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Causes of Civil War timeline*

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    Events Leading to the Civil War

  • Misouri Compromise

    Misouri Compromise
    A request by a slave holding caused a debate.
  • Wilmot Proviso

    Wilmot Proviso
    Slavery should be prohibited in any lands by owned by Mexio
  • Dred Scott Decision

    Dred Scott Decision
    A slave that got freed after 10 years and 5 trials by courts for his owners rights to have him free.
  • Compromise of 1850

    Clays plan could not pass so there was another debate.
  • Fugitive Slave act

    Mandated the return of runaway slaves.
  • Uncle Toms' cabin

    Harried Beacher Stowe wrote a book about slavery.
  • Kansas Nebraska act

    A bill introduced by Stephen A. Douglas Illinois Senetar.
  • Bleeding Kansas

    Slavery supporters attacked the town of Lawrance the anti-slavery capital.
  • Lincoln Douglas Debate

    Stephed Douglas battled Abraham Lincoln in a face to face debate.
  • Harpers Ferry

    John Brown led a small group and took weapons from an arsenal they all got pinned down anf many dies by anti-slavery.
  • Lincolns Election

    Lincolns Election
    Lincoln got 180 out of 303 electorial voted winning him the election.
  • South Carolina succedes

    Lincoln promised not to disturbe slavery