wasn’t willing to sell it-Pres. Franklin Pierce (proslaverySouthern democrat) recommends that US purchase Cuba -Pierre Soule,James Buchanan,& John Y. Mason met at Ostend, Belgium to discuss possibility of acquiring Cuba asslave state. They issued a warning to Spain that Spain didn’t sell Cuba to them, they would take it by force-Upset the northerners cuz Cuba is a slaveholding place and US wanted to purchase them sothey could have another slave state5. Slavery was not dealt with responsiblyas the ministers (even though they weren’t supposed to) sent a threat to Spainsupporting the South and angering the North. This “added fire” to the slavery issue.8. the ministers [their job was just to discuss the possibilities of expanding] did not represent the north orlisten to them and ended up expanding without their consentthey only representedthe southern democrats and ignored the northerners’ opinions so they did not support national interest but sectional interestsSe-ah If you could search these things up:-Who said this: “that Cuba would be Africanized and become a second St. Domingo, with all its attendant horrors to the white race.”? but i did find this theres a list of some ministers from different countires OH YEP FOUND EM FROM FRANCE AND SPAIN yapeapepayepa Pierre Soule,James Buchanan,& John Y. Mason right?
-A lot of the places contradict each other so….-IDK why northerners were angry about this-this made them angry cuz Cuba is a slaveholding place and US wanted to purchase them so they could have another slave statehere is the full text The EventWhat happened?What is it?Meaning (wrt to theCompromise)NotesThe Passing ofPersonal LibertyLaws- Set of laws that were passed in the north (mostly NE, Ohio, Wisconsin)- federal support for slave act- Provided council for fugitives?- Trials for fugitives3. Made south very angry so the slavery issue was not fixed4. did not believe this8. North did not like it and then the South did not like it after passed = sectionalism12. just disobeyed law- Anthony Burns caseThe UndergroundRailroad- A disorganized/decentralized system to help slaves escape from the masters1. Issue was not settled because the southerners 3. A lot of safe houses were families and even white families was considered defying the constitution but tothem they were just helping9. Election of 1852: Democrat - had slave houses