1850s-RoadToSecession

1850s-RoadToSecession - By: Ms. Susan M. Pojer By: Horace...

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By: Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY By: Ms. Susan M. Pojer Horace Greeley HS Chappaqua, NY
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Problems of Sectional Balance in 1850 ß California statehood. ß Southern “fire-eaters” threatening secession. ß Underground RR & fugitive slave issues: Personal liberty laws
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Compromise of 1850
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Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811 – 1896) So this is the lady who started the Civil War. -- Abraham
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Uncle Tom’s Cabin 1852 Sold 300,000 copies in the first year. 2 million in a decade!
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Uncle Tom’s Cabin, 1852
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The “Know-Nothings” [The American Party] ß Nativists. ß Anti-Catholics. ß Anti- immigrants. 1849 Secret Order of the Star- Spangled Banner
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1852 Presidential Election 1852 Presidential Election Franklin Pierce Gen. Winfield Scott John Parker Hale Democrat Whig Free Soil
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1852 Electio n Results
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Kansas-Nebraska Act, 1854
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“Bleeding Kansas” Border “Ruffians” (pro-slavery Missourians)
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“The Crime Against Kansas” Sen. Charles Sumner (R-MA) Congr. Preston Brooks (D-SC)
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Martyr? Mural in the Kansas Capitol
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This note was uploaded on 11/22/2011 for the course EL ED 365 taught by Professor Brothermercier during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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1850s-RoadToSecession - By: Ms. Susan M. Pojer By: Horace...

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