US HISTORY CIVIL WAR NOTES 1

Economy of the South

 

2 Party system

National Republicans (WHIGS) & Democrats Whigs:

Fed Gov. Should take leadership role Fed Gov. Should support internal improvements (roads & bridges)

in favor of nation bank tend to be middle class or well-established protastants

 
 

Democrats:

Fed. Gov. Should remain as inactive as possible Individuals should be responsible for internal improvements

Against national bank

Tend to be slave-holders, small farmers, non-protestants, and working class  

National Bank

 

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