The Civil War had economic effects in that the confederate money was no longer valid and many people were left with nothing. Another effect was a lot of states towns were destroyed, a lot of them had to rebuild this was known as the Reconstruction period.
That America was destined to go from sea to shining sea (a.k.a. Atlantic to Pacific) and thus set out to settle the west of the continent.
Expansion was needed to keep the United States safe from its enemies.
The United States should reach from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean.
Manifest destiny was the idea that it was the nation's destiny to expand across the continent to the Pacific.
Stephen Douglas supported popular sovereignity, also called squatter sovereignity, which stated that each territory had the right to determine if they would accept slavery or not.
The Pull factor pull factored the pull factor.
One cause of the Panic of 1819 was that fewer exports going from America to Europe.
The Dred Scott decision
they feared Texas would become another slave state
The issue of slavery was becoming a larger problem.
The United States annexed Texas.
settlement of anglos
Native Americans had most reason to be concerned about the idea of Manifest Destiny.
Native Americans in the West
slaves had better lives than many free factory workers.
They became more rigid as fear of slave resistance grew.
South had more power than the north
Agreements with Mexico
The Santa Fe Trail was a trade route between the United States and Mexico.
Britain and Mexico fought with the United States over the Oregon and Texas territories.
attack the southern way of life and further limit slavery. -apex (:
it was unjust, oppressive, and cruel
Free African Americans feared being sent to prison.
were not protected as promised by the united states
Limited rights on plantations. (Apex)
Mexican foods and celebrations are popular throughout the area
The book convinced more people to join the abolitionist cause
all of above apex