War of 1812
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The Embargo Act And US Neutrality
Great Britain kidnapped American soilders and sailors to serve them in their military.
War Hawks Beliefs
The United States banned all nations from trading. However, Great Britain did not agree to the Embargo Act so they stole goods from the United States constantly.
The Annexation of Florida
Tecumseh did not believe that the United States should receive more territory. He worked together with the Native Americans and Great Britsain to stop the settlement.
The War Hawks dwanted to put a stop on British influence among Native Americans.
When the United States purchased their newly expanded territory, Great Briatin had power over West Florida. The British had to give up Florida for the United States.
President James Madison declared war on Great Britain. He wanted Congress to vote on the war and Congress voted yes and finally declared war.
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