9.3 a time of conflict
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DESCRIPTION9.3 Notes, Mr. Fralick
- 1. 2/5 IT Activity
- What is nationalism?
- What is an embargo?
2. 9.3 A Time of Conflict
- Tribute- Protection money
- War with Tripoli (cause) -US would not increase the amount of tribute paid to Tripoli. As a result, Tripoli declared war on the US.
- Neutral Rights-The right to sail the seas and not take sides.
- Violation of Neutral Rights -France & Britain threatened to search & seize ships that were trading with the enemy.
- Impressment (Again!)-British forced captured American sailors to serve in the British Navy.
- Attack on the Chesapeake -British demanded to search theChesapeake.The captain refused so the British opened fire killing 3 crew members.
- Public Reaction-Americans were furious with the British and wanted to go to war with Britain.
- Embargo Act-Prohibited Americans from trading with other countries. Designed to hurt Britain, Britain found new trading partners and it was disastrous for the US.
- Tecumseh-Powerful Shawnee chief who built a confederacy among Native American nations in the Northwest.
- Tecumsehs view-Thought they were worthless. He thought the Great Spirit had given the land to NAs, and no country could take that away.
7. 8. Battle of Tippecanoe
- Battle of Tippecanoe-William Henry Harrison defeated the NA forces in the Indiana territory. While it was declared a victory for the US, it resulted in Tecumseh joining forces with the British.
9. War Hawks
- War Hawks-Mainly from the West and South. Wanted more land, more power for the US
- Declaring War -Britain decided to stop raiding ships, but the US had already declared war.
10. Essential Question
- What were three challenges to the nations stability during the late 1700s and early 1800s?
- Threats to trade (pirates, Britain, France)
- Tension between Native Americans & settlers
- British-Native American alliances