Smith gained followers and moved west, murdered in Illinois Brigham Young led Mormons to Salt Lake City, Utah establish prosperous, cooperative religious community Polygamy

23 Oneida Community founded by John Humphrey Noyes in 1848 cooperative living Committed to perfect social and economic equality, free-love Shared property and marriage partners Planned reproduction, communal child rearing, economic success

24 Shakers Founded by Mother Ann Lee believed to be female embodiment of Christ Communal living Separation of the Sexes Opportunities for women

25 Transcendentalists Challenged materialism of American society Individualism, emotion, and nature Ralph Waldo Emerson self reliance, independent thinking Henry David Thoreau Essay on Civil Disobedience and Walden Brook Farm communal, combine manual labor and intellectuals

26 National literature, art, and architecture Painting - Hudson River School expressed romantic age s fascination with the natural world Architecture Greek styles, democratic spirit Literature American writers and American themes Cooper s Leather- stocking Tales and Last of the Mohicans, Hawthorne s Scarlet Letter, and Melville s Moby Dick

27 Reform Crusades - 1. Feminism; roles of women in the 19 th century Cult of Domesticity Stemmed from women s involvement in anti-slavery movement Grimke Sisters Lucretia Mott and Elizabeth Cady Stanton Seneca Falls Convention (1848) Declaration of Sentiments modeled after? Did not yet speak of equal pay for equal work

28 Abolitionism American Colonization Society (1817) Back to Africa Liberia American Anti-Slavery Slavery Society (1831) William Lloyd Garrison immediate emancipation, burned Constitution Black Abolitionists Frederick Douglass and his North Star, Sojourner Truth Violent Abolitionists David Walker, Nat Turner

29 Temperance Used moral arguments to protest excessive drinking and alcohol One of first reform movements women got involved in American Temperance Society by 1840s million members Women s Christian Temperance Union Supported by factory owners Opposed by German and Irish immigrants

30 Criminals and insane Mental Hospitals and Dorothea Dix Schools for Blind and Deaf Prisons solitary confinement for reflection of sins, structure and discipline for moral reform, work programs

31 Essay Questions 1. Analyze the extent to which TWO of the following influenced the development of democracy between 1820 and 1840 Jacksonian economic policy Changes in electoral politics Second Great Awakening Westward Movement

32 Essay Question The Jacksonian Period ( ) has been celebrated as the era of the common man. To what extent did the period live up to its characterization? Consider TWO of the following in your response. Economic Development Politics Reform Movements

National Transformation. Unit 4 Chapters 9-11

National Transformation. Unit 4 Chapters 9-11 National Transformation Unit 4 Chapters 9-11 The Market Revolution A. The Transportation Revolution Roads By 1832, nearly 2400 mi. of road connected most major cities. First Turnpike- 1790 Lancaster, PA

More information

The Ferment of Reform The Times They Are A-Changin

The Ferment of Reform The Times They Are A-Changin The Ferment of Reform 1820-1860 The Times They Are A-Changin Second Great Awakening Caused new divisions with the older Protestant churches Original sin replaced with optimistic belief that willingness

More information

AP U.S. History Chapter 13 The Rise of Mass Democracy Reading Notes. Election of Candidates: - Issues: - Results: John Quincy Adams Presidency

AP U.S. History Chapter 13 The Rise of Mass Democracy Reading Notes. Election of Candidates: - Issues: - Results: John Quincy Adams Presidency Chapter 13 The Rise of Mass Democracy Election of 1824 - Candidates: - Issues: - Results: John Quincy Adams Presidency Election of 1828: - Candidates: - Issues: 1 Chapter 13 The Rise of Mass Democracy

More information

SSUSH7 C, D, E & SSUSH8 C Jacksonian Democracy and a Changing America

SSUSH7 C, D, E & SSUSH8 C Jacksonian Democracy and a Changing America SSUSH7 C, D, E & SSUSH8 C Jacksonian Democracy and a Changing America Jacksonian Democracy The New President Many American s admired Andrew Jackson as the People s President. Most remembered him as the

More information

VUS. 6d-e: Age of Jackson

VUS. 6d-e: Age of Jackson Name: Date: Period: VUS 6d-e: Age of Jackson Notes VUS 6d-e: Age of Jackson 1 Objectives about VUS6d-e: Age of Jackson The Age of Andrew Jackson Main Idea: Andrew Jackson s policies reflected an interest

