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July 5 - • California gold rush(1848 Southern Defense of...

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July 5, 2007 Era of Civil War Anti-slavery (free states) Abolitionists (End Slavery) Daniel Webster (rights of the North) – Pro Slavery John c. Calhoun – (secessionists) Compromises Henry Clay William Lloyd Garrison The Liberator, Jan 1, 1831 (Nat Turner Revolt) Wanted to punish or not compensate slave owners Some Christians believed in perfectionism – abolitionists were chrsitians Daniel Webster – equal footing and slavery moving westward John C. Calhoun – for the rights of the Southern States Henry Clay – Great compromiser Slave Expansion time Line The Missouri Compromise – 36, 30 parallel Wilmot’s Proviso (1846) – Mexican war
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Unformatted text preview: • California gold rush (1848) Southern Defense of slavery • Historical • Biblical • Civilizing • King Cotton • Anti-industry The Will of God Clay’s Compromise of 1850 • California as a free state • Slave selling in Washington D.C. abolished • Fugitive Slave laws Kansas –Nebraska Act Missouri – “bleeding Kansas” Stephen Douglas – transcontinental railroad Road to Civil War • Eli Whitney (1793) • William Lloyd Garrison • Nat Tuner (1831) • David Wilmot (1846) • Dred Scott Case (1856-1857) • John Brown (1856-1859) • Preston Brooks (1856)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course AMH 2097 taught by Professor Denisespivey during the Summer '07 term at FSU.

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