Additional information from
,Barbary Wars at Clements-University
Photo credit: Library of Congress, charcoal art drawing
Jefferson’s New Course -The Revolution
• Laissez Faire• Get rid of the Sedition Act.
• Reduce the size of government
Angry Republicans called these
appointments “Midnight Judges.”
In his last days of
office, Adams selected
several federal justices.
William Marbury was
one of these.
instructed Sec. of
Madison to hold
up the paperwork.
according to the
Judiciary Act of
RESULT: The Supreme Court ends up having the
power to decide whether laws are
Constitutional or not. This is called Judicial
Review. It’s what makes the Supreme Court
By most accounts, she was only about 13 at the time. She also gave birth to a daughter, Lisette, after the
journey. Sacagawea reportedly died at about age 25. Clark adopted her children and made sure Jean Baptiste
was educated. Very little is recorded about the daughter.
The scene above depicts Decatur being saved by one of his crew, who steps
into shield him. Both survived.