Nationalism (Key Concepts in American History) by Richard Allen Sauers

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In the election of 1824, Monroe won 231 of 232 electoral votes. Only William Plumer of New Hampshire voted against Monroe, awarding his electoral vote to John Quincy Adams. A historical myth has persisted that Plumer decided to vote against Monroe because he felt that only George Washington (1732– 1799) deserved a unanimous vote. In reality, however, Plumer wrote that he voted against Monroe because the president showed “a want of foresight and economy; and . . ” See also: Era of Good Feelings.

Georgia (1831) FURTHERREADING Conley, Robert J. The Cherokee Nation: A History. : Graphic Arts Center Publishing Company, 2008. Elish, Dan. The Trail of Tears: The Story of the Cherokee Removal. New York: Benchmark Books, 2002. Clay, Henry (1777–1852) Southern–born politician who was one of the greatest orators of the pre–Civil War United States. Clay was a nationalist who proposed the American System to help the country grow and worked to keep sectionalism between North and South from deepening.

As time went on, the Cherokee became more “civilized,” living in log cabins, raising crops, establishing schools, and building roads. S. Constitution. However, the states in which the Cherokee resided wanted to take over the native people’s land. When gold was discovered in 1829, more and more trespassers moved into Cherokee land to dig for the metal. This gold rush strained relations between whites and Native Americans. The Georgia legislature began pressing for a solution. According to Georgia, the federal government had not shown good faith in dealing with Native Americans.

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