The History Channel explains the Missouri Compromise of 1820, a temporary solution to the brewing controversy over slavery in the United States.
Khan Academy explores the contested presidential election of 1824, where John Quincy Adams faced off against Andrew Jackson and Henry Clay.
History Instructor Derek Orme provides his take on The Nullification Crisis, tariffs, John C. Calhoun, and secession.
The University of Virginia compiles a list of key events in the life of President John Adams
The Understanding Slavery Initiative covers the complex history of plantation labor in the early United States.
The Museum of American Finance explains the reasoning behind The Specie Circular, which required payment for government land to be in gold and silver.
The Smithsonian discovers a critical document involved in the Indian Removal Act.