By: Lindsey Brim
War of 1812
Facts of the War of 1812
The capital building was burnt down by the British.
The treaty of Ghent on February 17, 1785, ended the war but left a lot of people suffering. James Madison was President at this time.
Facts on the American System
The American System was based on Taxing all foreign goods, Establishing another national bank, and constructing new bridges and canals in the west.
Henry Clay was a great supporter of the American System and based ideas off of Alexander Hamilton. New roads made it easier of the states to communicate becoming more united.