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Summer's speech and the beating administered by Brooks were visible signs of the g Evolution of Slavery in the South p. 1 The perception of slavery as a " necessary evil" in the south evolved into claims th half of the 19 th century Great Britain abolished its slave trade in 1807 The US followed suit until 1808 by banning the importation of new s i. a. Great Britain abolished slavery in 1833 b. 1 . Under pressure from the North and Europe, the south became increasingly def of slavery. 2 . Evolution of the South P. 2 Slavery had actually been on the decline in the late 18 th century, but had chang Cotton a. Cotton gin b. 1 . Free States or Slave States? Tensions further escalated over debates as to the status of new states entering t forbid slavery? The Missouri compromise of 1820 established Main as a free state, and Mis establishment of further slave states north of the 36 º 630 parallel. a. 1 . Stifling Discussion: The "Gag Orders" Starting in 1836 , Southern congressmen and sympathetic Northern Democrats

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