The US won't trade with European nations until impressment stops!!
Non-intercourse Act of 1809
We will trade with whoever decides to stop impressment
We will try
-The United States stated that they will stay out of foreign wars --The United States wanted to stay neutral becasue they did not want to take any side becasue they were afriad thay it would conflict trading with the other side
Call for War and Warhawks
Who wants to declare war on Britain and expand our land?
We do, too!!!
-The act prohibited trading with European nations. --British ships were stopping American ships and forcing Americans to serve in the war.
Battle of New Orelans
Treaty of Ghent
-the act lifted the embargo act on US shipping except for ships going to Britain or France ports ---the embargo act was hurting US economy more than the British and French economies
Effects of the War
-Henry Clay wanted to declare war on Great Britain and eyed Canada as a target ---they wanted to expand the US and the only thing they saw stopping then was the British
-Last major battle of the War of 1812. US forces drove out the British troops --it was after the treaty was signed and the US troops ended up winning the battle anyway
huge increase in factory making goods
-the US ecnomy stated to boom because the British blockade stopped imported goods to US --US factories started to have to produce more