Causes of the War 1812

Battles

Causes of the war

  • The Impressment continues.
  • The british set up a blockade.
  • Native American attack near the Mississippi River that the British encouraged.
  • The Native American chief Tecusen, united tribes in the Indian Territory against America.

Battles Regions of 1812

  • Naval Battles- " Old Ironsides" sink British ships,British blockade restricts trade/travel
  • Canadian Campaign- Failure

Effects

  • The U.S gets world wide respect.
  • It makes the Federalists look bad.
  • The Native Americans lose a lot of land and power.
  • The war heros emerge as political leaders in America ( Andrew Jackson,William H. Harrison).