The War of 1812

Causes-Battle Regions-Effects

Causes

  1. Impressment continues. (British blockade)
  2. Native American Attacks on frontier - instigated by the british
  3. Tecumseh- Native American who tries to unite tribes east of the Mississippi River

(confederacy)

4. Battle of Tippecanoe- General William Henry Harrison defeats Confederacy

Battle Regions

  1. Invasion of Canada -FAILURE-
  2. Chesapeake campaign (turndown white house and capitol/ other gov. buildings Fort McHenry) Francis Scott Key Star Spangled Banner

Effects

  1. Americans gain worldwide respect
  2. America recognizes Canada as a perfect neighbor
  3. Federalists look bad because of Hartford convention
  4. Native Americans loose land/power