Vang Pang_Quiz 11-11 - Quiz 11-12 pgs 364-370 As the land that was acquired from the Mexican War was vast Stephen A Douglas proposed a division of land

Vang Pang_Quiz 11-11 - Quiz 11-12 pgs 364-370 As the land...

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Quiz 11-12: pgs. 364-370 As the land that was acquired from the Mexican War was vast, Stephen A. Douglas proposed a division of land in which is the state of Nebraska and Kansas in the mid 1800’s. The bill that was proposed had brought several positive effects such as American settlers were given the opportunity to move westward and the reappointment of the Missouri compromise continued. This had also brought negative effects such as the south demanded slavery in the new territory if it was formed and the territory was near slavery lands in the south. This in which is known as the Kansas-Nebraska Act had brought several negative and positive effects. Charles Sumner: from Massachusetts, who is a militant and abolitionist deliver a speech called “The Crime against Kansas”, criticizing Senator Andrew P. Butler who supported slavery, speech was done in 1856 after the massacre- Bleeding Kansas Lincoln-Douglass Debates: enemies, as Douglass is from the Demo while Lincoln is in the Repub., Lincoln known for being a lawyer who was involved in politics(legislature, congress), was not popular enough in

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