slavery timeline

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    slavery timeline

  • the missouri compromise

    agreement, proposed in 1819 by henry clay to keep the number of slave and free states
  • foundation of free soil party

    bipartisation anti-slavery party founded to keep slavery out of the western territories
  • compromis of

    agreement overv slave by which caifornia joined the union as free state and a strict fugitive salve law was passed
  • kansas nebraska act

    a law that established that the territories of Nebraska and Kansas
  • kansas - nebras

    an1854 law that estabilshed the territories of nebraka and kansas, giving the settlers the right of popular sovernity to decide on the issue of slavery