Delegates from several states met to reform commercial regulations of the United States in the Annapolis Convention of 1786. They recommended that another convention be called to shape changes in the federal government; the resulting Constitutional Convention met in Philadelphia in 1787.
The Shawnees, led by Tenskwatawa, were defeated by the forces of William Henry Harrison at the Battle of Tippecanoe. Tecumseh’s confederation was weakened and Harrison’s reputation as a war hero was bolstered.
An unofficial war between the US and France, the Quasi War was sparked by the XYZ Affair and the decision of the United States to terminate its treaties with France. Consisting of a series of conflicts at sea, the war ended with the signing of the Convention of 1800, which allowed for the end of the previous alliance between the US and France but asserted a “firm, inviolable, and universal peace, and a true and sincere Friendship between” the two countries.