More information

Jacksonian Era: The Age of the Common Man

Jacksonian Era: The Age of the Common Man Jacksonian Era: 1824-1840 The Age of the Common Man A Time of Great Change The age of Jackson was marked by an increase in political participation, an increase in the power of the president and a distrust

More information

Individualism. Religion and Reform. Ralph Waldo Emerson. Transcendentalism. Literary Influence. Unitarian minister

Individualism. Religion and Reform. Ralph Waldo Emerson. Transcendentalism. Literary Influence. Unitarian minister Chapter 11 Religion and Reform Individualism Transcendentalism truth transcends the senses knowledge of reality comes from intuition self-reliance, self-discipline, nonconformity Ralph Waldo Emerson Unitarian

More information

Andrew Jackson Old Hickory

Andrew Jackson Old Hickory Andrew Jackson Old Hickory John Quincy Adams Corrupt Bargain doesn t help win over public, even though he most likely didn t cut a deal Respected, but not necessarily popular Didn t play Spoils system

More information

The Jacksonian Era The Jacksonian Era The Egalitarian Impulse The Extension of White Male Democracy The Popular Religious Revolt

The Jacksonian Era The Jacksonian Era The Egalitarian Impulse The Extension of White Male Democracy The Popular Religious Revolt 1 2 3 4 5 6 The Jacksonian Era 1824 1845 The Egalitarian Impulse What factors contributed to the democratization of American politics and religion in the early nineteenth century? Jackson s Presidency

More information

RULES FOR JEOPARDY. 1. Choose Team name. 2. Choose which team goes first

RULES FOR JEOPARDY. 1. Choose Team name. 2. Choose which team goes first Westward Expansion 1. Choose Team name RULES FOR JEOPARDY 2. Choose which team goes first 3. Teams go in order. Only one person per team may answer WHEN IT IS THERE TURN. 4. After 3 consecutive correct

More information

Jacksonian Democracy

Jacksonian Democracy Jacksonian Democracy 1828-1838 Essential Question: Champion of the Common Man? King Andrew? How did the people and states respond to the Corrupt Bargain? 1. They neglected politics. 2. They increased the

More information

Chapter 11 Religion and Reform, APUSH Mr. Muller

Chapter 11 Religion and Reform, APUSH Mr. Muller Chapter 11 Religion and Reform, 1800-1860 APUSH Mr. Muller Aim: How is American society changing in the Antebellum period? Do Now: We would have every path laid open to Woman as freely as to Man As the

More information

Religion, Intellectual Growth and Reform in Antebellum America

Religion, Intellectual Growth and Reform in Antebellum America http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/units/8/video/ See first 23 minutes of video above for introduction to Religion, Intellectual Growth and Reform in Antebellum America (Chapter 11) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t62fuzjvjos&list=pl8dpuualjxtmwmepbjtsg593eg7obzo7s&index=15

More information

Monroe Doctrine. Becoming The World s Police

Monroe Doctrine. Becoming The World s Police Monroe Doctrine Becoming The World s Police Revolutions Revolutions in Latin America Revolts against Spain Simon Bolivar of Venezuela = George Washington in Latin America President Monroe wanted to secure

More information

Chapter 11 Winter Break Assignment. Also, complete Comparing American Voices on pg and Voices from Abroad on 358.

Chapter 11 Winter Break Assignment. Also, complete Comparing American Voices on pg and Voices from Abroad on 358. Chapter 11 Winter Break Assignment Along with the following questions, you should answer the review questions on pgs. 335, 344, 354, 359, 360. Also, complete Comparing American Voices on pg. 346-347 and

More information

Jacksonian Democracy

Jacksonian Democracy Jacksonian Democracy Chapter 10 Sec1: Jacksonian Democracy Expansion of Democracy Broadening of suffrage Nominating conventions Election of 1828 Formation of Democratic Party Jackson & Calhoun elected

More information

Native Americans 17. tell why Jackson s administration supported removal of Native Americans from the eastern states

Native Americans 17. tell why Jackson s administration supported removal of Native Americans from the eastern states APUSH Unit 6 Study Guide (Ch. 13 15) Name Date Make some notes about each item listed below. This assignment is a grade due at the time of notebook check (test day). Chapter 13 Political Parties in the

More information

SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND REFORM

SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND REFORM 1820-1860 SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND REFORM Evaluate the extent to which reform movements in the United States from 1820-1860 contributed to maintaining continuity as well as fostering change in American society.

More information

THE AGE OF JACKSON CHAPTER 13. Election of Election of /13/16

THE AGE OF JACKSON CHAPTER 13. Election of Election of /13/16 CHAPTER 13 THE AGE OF JACKSON Election of 1824! Four candidates all Republican! All nominated in different ways (states, party caucus)! John Q. Adams - Sec. of State! Henry Clay - Speaker of the House!

