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Thinh V Tran (Tin Tin) ID: 3273147 Hist 1301 Professor: Mehling Essay 2 2) In examining the 1851 political cartoon (Document #3), how are Southerners arguing against Northern protests of the 1850 Fugitive Slave Act? To what extent does this image relate to the issues raised regarding nullification in Documents #1 and #2? How does the 1856 political ca cartoon (Document #4) relate to the issues arising from the Kansas-Nebraska Act? To what extent did slavery complicate the process and politics of westward expansion in the 1840s and 1850s? The conflict happened between the Southerner and the Northerner as the conflict happened between the Abolitionist, Free-soiler, yeoman farmers who were anti-slavery and slavery expansion to the North above the 36’30 line and Southerner who were: Slaveholder, Plantation owner and “Doughface” who is in the north in favor of the south issue. Moreover, the Fugitive Slave 1850 act that allowed the slaveholder could claim a black person as their property; even the free black person which annoyed the Northern people (abolitionist) and stand against the law of the federal, which means the Northerner nullify the law of Federal government. On the another hand, this case is somehow familiar with the case of governor in document#1 Robert Hayne (South Carolina) who want secede the state to be individual and against which was “nullification act.” The cartoon picture in document 2 shows that the abolitionist gave the slave the gun to against himself when he belongs to the slaveholder Mr. Palmetto even the Mr. Marshall was ignored by the abolitionist. The picture is telling not only the Southerner to nullify the law, but the Northerner is also nullifying the Fugitive slave act. The conflict happened when the Northerner (abolitionist) did not answer to the federal and why the southerner have to? According to the 2nd document, this act of the Northerner against the speech Daniel Webster about criticizing the SC governor earlier of nullifying to the law. The Southerner found out this was unreasonable and causing of the Union break apart. Yet, “ Bleeding Kansas” is also a problem at the time in 1855 when the Indian fighter was over there. People who were arguing their
property and Yeomen farmers was over there and the revoke of slave which made the Southerner getting more attention because Kansas could be a slave state, but they might lose their slave either because violence is spreading in Kansas. In another hand, Kansas-Nebraska Act,1854 is the idea of territory expansion above the line 36’30 of

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