February 12, 2013
Compromise that put all land above the Missouri compromise line was free and all of it below was slave.
Movement that lasted 35 years devoted to the abolition of slavery.
Law that was passed that declared that fugitive slaves could be returned to their rightful owners in the South.
Written by Harriet Beecher Stowe and was a bestseller in the United States.
Political Party that runs against the Democratic Party and leaned more towards the eventual abolition of slavery.
Case that led the Missouri Compromise being unconstitutional and that blacks could never be citizens of the united States.
Attempted slave revolution conducted by John Brown that led to his capture.
Presidential election that Abraham Lincoln won that led to the secession of South Carolina
The states that seceded from the Union and created a separate country and Constitution.
Battle that started the Civil War of the United States of America when Confederate troops attacked.