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Updated: 2/9/2021
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  • Battle Of Fort Sumter
  • Fugitive Slave Act
  • ELECTIONOF 1860
  • Bleeding Kansas
  • Wilmot Proviso
  • “Provided that as an express and fundamental condition to the acquisition of any territory from the Republic of Mexico, by the United States, by virtue of any treaty which may be negotiated between them, and to the use by the Executive of the monies therein appropriated, neither slavery nor involuntary servitude shall (illegible word) exist in any part of said territory except for crime whereof the party shall be first duly convicted.”