Causes of the civil war

  • invention of the cotton gin

    invention of the cotton gin
    The invention of the cotton gin drove the southreners crazy and this was the start of slavery
  • Missuori comprimise

    Missuori comprimise
  • Compromise of 1850

    Compromise of 1850
  • Uncle toms cabin

    Uncle toms cabin
    Uncle toms cabin is when an author ( Harriet Beecher Stowe ) wrote a book on slavery down south and it had gotten the northner fired up and it kept europe out of the civil war and the southners said it was a lie
  • Kansas Nebraska act

    Kansas Nebraska act
  • Dred scott decision

    Dred scott decision
    Is when dred scott a slave he was living on free land and him and his master and he thought since he was on free territory is he still a slave the court ruled and said that all slaves are property and that they stay slaves ANYWHERE they go this made the northners even more mad And now slavery exsit in the terrritories
  • John brown

    is when john brown got a whole bunch of men and killed 5 pro slavery men with a knife
  • Election of 1860

    Election of 1860
    Lincion won 40 % of he wouldn't have won if the democrat part didn't split