More information

Religion, Intellectual Growth and Reform in Antebellum America

Religion, Intellectual Growth and Reform in Antebellum America http://www.learner.org/courses/amerhistory/units/8/video/ See first 23 minutes of video above for introduction to Religion, Intellectual Growth and Reform in Antebellum America http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t62fuzjvjos&list=pl8dpuualjxtmwmepbjtsg593eg7obzo7s&index=15

More information

CHAPTER 13 THE AGE OF JACKSON

CHAPTER 13 THE AGE OF JACKSON CHAPTER 13 THE AGE OF JACKSON Election of 1824 Four candidates all Republican All nominated in different ways (states, party caucus) John Q. Adams - Sec. of State Henry Clay - Speaker of the House William

More information

THE AGE OF JACKSON CHAPTER 13. Election of Election of /8/13

THE AGE OF JACKSON CHAPTER 13. Election of Election of /8/13 CHAPTER 13 THE AGE OF JACKSON Election of 1824 Four candidates all Republican All nominated in different ways (states, party caucus) John Q. Adams - Sec. of State Henry Clay - Speaker of the House William

More information

Chapter 12: The Pursuit of Perfection

Chapter 12: The Pursuit of Perfection Chapter 12: The Pursuit of Perfection AP United States History Week of January 11, 2016 The Rise of Evangelism Pictured: Lyman Beecher The United States of the early 1800s underwent an evangelical revival

More information

Sectionalism, Nullification, and Indian Removal. Key Concept 4.3

Sectionalism, Nullification, and Indian Removal. Key Concept 4.3 Sectionalism, Nullification, and Indian Removal Key Concept 4.3 Sectionalism, 1820-1860 North: New England and the Middle Atlantic states and the Old Northwest - Ohio to Minnesota. - Northern states were

More information

Expansion & Reform Unit ( ) The learner will assess the competing forces of expansionism, nationalism, and sectionalism.

Expansion & Reform Unit ( ) The learner will assess the competing forces of expansionism, nationalism, and sectionalism. Expansion & Reform Unit (1801-1850) The learner will assess the competing forces of expansionism, nationalism, and sectionalism. Territorial Expansion Analyze the effects of territorial expansion and the

More information

The 2 nd Great Awakening. Presented by: Mr. Anderson, M.Ed., J.D.

The 2 nd Great Awakening. Presented by: Mr. Anderson, M.Ed., J.D. Presented by: Mr. Anderson, M.Ed., J.D. 1 1. Antebellum 1820 to 1860 Romantic age Reformers pointed out the inequality in society Primarily a Northern movement Southerner s refused reforms to protect slavery

More information

American History Unit 10: Age of Jacksonian Politics

American History Unit 10: Age of Jacksonian Politics American History Unit 10: Age of Jacksonian Politics The Age of Jackson I. Andrew Jackson, known as "Old Hickory" A. Hero of the War of 1812 (Battle of New Orleans) B. Famous Indian fighter (The Seminoles

More information

HISTORICAL CAUSATION AND ARGUMENTATION The Second Great Awakening & Reforms

HISTORICAL CAUSATION AND ARGUMENTATION The Second Great Awakening & Reforms Unit 3, Period 4 HISTORICAL CAUSATION AND ARGUMENTATION The Second Great Awakening & Reforms From the 2015 and 2017 Revised Framework: Causation Students will be able to Describe causes or effects of a

More information

Antebellum Reform Movements

Antebellum Reform Movements Antebellum Reform Movements Chapter 15 The Second Great Awakening Spiritual Reform From Within [Religious Revivalism] Social Reforms & Redefining the Ideal of Equality Temperance Abolitionism Education

More information

Chapter 12 Democracy in the Age of Jackson ( ) (American Nation Textbook Pages )

Chapter 12 Democracy in the Age of Jackson ( ) (American Nation Textbook Pages ) Chapter 12 Democracy in the Age of Jackson (1824-1840) (American Nation Textbook Pages 358-375) 1 1. A New Era in Politics The spirit of Democracy, which was changing the political system, affected American

More information

Jacksonian Jeopardy. Political Rivals. Native Americans. Economic Issues. Rights. Early years. States Rights 100. Economic Issues100

Jacksonian Jeopardy. Political Rivals. Native Americans. Economic Issues. Rights. Early years. States Rights 100. Economic Issues100 Jacksonian Jeopardy Early years States Rights Economic Issues Native Americans Political Rivals Pot Luck Early years 100 States Rights 100 Economic Issues100 Native Americans 100 Political Rivals 100 Pot

More information

SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND REFORM

SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND REFORM 1820-1860 SOCIETY, CULTURE, AND REFORM Evaluate the extent to which reform movements in the United States from 1820-1860 contributed to maintaining continuity as well as fostering change in American society.

