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Unformatted text preview: the new western territories. A. Comp. of 1850-set up California and texas coming in as slave and Free states, set up today’s texas border, settled situation with new mexico B. Expanding to Oregon and Kansas Nebraska and having an internal battle with K and N about slavery, brings on a new act which will nullify the Missouri compromise 1. Bleeding Kansas; civil war before civil war III. Sectionalism is a huge factor in the United States leading up to the civil war. A. Pottawattamie massacre- Jim Brown killed 5 pro slavery men with sons, perfect example of sectionalism with the US B. Missouri compromise- Missouri was in the south but wanted to go in to the union free, but Maine wanted to go in free to, since Missouri was in south and had salves already they went in a slave state, this show sectionalism… Missouri being in south and wanting to be free...
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course HIST 1301 taught by Professor Dewar during the Fall '07 term at Angelo State.
- Fall '07