Compramise of 1850 To help Missouri settle. It was Senator Henery clay helped. There were 5 different parts.
Fugitive Act So that nobody would help slaves. An act that made it a crime not to help runaway slaves. Peoples slaves were escaping.
Uncle Tom's cabin/ Trouble in kansas
Uncle Tom's Cabin: Harriet Beecher Stowe. To help end slavery.
Kansas Nebraska Act A plan that would divide the remainder of the luisiansa purchase into two territorys and allow the people in each territory if they want slavery or don't want slavery.
Dred Scott Decision
Two days after Buchanan became president the supreme court issued a historic ruling about slavery and threw the country back into crisis the court reviewed and decided the complex case involving the slave Dred Scott.
John Brown's Raid on Harperś Ferry
Lincoln is Elected President
Abraham Lincoln was an American statesman, politician, and lawyer
South Did want slavery and disagreed with Lincoln
Noth Didn't want slavery and agreed with Lincoln
When John Brown took over the arsenal in Harpers ferry Virginia he hoped he would make a rebellion against slavery.