Events leading to civil war

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Missouri Compromise

1820

The abolition Movement

1830 - 1865

The Mexico-American War

1846 - 1848

The Fugitive Slave Act

1850

Uncle Tom's Cabin

1852

The Kansas-Nebraska Act

1854

The Republican Party

1854

Bleeding Kansas

1856

The Dred Scott Deciscion

1857

John Brown's Raid On Harper's Ferry

1859

The Election Of 1860

1860