More information

Andrew Jackson s Presidency THE JACKSONIAN ERA

Andrew Jackson s Presidency THE JACKSONIAN ERA Andrew Jackson s Presidency THE JACKSONIAN ERA 7th President Known as The Common Man s President Old Hickory King Andrew Hero of the Battle of New Orleans Did NOT like Native Americans Era of the Common

More information

How was U.S. democracy unusual compared to the rest of the continent between 1800 and 1840?

How was U.S. democracy unusual compared to the rest of the continent between 1800 and 1840? Bellringer Complete Continental Struggles Over Popular Rights reading. In your binders, answer the following with examples from the reading: How was U.S. democracy unusual compared to the rest of the continent

More information

Chapter 13. An American Renaissance: Religion, Romanticism & Reform

Chapter 13. An American Renaissance: Religion, Romanticism & Reform Chapter 13 An American Renaissance: Religion, Romanticism & Reform APUSH PowerPoint #4.5 (Part 1 of 1 Unit #4 Overlapping Revolutions Chapter 10 BFW Textbook TOPIC I. Antebellum Religion A. Effects of

More information

10/18/ Explain at least one way in which the first Industrial/Market Revolution changed the American economy.

10/18/ Explain at least one way in which the first Industrial/Market Revolution changed the American economy. 10/18/2016 35. Explain at least one way in which the first Industrial/Market Revolution changed the American economy. 36. Of the inventions of the first Industrial Revolution that we have discussed thus

More information

19 TH CENTURY RELIGION & REFORM. Chapter 2 Section 1

19 TH CENTURY RELIGION & REFORM. Chapter 2 Section 1 19 TH CENTURY RELIGION & REFORM Chapter 2 Section 1 LECTURE FOCUS QUESTION How did the Second Great Awakening encourage reform? Explain. SECOND GREAT AWAKENING Second Great Awakening: religious revival

More information

Jacksonian Era and the Rise of Mass Democracy America 1824 to 1860

Jacksonian Era and the Rise of Mass Democracy America 1824 to 1860 Jacksonian Era and the Rise of Mass Democracy America 1824 to 1860 The Election of 1824: The Corrupt Bargain Candidate Popular Vote Electoral Vote Andrew Jackson 43% 99 J.Q. Adams 31% 32 William Crawford

More information

1. The Second Great Awakening

1. The Second Great Awakening 1. The Second Great Awakening Spiritual Reform From Within [Religious Revivalism] Social Reforms & Redefining the Ideal of Equality Temperance Abolitionism Education Asylum & Penal Reform Women s Rights

More information

Practice & Review 1/20

Practice & Review 1/20 Practice & Review 1/20 1. In this official statement, the U.S. warned other countries that the Western hemisphere was off limits to further colonization. Monroe Doctrine 2. Name the Latin American freedom

More information

Ch 15 Insights 2 nd Great Awakening- revival in religion in America

Ch 15 Insights 2 nd Great Awakening- revival in religion in America Ch 15 Insights 2 nd Great Awakening- revival in religion in America 1) Identify 3 examples from The Apostle of how the 2 nd Great Awakening Americanized or Democratized religion (and explain.) 2) Explain

More information

Chapter 14 ANDREW JACKSON: PRESIDENT

Chapter 14 ANDREW JACKSON: PRESIDENT Chapter 14 ANDREW JACKSON: PRESIDENT The presidential campaign of 1828 = One of the dirtiest in U.S. history Two candidates John Quincy Adams, running for reelection Andrew Jackson, popular hero of the

More information

Antebellum Revivalism & Reform. Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY

Antebellum Revivalism & Reform. Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY Antebellum Revivalism & Reform Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY 1. T he Second Great Awakening Spiritual Reform From Within [Religious Revivalism] Social Reforms & Redefining the Ideal

More information

Learning Target: I can describe the impact of various forms of culture on American Society (religion, literature, education)

Learning Target: I can describe the impact of various forms of culture on American Society (religion, literature, education) Learning Target: I can describe the impact of various forms of culture on American Society (religion, literature, education) I-Religious Change and Reform A-Second Great Awakening 1-Wave of religious fervor

More information

Reform and Antebellum Culture ( ) Chapter 15

Reform and Antebellum Culture ( ) Chapter 15 Reform and Antebellum Culture (1790-1860) Chapter 15 ** Realize that Abolitionism also arose during this time period but it is dealt with in another chapter. Second Great Awakening (1820 s- 1830 s) 1.

