Perspectives, History and Theory

By RileyQ
  • Pauperism

    Society for the Prevention of Pauperism established in New York
  • Missouri Compromise

    Missouri Compromise
    Missouri Compromise balancing "slave states" and "free states"
  • Indian Removal Act

    Indian Removal Act
    Indian Removal Act passes U.S. Congress.
  • Dread Scott

    Dread Scott
    Dread Scott Decision - U.S. Supreme Court rules that slaves do not become free if they move to free teritory; denies citizenship to African Americans and therefore access to federal courts.
  • Little Bighorn

    Little Bighorn
    Battle of Little Bighorn: Sioux victorious over Custer and U.S. Seventh Cavalry