War of 1812

Brooklyn Moose

Causes of the War of 1812

1. Native Americans attack along the Mississippi river- encouraged by the British.

2. William Henry Harrison- surprise attack at Tippecanoe.

3. Impressments continue british set a blockade.

4. War Hawks supporters of war with Britain.

-Henry Clay

- John C. Calhoun

- U.S Canada

- Want to fight U.S for honor

Battles during the War of 1812

1. Canadian Campaign

- Failure

2. Southern Campaign

- Andrew jackson

- Battle of horse shoe bend

- Battle of New Orleans

Effect of the war of 1812

1. U.S gains respect worldwide.

2. Native Americans lose land and power.

3. War heroes emerge as political leaders in America.

4. Federalist looked bad.