More information

CHAPTER 15 Reform And Culture,

CHAPTER 15 Reform And Culture, CHAPTER 15 Reform And Culture, 1790 1860 1. Religion (pp. 320 324) Note: Try to figure out why waves of evangelical religion periodically sweep over the country. The evangelical religious right makes up

More information

Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY

Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY Essential Question: Champion of the Common Man? OR King Andrew? The Center of Population Country Moves WEST Voting Requirements in the Early 19c Voter

More information

THE AMERICAN JOURNEY A HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES

THE AMERICAN JOURNEY A HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES THE AMERICAN JOURNEY A HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES Brief Sixth Edition Chapter 10 The Jacksonian Era 1824-1845 The Jacksonian Era 1824-1845 The Egalitarian Impulse Jackson s Presidency Van Buren and Hard

More information

The Rise of a Mass Democracy, Chapter 13 AP US History

The Rise of a Mass Democracy, Chapter 13 AP US History The Rise of a Mass Democracy, 1824 1840 Chapter 13 AP US History Learning Goals: Students will be able to: Explain how the democratization of American politics contributed to the rise of Andrew Jackson.

More information

Chapter Learning Objective. Reforms in American Society: Chapter nd Great Awakening 10/26/16

Chapter Learning Objective. Reforms in American Society: Chapter nd Great Awakening 10/26/16 Chapter Learning Objective Reforms in American Society: 1790-1860 Chapter 15 The rise of democratic and individualistic beliefs, a response to rationalism, and changes to society caused by the market revolution,

More information

Chapter 12 Pursuit of Perfection

Chapter 12 Pursuit of Perfection Chapter 12 Pursuit of Perfection 1. A man who had visited the United States in the 1830s wrote, "Unmarried women in America were unusually emancipated." You would probably give the most credence to his

More information

2 nd Great Awakening.... Another chapter of Jacksonian Democracy ( )

2 nd Great Awakening.... Another chapter of Jacksonian Democracy ( ) 2 nd Great Awakening... Another chapter of Jacksonian Democracy (1790-1840) Charles Finney If we are to have an impact upon our culture, the beginning point must be to take our stand united in Christ,

More information

APUSH - CHAPTER 15 THE FERMENT OF REFORM AND CULTURE

APUSH - CHAPTER 15 THE FERMENT OF REFORM AND CULTURE APUSH - CHAPTER 15 THE FERMENT OF REFORM AND CULTURE Name Reviving Religion The Second Great Awakening 1. How had religion in the United States become more liberal by the early decades of the 19th century?

More information

2 nd Great Awakening.... Another chapter of Jacksonian Democracy ( )

2 nd Great Awakening.... Another chapter of Jacksonian Democracy ( ) 2 nd Great Awakening... Another chapter of Jacksonian Democracy (1790-1840) Charles Finney If we are to have an impact upon our culture, the beginning point must be to take our stand united in Christ,

More information

Transcendentalism. Philosophical and literary movement Emphasized

Transcendentalism. Philosophical and literary movement Emphasized Transcendentalism Philosophical and literary movement Emphasized Transcendentalist Thinking Man must acknowledge a body of moral truths that were intuitive and must TRANSCEND more sensational proof: 1.

More information

Chapter 13 THE RISE OF MASS DEMOCRACY

Chapter 13 THE RISE OF MASS DEMOCRACY Chapter 13 THE RISE OF MASS DEMOCRACY The Era of Good Feeling Panic of 1819 & MO Compromise Leads to political conflict Strong Political Parties Dem-Rep vs. National Rep Strict vs. loose Campaigning Increased

More information

Reforms in American Society: Chapter nd Great Awakening 9/25/14. ! Causes. ! Event:

Reforms in American Society: Chapter nd Great Awakening 9/25/14. ! Causes. ! Event: Reforms in American Society: 1790-1860 Chapter 15 2 nd Great Awakening! Causes! 1. The Age of Reason by Thomas Paine! 2. Deism and Unitarians 2 nd Great Awakening! Event:! Began on the southern frontier!

