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Unformatted text preview: • Public Reaction: Effigies and Rebellion 4. Bleeding Kansas a) The practical issue of popular sovereignty: New England Emigrant Aid Society b) The electoral chaos of the March 1855 election c) The creation of a “shadow” free government d) The “Sack of Lawrence” e) John Brown’s revenge: The Pottawatomie Massacre May 1856 5. The Caning of Charles Sumner a) “The Crime against Kansas” speech May 1856 b) Bully Brooks and Southern Honor c) The collapse of law, order and civility: Popular Sovereignty as a battle ground, not a middle ground...
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2012 for the course HIST 151 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Purdue University.
- Spring '08
- Compromise Of 1850