Causes of the Civil War: Part One

Causes of the Civil War: Part One

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  • Congress can't prevent us from bringing slaves into new territories
  • The Wilmot Proviso was a bill that outlawed slavery in any territory aquired from the War with Mexico.
  • The Wilmot Proviso
  • We should be able to bring slaves into any territory that we recieve
  • To please the North, California will be admitted as a slave state and the slave trade will be abolished in D.C
  • To please the South, Congress will not pass laws regarding slavery and pass a stronger law for slave owners 
  • The Compromise of 1850
  • I am outraged by the Fugitive Slave Act. I am writing Uncle Tom's Cabin to express my feelings.
  • The Fugitive Slave Act was a bill that was passed. It stated that accused fugitives could be held with out an arrest warrant and that whites were required to recapture slaves
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • The territories of Kansas and Nebraska should be slave states
  • The Kansas Nebraska Act
  • No they should be free
  • John Brown led seven men in a massacre and a civil war broke out in Kansas as result of the Kansas Nebraska Act. 
  • Bleeding Kansas
  • I am a free man. I lived in Illinois, a free state, with my owners. I have also lived in Wisconsin which was made a free state by the Missouri Compromise 
  • Dred Scott Case
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