American System

By: Hanna Whitley

the purpose

*Regimenting of high tariffs to protect fledgling american industries.

*Creation of strong banking system that would make loans available for businessmen.

*Unify country

key components

*supports high tariff to protect American industries.

*generates revenue for the federal government.

*maintance of high republic land prices.

*preservation of the bank of the U.S to stabilize the currency.

Henry Clay

Henry Clay was a U.S politician who served congress and as Secretary of State under president John Adams.