This information-based 21 slide PowerPoint surveys the issues of Jackson-era America, covering three Presidents (John Quincy Adams, Andrew Jackson and Martin Van Buren) from the election of 1824 through 1840.
Topics covered include:
Election of 1824 and the "Corrupt Bargain"
The Nullification Crisis
The Bank Veto
Cherokee Nation v. Georgia and the Trail of Tears
Profiles of major political figures: Jackson, Henry Clay, John Calhoun, Daniel Webster, Martin Van Buren
The Industrial Revolution
The First Famous American Authors and Poets
The Growth of Newspapers
Alexis De Tocqueville's "Democracy in America"
Photos/pictures are on most slides.