- ›› Eras and Sub-Eras : National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860
The Age of Jackson has never been easy to define. Broader than his presidency (1829–1837), and narrower than his life (1767–1845), it roughly describes the third, fourth, and fifth decades of the nineteenth century. While some historians have attempted to define this era as the...
The American West is home to the majority of America’s Indian Nations, and,...