The Missouri Compromise was made to please pro-slavery and anti slavery forces.
People that were determined to end slavery at any cost.
The war started and ended to gain land, specifically California.
This act convicted people that help slaves escape, to pay a fine and goal to jail for a small period of time.
Harriet Beecher wrote this anti-slavery book , to "help lay out the groundwork for the civil war.
This party was created in favor of the south
This act was suppose to bring compromise to the country between the south and north. But instead it divided the country even more
A war that happens because of the south wanting Kansas to be a slave state, and the north wanting it to be a free state.
A slave tried to sue his owner because since he is in a free state he thinks that he is free.But the judges say that because he is a slave he cant sue also that a slave is a slave no matter were they are. This angered the north.
John brown created a revolt against slave owners, He is known as the " Meteor that sparked the war."
The election that Aberham Lincoln won. This would cause the south to secede from the union.
The war between the United states and the confederate states
The south bombed the northern facilities telling them to leave
These states were states that seceded from the union to become a country. Mainly the south.