Bleeding Kansas

  • Wilmot Proviso

    Wilmot Proviso
    He wanted to ban slavery in the mexican cession territory out west, excluding texas.
  • compromise of 1850

    compromise of 1850
    1) Admission CA as a free state
    2) Slaves being sold in DC
    3) Utah and New Mexico being admitted as slave states
  • Fugitive Slave Law

    To help slave holders recapture runaway slaves.
  • uncles tom cabin

    uncles tom cabin
    Story calling for an end to slavery.
  • Bleeding Kansas

    Bleeding Kansas
    A small scale civil war in kansas which lasted for four months and caused two hunders deaths.
  • Kansas Nebraska Act

    Kansas Nebraska Act
    People in the territoies could decide for themselves weather their state would allow slavery people began flooding into kansas and nebraska
  • Dred scott

    Slave sued for his freedom African American were not citizens and could not sue.
  • Lincoln- Douglas Debates

    Lincoln- Douglas Debates
    Lincoln and Douglas Debated Slavery lincoln slavery eas wrong but legal should not be expanded lincoln lost the election, but became nationally famous.
  • Harpers Ferry

    Harpers Ferry
    john brown store guns and gave freed slaved.
  • Election of 1860

    Election of 1860
    The votes in 1860 mostly based on which section section of country they lived in.
  • Fort Sumter

    Lincolns men were in forts and they were trapped.