More information

Social Changes in the US

Social Changes in the US Social Changes in the US 1800-1850 Learning Target I can analyze the causes and consequences of the reform movements of the 1800s. I can describe the goals and actions of the Reform Movements. Second Great

More information

Reform in American Culture To change or not to change, that is

Reform in American Culture To change or not to change, that is Reform in American Culture 1820-1860 To change or not to change, that is the question Second Great Awakening Thomas Jefferson, Ben Franklin were Deist Deists-rely on reason, instead of revelation, on science

More information

Obj- SWBAT- Describe how the reform movements of the 1800s affected life in the United States

Obj- SWBAT- Describe how the reform movements of the 1800s affected life in the United States Obj- SWBAT- Describe how the reform movements of the 1800s affected life in the United States DO NOW- When and how did women receive the right to vote? The Second Great Awakening Spiritual Reform From

More information

Chapter 2. Follow along with your guided notes!

Chapter 2. Follow along with your guided notes! Chapter 2 Follow along with your guided notes! Section 1 Democracy, Nationalism, and Sectionalism The Rise of Andrew Jackson Jacksonian Democracy New state constitutions to increase voter turnout Ties

More information

Religious Revivalism and Utopian Idealism

Religious Revivalism and Utopian Idealism Religious Revivalism and Utopian Idealism Second Great Awakening 1797 1859 1 st Awakening had occurred in the 1740s 2 nd began among frontier farmers of Kentucky Spread among Methodists, Baptists, and

More information

Today s Topics. Review: The Market Revolution The 2 nd Great Awakening The Age of Jackson

Today s Topics. Review: The Market Revolution The 2 nd Great Awakening The Age of Jackson Today s Topics Review: The Market Revolution The 2 nd Great Awakening The Age of Jackson 1 Quiz Geography Slaves states 1820 Missouri Comprise Mississippi River Free States Texas 2 Population Distribution,

More information

CHAPTER 8 CREATING A REPUBLICAN CULTURE, APUSH Mr. Muller

CHAPTER 8 CREATING A REPUBLICAN CULTURE, APUSH Mr. Muller CHAPTER 8 CREATING A REPUBLICAN CULTURE, 1790-1820 APUSH Mr. Muller AIM: HOW DOES THE NATION BEGIN TO EXPAND? Do Now: A high and honorable feeling generally prevails, and the people begin to assume, more

More information

Andrew Jackson becomes President

Andrew Jackson becomes President Andrew Jackson becomes President Andrew Jackson Presidency Timeline Directions: 1.Read each slide 2.Summarize by answering the questions 3.Write vocabulary words on page 54 Expanded Voting rights to the

More information

CH 14: Forging the National Economy,

CH 14: Forging the National Economy, APUSH CH 14+15 Lecture Name: Hour: CH 14: Forging the National Economy, 1790-1860 I. The Rise of a Market Economy A. Characteristics of the New Economy 1. People on the move due to westward expansion 2.

More information

Antebellum Revivalism & Reform

Antebellum Revivalism & Reform Antebellum Revivalism & Reform 1. T he Second Great Awakening Spiritual Reform From Within [Religious Revivalism] Social Reforms & Redefining the Ideal of Equality Temperance Abolitionism Education Asylum

More information

Ferment of Reform and Culture. Chapter 15

Ferment of Reform and Culture. Chapter 15 Ferment of Reform and Culture Chapter 15 Reviving Religion Religion was still popular, but not as strict as colonial churches Rationalist ideas soften religious zeal; question orthodoxy The Age of Reason

More information

Manifest Destiny and Andrew Jackson

Manifest Destiny and Andrew Jackson Manifest Destiny and Andrew Jackson Study online at quizlet.com/_204f5a 1. 13 colonies 4. Andrew Jackson 2. 1849 The original states : Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia, Maryland, massachusetts, New jersey,

More information

1. Introduction. 2. From the Frontier to the White House

1. Introduction. 2. From the Frontier to the White House 1. Introduction The presidential campaign of 1828 was one of the dirtiest in U.S. history. The two candidates were John Quincy Adams, running for reelection, and Andrew Jackson, the popular hero of the

More information

Chapter 13 - The Rise of Jacksonian Democracy

Chapter 13 - The Rise of Jacksonian Democracy Chapter 13 - The Rise of Jacksonian Democracy Eaton Affair Eaton, Secretary of War, married the daughter of a Washington boardinghouse keeper, Peggy O'Neal. She had rumors spread about her and the male

More information

The Ferment of Reform and Culture CHAPTER 15

The Ferment of Reform and Culture CHAPTER 15 The Ferment of Reform and Culture CHAPTER 15 A Third Revolution Jacksonian Era: Changes in politics and American economy Also, new commitment to improve the character of ordinary Americans Rise of religious

