America's Historical Newspapers This link opens in a new window
Jacksonian Era, Part 1 (1823-1832) & Part 2 (1833-1842) - Jacksonian Era, Parts 1 and 2, 1823-1842 - Events covered include: Second Great Awakening, Lowell textile mills, Monroe Doctrine, Trail of Tears and Indian Removal.
War of 1812 (1812-1815) - Events covered include: Burning of Washington, "Star Spangled Banner" written, Tecumseh killed, Treaty of Ghent.
Era of Good Feelings (1816-1822) - Events covered include: Spain cedes FL to U.S., Missouri Compromise, Denmark Vesey executed.
Antebellum Period, Parts 1 & 2 (1843-1860) - Events covered include: Height of plantation slavery, California Gold Rush, Dred Scott decision, Mexican War.