An effort to preserve the balance of power in congress between slave and free states
Andrew Jackson President of US 1829-1837
Andrew Jackson was President in1829 to 1837.Andrew Jackson was the 7th president of the United States.In 1830 there was a war in France.
Nullification Crisis 1832
A session of the state legislature was called and the nullification was adopted. Calhoun was the vice-president.
Texas Republic 1836-1845
The battle for independents was located between the United States and Mexico.The battle was for independence.Sam Houston was elected first elected of the Republic of Texas.The first Congress of the Republic of Texas was October 1836 in Columbia.
Texas Independence 1836
on March 2,1836 Texas formally declared its independence from Mexico.The declaration of independence was signed in Washington.
Sam Houston is elected president 1836
He was also a soldier during the war and defeated Santa Anna
Martin Van Buren elected president of the US 1837-1841
Martin Van Buren was the eight president and served from 1837-1841. Martin helped the democratic party. Three months after he was elected president the financial panic of 1837 punctured the prosperity.
Mirabeau Lamar is elected president of Texas 1838
Lamar was second president of the Texas Republic.
Chief Bowles ordered to lead Cherokees out of Texas1839
The bowl was one of the leaders of the Chickamagua Cherokee. American wars served as principle chief of the Cherokee Nation.
council house fight 1840
The meeting took place in San Antonio at an under and observed truce. They were negotiating the exchange of captives.
Sam Houston is elected president 1841
elected for the second time in 1841
Mier Expedition 1842
The Mier Expedition was an unsuccessful operation, the mexicans won. The Texians attacked because of financial gain.
Santa Fe Expedition June 1842
The expedition was initiated by the then President of Texas, Mirabeau Lamar in an attempt to gain control over the lucrative Santa Fe Trail and trade between Texas and New Mexico.
Anson Jones is elected president of Texas 1844-1845
Anson Jones was recalled to Texas by new president Mirabeau Lamar in 1839.
Texas is annexed to the United States 1845
The Annexation of Texas Mexican-American War, and the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo.
Compromise of 1850
The Compromise of 1850 was a package of five separate bills passed by the United States Congress in September 1850.
Kansas-Nebraska Act 1854
The Kansas-Nebraska Act was passed by the United States Congress on May 30, 1854.
Dred Scott V. Sandford 1857
In 1857 the United States Supreme Court ruled that Congress and had no power to ban the slavery Dred Scott was a black slave who belonged to one of the officers in the United States Army.
Sam Houston resigns as governor 1861
Sam Houston was removed from office after the secession of Texas. He refused to swear allegiance to the Confederacy.
Civil War 1861-1865
The Civil War started in the spring of 1865. The war was between the northern and southern US. The war began because of state rights versus federal authority and slavery. The war ended in the spring of !865.