More information

Age of Jackson. Jackson the Man. American History I SRMHS Mr. Hensley. Day 1

Age of Jackson. Jackson the Man. American History I SRMHS Mr. Hensley. Day 1 Age of Jackson Day 1 Jackson the Man American History I SRMHS Mr. Hensley Election of 1828 Rematch of 1824: Adams vs. Jackson Beginning of modern campaigning (shaking hands, kissing babies) Jackson accused

More information

THE FERMENT OF REFORM AND CULTURE. Chapter 12 AP US History

THE FERMENT OF REFORM AND CULTURE. Chapter 12 AP US History THE FERMENT OF REFORM AND CULTURE Chapter 12 AP US History LEARNING GOALS: Students will be able to: Explain how the democratization of American politics contributed to the rise of Andrew Jackson. Evaluate

More information

President Andrew Jackson and Jacksonian Democracy

President Andrew Jackson and Jacksonian Democracy President Andrew Jackson and Jacksonian Democracy President for the Common Man During his campaign for president Andrew Jackson claimed that he represented the common man. He promised to look out for the

More information

The Americans: Reconstruction to the 21 st Century

The Americans: Reconstruction to the 21 st Century The Growth of a Young Nation,1800 1850 In the first half of the 1800s, the United States expands adding land and people. The economy grows throughout the nation, but the different regions develop varied

More information

REFORM. The Abolitionists

REFORM. The Abolitionists REFORM Day 2 The Abolitionists American History I Mr. Hensley SRMHS Life Under Slavery Growing: doubling to 2 million from 1810-30 1830: majority of slaves are American-born Most slaves (70%) are on large

More information

What are their hot button issues And WHY???? 1. The Second Great Awakening. Spiritual Reform From Within [Religious Revivalism]

What are their hot button issues And WHY???? 1. The Second Great Awakening. Spiritual Reform From Within [Religious Revivalism] 1. Embrace them & prosper 8. Religion 2. Control the masses Good Morning Get out a PEN and 3 Sheets of Notebook Paper! What are their hot button issues And WHY???? 7. Utopianism (escape) 6. Scapegoat Nativists

More information

To the victor belongs the spoils.

To the victor belongs the spoils. When the laws make the rich richer and the potent more powerful, the humble members of society the farmers, mechanics, and laborers who have neither the time nor the means of securing favors to themselves,

More information

Andrew Jackson decided to retire Martin van Buren was hand picked by Jackson to be the Democratic Candidate

Andrew Jackson decided to retire Martin van Buren was hand picked by Jackson to be the Democratic Candidate Andrew Jackson decided to retire Martin van Buren was hand picked by Jackson to be the Democratic Candidate Was Jackson s 2 nd vice President From New York Whigs ran several favorite son candidates They

More information

Reform movements in the United States sought to expand democratic ideals. Assess (evaluate, judge or appraise) the validity (strength or soundness)

Reform movements in the United States sought to expand democratic ideals. Assess (evaluate, judge or appraise) the validity (strength or soundness) Reform movements in the United States sought to expand democratic ideals. Assess (evaluate, judge or appraise) the validity (strength or soundness) of this statement with specific reference to the years

More information

USI.33 Analyze the goals and effects of the antebellum A. the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention B. Susan B. Anthony C. Margaret Fuller D.

USI.33 Analyze the goals and effects of the antebellum A. the 1848 Seneca Falls Convention B. Susan B. Anthony C. Margaret Fuller D. TEACHING AMERICAN HISTORY LESSON PLAN Mary Jane Flaherty Class Unit Grade Level Standards Women s History Reforming Society College Prep 10 th Grade USI.33 Analyze the goals and effects of the antebellum

More information

Religion Sparks Reform. The Americans, Chapter 8.1, Pages

Religion Sparks Reform. The Americans, Chapter 8.1, Pages Religion Sparks Reform The Americans, Chapter 8.1, Pages 240-245 The Second Great Awakening Broad Religious Movement Sweeps the United States Post 1790 Common Beliefs Rejected Predestination Anyone can

More information

President Andrew Jackson:

President Andrew Jackson: Chapter 12 Section 1 President Andrew Jackson: Getting into Office I. Election of 1824 Three candidates ran for office but there was no clear winner so the House of Representatives chose the President

More information

Section 1. Chapter 8

Section 1. Chapter 8 Chapter 8 Objectives Describe the Second Great Awakening. Explain why some religious groups suffered from discrimination in the mid-1800s. Trace the emergence of the utopian and Transcendentalist movements.

