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Timeline of Jefferson Presidency
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Jefferson Officially Becomes President
Marbury v. Madison takes place
The U.S purchases the Louisiana territory
Adams uses the Judiciary act of 1801
Spanish cuts off American shipping and trade along the Mississippi.
Lewis and Clark set off to explore the western part of the country.
Lewis and Clark return from their expedition
zebulon pike sets off with a 20 man crew to explore more of the country.
Hamilton and Burr duel. This results in the death of Hamilton the next day.
The United States goes to war with Tripoli due to a rise in tribute tax. Jefferson refuses to pay these tributes.
Stephen Decatur and a small raiding party burn a ship that the pirates captured.
The First Barbary War ends due to the signing of a peace treaty
Jefferson is elected for a second term
The American ship Chesapeake is fired upon by the British ship leopard. This results in 3 American deaths.
Congress passes the disastrous embargo act of 1807, crippling most of the economy.
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