California was able to enter the union as a free state. The rest of the Mexican Cession was divided into two territories-Utah and New Mexico where the question of whether to allow slavery would be decided by popular sovereignty.
The Kansas-Nebraska Act/Dered Scott Decision
They divided into two different territories
Made it a crime to help runaway slaves and allowed officials to arrest those slaves in free areas
John Brown's raid/ Lincoln is elected president
It was written by Harriet Beecher. It was written because it was speaking out powerfully against slavery." it is impossible to conceive of a human creature more wholly desolate and forlorn than Eliza when she turned her footsteps from uncle tom's cabin. "
The Kansas-Nebraska Act was a plan that would divide the remainder of the Louisiana Purchase into two territories. The Dred Scott Decision was two days after Buchman became president, thew supreme court issued a historic ruling about slavery
He was 6'4, he was known as a gifted storyteller and liked to tell jokes, he set up a national baking system while he was president, his nickname was honest ab, he practices law without a degree and had only 18 months of schooling. John Brown's raid was when he and his men took over the arsenal inharpers ferry, virginia, in hopes of starting a slave rebellion.