Washington had originally planned to be peaceful with the indians. Though, once figured out that france would possibly side with america, britain sought to sturr anger within the indians to revolt. But when the indians rebelled against america, they were defeated in the battle of fallen timbers, and surrendered most of what is now Ohio. Could there have been a better and more peaceful approach to this?
Pinckney's Treaty With Spain
When the french rebelled against their king, americans cheered them on, later horrified by the terrible bloodshed that occurred. Then when france and britain erupted in war, americans started to choose sides of the war. What would happen if america split to take sides in the war?
Washington Leaves Office
During the war, france and britain both attempted to pull america into the fighting. France kindly requested volunteers while britain resorted to violent measures, and ambushed american trade ships. Washington issued a treaty with britain to peacefully end the violence, which britain accepted. What is the relationship between france and america?
Spain felt uneasy about jays treaty, fearing britain and america would work together against spain in america. Washington sent Thomas pickney to settle a treaty with spain to resolve the anxious feelings. What reason did Washington have to send out that treaty?
With the upcoming opportunity of his third term, washington decided not to run. He parted leaving a message that would influence america for the next century, but warned about the upcoming political parties. Would america have been better off if they had listened to Washingtons warning?