It was the freeing of many slaves. They transported the free slaves back to africa.
this compromise focused on slavery in western colonies.
The american antislavery Society forms
slaves strated a rebellion
The liberty party forms
It broke away from antislavery advocading that th costitution was a anti slavery document.
the mexican american war starts
border started war with mexico and america
To pass a law to banned slavery in any territory to be acquired from Mexico in the Mexican War or in the future. The house passed it but the senate didn't because there are to many southern representatives.
the free soil party forms
a third political party formed
California gold rush
Gold was found by James. W Marshall at Sutter's mill in Coloma, California.
confrentation of the free states of north and enslaved states of the south
Uncle Tom's cabin is published
a book about a suffering black slave and there life with other characters srounding them.
The Kansas Nebraska Act
new territory open for settlement
the summer brooks affair
spoke on behalf of slavery and how it was consuming our world.
The dred Scott decision
Africans were brought over to the U.S. and used as slaves
The lincoln-Douglas debates
several debates between linclon and the republican canidate and these topics were mainly on slavery.