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THE PRESIDENTS OF THE USA

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A presentation for all the presidents of the USA (one slide per president)

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THE PRESIDENTS OF THE USA

  1. 1. The American Presidents from the website www.presidenstory.com
  2. 2. Vice President Events & Actions Party George Washington John Adams The first US President -
  3. 3. Vice President Events & Actions Party John Adams Thomas Jefferson First in the White house Capital in Washington DC Alien & Sedition Act Federalist
  4. 4. Vice President Events & Actions Party Thomas Jefferson Aaron Burr George Clinton Purchase of Louisiana Louis & Clark expedition Embargo Act Federalist
  5. 5. Vice President Events & Actions Party James Madison George Clinton Elbridge Gerry War of 1812 New Orleans battle (1815) Cumberland Road Democratic-Republican
  6. 6. Vice President Events & Actions Party James Monroe Daniel Tompkins The Monroe Doctrine Missouri Compromise Florida in the Union Democratic-Republican
  7. 7. Vice President Events & Actions Party John Quincy Adams John Calhoun Son of John Adams “Internal improvements” Democratic-Republican
  8. 8. Vice President Events & Actions Party Andrew Jackson John Calhoun Martin Van Buren Bank War (1832) Indian removal Act “Spoil system” initiation Democratic
  9. 9. Vice President Events & Actions Party Martin Van Buren Richard Johnson His first language was Dutch Panic of 1837 & crisis “The trail of tears” for Indians Democratic
  10. 10. Vice President Events & Actions Party William H. Harrison John Tyler The shortest Presidency Died on his 32nd day in office Whig
  11. 11. Vice President Events & Actions Party John Tyler none Succeeded W.H. Harrison Expelled from his own party Later, a Confederation supporter Whig, no-party
  12. 12. Vice President Events & Actions Party James K. Polk George Dallas American-Mexican War A vast territory was acquired The first cost-to-coast President Democratic
  13. 13. Vice President Events & Actions Party Zachary Taylor Millard Fillmore Died in 1850, as president Whig
  14. 14. Vice President Events & Actions Party Millard Fillmore none Succeeded Zachary Taylor “Compromise of 1850” Last Whig President Whig
  15. 15. Vice President Events & Actions Party Franklin Pierce William King none (1853-1857) Kansas-Nebraska Act Democratic
  16. 16. Vice President Events & Actions Party James Buchanan John Breckinridge Dred-Scott decision Failure on Slavery dispute South Carolina seceded Democratic
  17. 17. Vice President Events & Actions Party Abraham Lincoln Hannibal Hamlin Andrew Johnson Civil War (1863-1865) Emancipation Assassinated on Apr 3,1865 Republican
  18. 18. Vice President Events & Actions Party Andrew Johnson none Reconstruction Act Purchase of Alaska The first to be impeached National Union
  19. 19. Vice President Events & Actions Party Ulysses S. Grant Schuyler Colfax Henry Wilson none (1875-1877) Various scandals Financial Crisis Civil Rights Act Republican
  20. 20. Vice President Events & Actions Party Rutherford Hayes William Wheeler The end of Reconstruction Start of the “Gilded Age” Railroad strikes Republican
  21. 21. Vice President Events & Actions Party James Garfield Chester Arthur Assassinated in 1881 Republican
  22. 22. Vice President Events & Actions Party Chester Arthur none Succeeded James Garfield Pendleton Act on Civil hiring Republican
  23. 23. Vice President Events & Actions Party Grover Cleveland Thomas A. Hendricks none (1885-1889) Married in the White House Ended silver coinage Curtailed veterans’ pensions Democratic
  24. 24. Vice President Events & Actions Party Benjamin Harrison Levi Morton Grandson of B. H. Harrison Six more states in the Union Forest Act Republican
  25. 25. Vice President Events & Actions Party Grover Cleveland Adlai Stevenson Two non-consecutive terms Panic of 1893 & Depression Pullman strike Democratic
  26. 26. Vice President Events & Actions Party William McKinley Garret Hobart Theodore Roosevelt Spanish-American war Hawaii annexed Assassinated in 1901 Republican
  27. 27. Vice President Events & Actions Party Theodore Roosevelt none (1901-1905) Charles Fairbanks The youngest President ever Pure Food & Drug Act Panama Canal Republican
  28. 28. Vice President Events & Actions Party William Taft James Sherman none (1912-1913) Antitrust policies Arizona & New Mexico Became Chief Justice later Republican
  29. 29. Vice President Events & Actions Party Woodrow Wilson Thomas Marshall World War I Federal Reserve Act Seriously ill at the end of 2nd term Democratic
  30. 30. Vice President Events & Actions Party Warren Harding Calvin Coolidge Popular, got 60% in election Ran a corrupt administration Died in 1923, as president Republican
  31. 31. Vice President Events & Actions Party Calvin Coolidge none (1923-1925) Charles Dawes “The roaring twenties” Immigration Act Economy & Stock Market boom Republican
  32. 32. Vice President Events & Actions Party Herbert C. Hoover Charles Curtis Stock market Crash of 1929 The Great Depression Republican
  33. 33. Vice President Events & Actions Party Franklin D. Roosevelt John Garner Henry Wallace Harry Truman Exit from Great Depression New Deal World War II Democratic
  34. 34. Vice President Events & Actions Party Harry S Truman none (1945-1949) Alben Barkley End of WW II, Atomic bombs Truman Doctrine & Marshall Plan Korean War (1950-53 Democratic
  35. 35. Vice President Events & Actions Party Dwight Eisenhower Richard Nixon End of Korean War Cold War Economic Growth Republican
  36. 36. Vice President Events & Actions Party John F. Kennedy Lyndon Johnson Cuban Missile Crisis Start of “Moon race” Assassinated in Dallas Democratic
  37. 37. Vice President Events & Actions Party Lyndon Johnson none (1963-1965) Hubert Humphrey Vietnam War The Civil Rights Act “War on Poverty” initiative Democratic
  38. 38. Vice President Events & Actions Party Richard Nixon Spiro Agnew Gerald R. Ford Man on the moon “Nixon to China” Watergate and resignation Republican
  39. 39. Vice President Events & Actions Party Gerald R. Ford Nelson Rockefeller The only President never elected End of Vietnam War Pardon to Nixon Republican
  40. 40. Vice President Events & Actions Party Jimmy Carter Walter Mondale Energy crisis Camp-David Accords Iran Hostage Crisis Democratic
  41. 41. Vice President Events & Actions Party Ronald Reagan George H. W. Bush Oldest elected President “Star Wars” initiative “Reaganomics” Republican
  42. 42. Vice President Events & Actions Party George H. W. Bush Dan Quayle End of Cold War Gulf War (1990-91) NAFTA trade pact Republican
  43. 43. Vice President Events & Actions Party Bill Clinton Al Gore Internet Economic growth Monica Lewinski scandal Democratic
  44. 44. Vice President Events & Actions Party George W. Bush Richard Cheney 9/11 Iraq War & “War on terror” Tax cuts Republican
  45. 45. Vice President Events & Actions Party Barack Obama Joseph Biden First African American President National Health Reform bill Democratic
  46. 46. more in the website www.presidenstory.com
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