Slavery came to America with the arrival of colonists.
1735 - 1750
Georgia got rid of slavery
Tomas Jefferson became president.
during this the government was trying to expand slavery to the western colonies bought by the Louisiana Purchase.
turning Nat Turner
a slave who rebelled and went to 7 plantations, gathered a group of people and killed around 60 non African Americans.
The Wilmot agreement
1846 - 1850
Wilmot was a man who if his plan succeeded would have still started the civil war. He wanted to outlaw slavery only in U.S claimed land. This would mean non parts of the U.S. would still have slavery. Therefor, still leading up to the Civil War.
Battle of Fort Summers
one of the wars that lead up to the civil War.
Slavery is over
1865 - Present
President Lincoln made slavery elegal in the Northern states