Causes Of the Civil War

Events

3/5 compromise

1787

invention of the Cotton Gin

1793

lousiana purchase

1803

missouri compromise

1820

Nat Turner Rebellion

1831

nullificaton crisis

1832

Mexican American War

1846 - 1848

compromise of 1850

1850

uncle tom cabin published

1852

kansas nebraska act

1854

Bloody Kansas

1855 - 1856

Dredd Scott Deciscion

1857

John Brown Raid

1859

abraham Lincoln wins Presidency

1860