Events Leading Up To The Civil War

  • Wilmot Proviso

    Wilmot Proviso
    Tried To Prohibit Slavery Didn't Work
  • Compromise Of 1850

    Compromise Of 1850
    North Terms:
    -Slave Trade Abolished In. D.C.
    - California Is A Free State South Terms
  • Uncle Tom's Cabin

    Uncle Tom's Cabin
    Tried To End Slavery
    Written By: Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Kansas - Nebraska

    Kansas - Nebraska
    Territories could decide if the state would allow slavery
  • Bleeding Kansas

    Bleeding Kansas
    Small Scale Civil War
  • Dred Scott Decision

    Sued for freedom
  • Lincoln-Douglass Debates

    Lincoln-Douglass Debates
    Debated Slaves
  • Harper's Ferry

    Slave Revolt
  • Election Of 1860

    Election Of 1860
    Presidental Election
  • Fort Sumter

    Fort Sumter
    South attack after Lincoln sent supplies to this fort