Henry Clay's American System

Harmony & Balance to agriculture, commerce, and industry!

3 Parts

1. The Tariff: To protect and promote American industry

2. The National Bank: To foster Commerce

3. Federal Subsidies: For roads, canals, and other internal improvements to develop profitable markets for agriculture


We can bring the country together!

Through the new arteries of transportation foodstuffs and raw materials can flow from the South and West to the North and East, knitting our country together both economically and politically.