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Abolition Meaning: Get rid of slavery (Abolish) Many free blacks risked their lives to travel and spread their world Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Secret path to get slaves to their freedom in the north Kansas Nebraska Act Passed Congress in 1854 Allowed people of the Kansas and Nebraska territories to decide for themselves whether or not to allow slavery within their borders South supported it and it made the North very angry Basically repealed (reversed) the Missouri Compromise of 1820 Stephen A. Douglas (eventually runs against Lincoln in 1860) Believed in ‘ Popular Sovereignty’ Territories vote whether or not they want slavery Bleeding Kansas What it was Violent actions that happened after the Kansas Nebraska Act Border Ruffians Illegal, come from missouri and voted pro slavery John Brown Who he was Abolishionist that said God called on him/chose him to (end) abolish

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