The War of 1812

Causes, key events, and results.

New Orleans

Peaceful people

Sunday, Jan. 1st 1809 at 12am

Washington, DC, United States

Washington, DC

Neutrality and isolationism
The first three presidents- Washington, Adams, and Jefferson, all adopted a policy of neutrality in the war between Britain and France, although many people pressed them to take a side in the war.