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- American election campaigns, 19th century : In the 19th century during the First Party System, the Second Party System and the Third Party System the United States invented or developed a number of new methods for conducting American Election Campaigns.
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- Andrew Jackson : An American general who defeated the British at New Orleans in 1815 and was U.S. President from 1829-1837.
- Martin Van Buren : (1782-1862) An American politician and President of the United States (1837-1841).
- Henry Clay : (1777-1852) American Whig Party leader, 3-time failed presidential candidate, and broker of North/South compromises that held the Union together.
- Whig Party : Party of the Second Party System, 1830 to mid-1850s, formed by Henry Clay to battle President Andrew Jackson's policies.
- Abraham Lincoln : (1809-65) Born in Illinois, President of the United States during the American Civil War.
- Daniel Webster : (1782-1852) Leading American politician of the antebellum Whig Party, famous for his oratory, his legal and diplomatic skills, and his efforts to prevent the Civil War in the name of American nationalism.