The War of 1812


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  • James Madison is elected president.
  • In 1807 James Madison was elected president. He served from 1809-1817.
  • Hello,my name is James Madison also known as the (Father of the Constitution).I am the fourth president of the United States who served from 1809-1817.
  • You are not allowed to trade with the French unless permitted to.
  • While attempting to trade with the French,US men were captured and enslaved by British Soldiers.The Natives allied with the British to fight the Americans, when the Americans went on their land.
  • Impressment/Native American Resist
  • This war will have to be fought against the Navy.
  • Phase 1-Battles in the Great Lakes/Canada
  • Oliver Hazard Perry took command of the Navy who was ready to fight the British.Perry battled the British for 2 hours then his ship sunk.He then rowed to British boats to destroy them.The British retreated and were later beaten in the Battle of Thames.
  • I agree.
  • Francis Scott Key and the Bombardment of Fort McHenry
  • After the British defeated Napoleon they marched to the white house where they burned the white house down.Around the same time Francis Scott Key was watching the bombardment of Ft. McHenry where he also wrote the national anthem.
  • We defeated Napoleon sir,there is nothing left of him.
  • Agreed
  • The British attacked New Orleans to cut off American use of the Mississippi.James Madison sent Andrew Jackson to command the American forces in 1815.The Americans had 71 casualties and the British had 2,000 casualties.
  • Andre Jackson as a war hero and the Battle of New Orleans
  • he whit
  • We have to stop the Americans from their use of the Mississippi.
  • Increased American Patriotism weakened Native American resistance to westward settlement.U.S. manufacturing grew which started the industrial revolution.
  • Effect of the war
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