The United States - This is the country of origin for all of the book's major characters.
The Constitutional Convention - This was the political meeting where the Constitution was created.
Virginia - This was the birthplace of many American Founders and the center of political life in early America.
Monticello - This was Thomas Jefferson's famed plantation.
The South - This area includes states including Georgia, North and South Carolina, and Virginia.
The North - This area contains states including the original states of the Union.
The Emancipation Proclamation - This is the famed document that freed American slaves.
The Second Bank of the United States - Chartered in 1816, this establishment was eventually closed by Andrew Jackson.
The Cross of Gold - This symbol is from one of William Jennings Bryan's most famous speeches.
The Philippines - The United States acquired this former Spanish protectorate in...
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