More information

Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion

Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion Manifest Destiny and Westward Expansion Van Buren, Harrison, and Tyler Martin Van Buren was the 8th President from 1837-1841 Indian Removal Amistad Case Diplomacy with Great Britain and Mexico over land

More information

The Pursuit of Perfection in Antebellum America to 1860

The Pursuit of Perfection in Antebellum America to 1860 The Pursuit of Perfection in Antebellum America 1820 to 1860 The Age of Reform Reasons: The Great Awakening sparked interest that the individual could control their destiny and that good deeds will make

More information

COMING TO TERMS WITH THE NEW AGE, 1820s 1850s

COMING TO TERMS WITH THE NEW AGE, 1820s 1850s CHAPTER THIRTEEN COMING TO TERMS WITH THE NEW AGE, 1820s 1850s CHAPTER OVERVIEW This chapter covers the effects the Market Revolution had on American society as well as the responses of people to those

More information

American Division Jigsaw

American Division Jigsaw American Division Jigsaw 1) We will get into three groups that are selected by me! 2) Each group will be given a topic to discuss and resources that should be used to answer the questions associated with

More information

Reform. Chapter. SECTION 1 Jacksonian America SECTION 2 A Changing Culture SECTION 3 Reforming Society SECTION 4 The Abolitionist Movement

Reform. Chapter. SECTION 1 Jacksonian America SECTION 2 A Changing Culture SECTION 3 Reforming Society SECTION 4 The Abolitionist Movement Chapter The Spirit of Reform 1828 1845 SECTION 1 Jacksonian America SECTION 2 A Changing Culture SECTION 3 Reforming Society SECTION 4 The Abolitionist Movement Town members listen to a local politician

More information

Antebellum Culture & Reform

Antebellum Culture & Reform Chapter 12 Antebellum Culture & Reform The Rise of Popular Religion In France, I had almost always seen the spirit of religion and the spirit of freedom pursuing courses diametrically opposed to each other;

More information

U.S. History-Honors. Unit 3: An Emerging New Nation ( ) Chapters 7-9

U.S. History-Honors. Unit 3: An Emerging New Nation ( ) Chapters 7-9 U.S. History-Honors Unit 3: An Emerging New Nation (1783-1850) Chapters 7-9 Directions: Complete the graphic organizer below indicating American scholars and artists of the late- 17 th and early-18 th

More information

Chapter 10 The Years of Andrew Jackson

Chapter 10 The Years of Andrew Jackson Chapter 10 The Years of Andrew Jackson 1829-1836 History...Chapter 10...p. 1 The Democrats support Jackson Old Hickory was a nickname for him War hero-the Battle of New Orleans. Defeated the Creeks in

More information

Between the early 1830s and the mid 1850s, a new political party called the Whigs ran in opposition against the Democrat party of Andrew Jackson.

Between the early 1830s and the mid 1850s, a new political party called the Whigs ran in opposition against the Democrat party of Andrew Jackson. Between the early 1830s and the mid 1850s, a new political party called the Whigs ran in opposition against the Democrat party of Andrew Jackson. They believed in congressional supremacy instead of presidential

More information

Essential Question: Voting Requirements in the Early 19c. Voter Turnout: Champion of the Common Man? King Andrew?

Essential Question: Voting Requirements in the Early 19c. Voter Turnout: Champion of the Common Man? King Andrew? Essential Question: Champion of the Common Man? OR King Andrew? Voting Requirements in the Early 19c Voter Turnout: 1820-1860 1 Why Increased Democratization? 3 White male suffrage increased 3 Party nominating

More information

US History, Ms. Brown Website: dph7history.weebly.com

US History, Ms. Brown   Website: dph7history.weebly.com Course: US History/Ms. Brown Homeroom: 7th Grade US History Standard # Do Now Day #112 Aims: SWBAT explain how the Second Great Awaking led to an era of reform in the United States SWBAT analyze the education

More information

National Reformations

National Reformations Section 1 National Reformations Chapter 8 Sections 1, 2, 4 The Cold A War Religious Begins Awakening Section 1 Section 1 Religious Reform Second Great Awakening Believing that Americans had become immoral,

More information

#10: Tocqueville s America

#10: Tocqueville s America #10: Tocqueville s America 1. The famous book in which Alexis de Tocqueville analyzed American society was A) The American Nation. B) Democracy in America. C) Life on the Mississippi. D) The American Commonwealth.

More information