Study Guide

Monroe Doctrine People

By James Monroe

James Monroe

James Monroe is most remembered for his Monroe Doctrine (it's ain't named after Marilyn). But it...

John Quincy Adams

The Adams family set the trend for family members in the White House…not to mention family...

George Canning

It's easy to get swept up in the glitz and glamour of James Monroe and his cabinet...

John C. Calhoun

John Calhoun's name nowadays is generally linked to the Confederacy and the build-up to the Civil...

William Wirt

William Wirt is one of the deep cuts of American political history. He's the U.S. history...