Nationalism. What is Nationalism?. Nationalism is feelings of pride and loyalty to a nation. What are some signs of nationalism?. Background…. Following the War of 1812 we enter the period of history known as the Era of Good Feelings. 1815-1825 Time of peace, pride and progress.
A series of measures passed in 1816 intended to make the United States economically self-sufficient and reduce regional conflicts.
How do these 3 things make the United States economically self sufficient???
National bank would provide a single currency and improve interstate trade
Interstate trade is improved with the improved transportation system allowing goods to get to and from different areas of the country
McCulloch v. Maryland
Gibbons v. Ogden
States could not interfere with the power of Congress to regulate interstate commerce