The early republic : primary documents on events from 1799 to 1820 /

Corporate Author: Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Other Authors: Dooley, Patricia L.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2004.
Series: Debating historical issues in the media of the time.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : newspapers in America's early national period
  • Ch. 1.
  • The aftermath of George Washington's death, 1799-1801
  • Ch. 2.
  • The United States capital moves to the Potomac, 1800
  • Ch. 3.
  • Thomas Jefferson's election to the presidency, 1800-1801
  • Ch. 4.
  • Medical treatment and The rush-light, 1800
  • Ch. 5.
  • Gabriel's slave rebellion, 1800
  • Ch. 6.
  • Jefferson's patronage and the New Haven remonstrance, 1801
  • Ch. 7.
  • Thomas Jefferson's mammoth cheese and "wall of separation," 1802
  • Ch. 8.
  • Nativism in the age of Jefferson
  • Ch. 9.
  • The Tripolitan War, 1801-1805
  • Ch. 10.
  • The Louisiana Purchase, 1803
  • Ch. 11.
  • Marbury v. Madison, 1801-1803
  • Ch. 12.
  • Aaron Burr's conspiracy and arrest for treason, 1805-1807
  • Ch. 13.
  • The Chesapeake-Leopard Affair, 1807
  • Ch. 14.
  • New Jersey's repeal of women's suffrage, 1807
  • Ch. 15.
  • The Embargo Act, 1807-1809
  • Ch. 16.
  • The launching of the steamboat Clermont, 1807
  • Ch. 17.
  • The battle of Tippecanoe, November 7-8, 1811
  • Ch. 18.
  • The declaration of the War of 1812
  • Ch. 19.
  • The burning of Washington, D.C., August 24, 1814
  • Ch. 20.
  • "Marats, Dantons, and Robespierres" : the Hartford Convention, 1814-1815
  • Ch. 21.
  • The era of good feelings, 1817
  • Ch. 22.
  • New York City's wild dogs, mad hogs, and petty criminals, 1816-1818
  • Ch. 23.
  • The establishment of the Second Bank of the United States, 1816
  • Ch. 24.
  • The financial Panic and Depression of 1819
  • Ch. 25.
  • Poverty and pauperism in the early national period, 1805-1819
  • Ch. 26.
  • The Missouri Compromise, 1819-1820.