Presidential Election of 1828: Issues, Candidates & Significance. The Presidential Election of 1828 generated extreme hostility between Andrew Jackson and President John Quincy Adams. Learn about the issues, the results and the rise of Jacksonian Democracy
Indian Removal Act
the practice of a successful political party giving public office to its supporters. I agree because they helped there supporters.
Trail of Tears
held that the Georgia criminal statute that prohibited non-Native Americans from being present on Native American lands without a license from the state was unconstitutional. Georgia ruled that because the Cherokee Nation was a separate political entity that could not be regulated
Andrew Jackson Interesting Facts!
The Indian Removal Act was signed into law by President Andrew Jackson on May 28, 1830, authorizing the president to grant unsettled lands west of the Mississippi in exchange for Indian lands
In 1838 and 1839, as part of Andrew Jackson's Indian removal policy, the Cherokee nation was forced to give up its lands east of the Mississippi River and to migrate to an area
Georgia ruled that because the Cherokee Nation was a separate political entity that could not be regulated. When a man named Charles Dickinson called Jackson “a worthless scoundrel, a paltroon