Proposed by the first secretary of the treasury, Alexander Hamilton.
-Opened in 1791 and operated until 1811 to issue a uniform currency, make business loans, and collect tax monies.
-The Second Bank of the United States was chartered in 1816, but was not renewed by President Andrew Jackson twenty years later.
A leading attorney who argued many famous cases in the Supreme Court. Congressman from New Hampshire and senator representing Massachusetts.
-opposed National bank in the 1816 Vote for the National Bank
-Whig party leader, Kentucky congressman and senator, Secretary of State under John Quincy Adams and an unsuccessful candidate for the Presidency in 1824, 1832, and 1844.
-Supported national Bank.
-Advanced American system economic program
-Proposed the Missouri Compromise
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