I am Abraham Lincoln and I am the first present of the USA, many people thought that I wanted to get rid of slaves entirely so they left seceded. I thought the south was going to take to much power so I stopped them from expanding.
November 6, 1860 Lincoln was elected elected president.
1857 Dred Scott went into a court law
I have lived in a free state and was brought there by my owner I should be free
you are a slave I own you it does not matter if you have lived in a free state
October 16, 1859 John Brown Raids Harper's Ferry
there is only one way to get rid of slavery and that is violence
we will use 9 inch double sided blades to help us win this raid.
all 17 of us are going to raid the Harper Ferry
this was when Lincoln was elected president and many people thought that he wanted to get rid of slavery entirely so many people left or seceded. however one thing that he did do was stop slavery for expanding.
1856 Charles Sumner Attacked by Preston Brooks on the U.S. Senate Floor
I am from the south and I think that slavery should expand, I will hit the people that disagree with my cane and get presents from the people that agree
I am from the north and I want freedom for all people.
Dred Scott was a slave that went on a journey to a free land with his slave owner and went into the court to try and win his freedom. he said that since he lived in a free state for so long and he was forced to live there from his slave owner that he should be free. however the court said that he had to be a slave and people got mad.
1856 Bleeding Kansas
Kansas should be a slave state and I will kill you over this opinion.
john brown thought that the only way to get freedom was threw violence's so he got an army of 17 people and 5 of them were black and he raided a plantation . he was punished with death and when he died said the he would rather die for freedom then live with people being enslaved.
1850 The Fugitive Slave Act Passes
Charles is a man from the south and being from the south he likes slave and wants expansion. and Preston being from the north does not like the idea of slaves and thinks that the expansion of slaves is bad. so Charles attacks Preston of the senate floor and clamed in the court that he had no intention to kill him since why would he not kill him them.
bleeding Kansas happen when there was the Kansas act was passed. people could divide if Nebraska was free or not so people wanted to fight over the country.
Kansas will be a free state and slaves are bad and should be abolished.
This was when people were not allowed to speak up about right and people who did would get a fine. This was also when the underground railroad was formed.
everyone one should be treated equal no mater what gender or what color they are.
you are not allowed to speck for what you think about rights.