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  • Missouri Compromise, 1820

  • Henry Clay

  • Manifest Destiny!

  • Texas Annexation and Mexican Cession

  • Compromise of 1850

  • H.Clay

    Webster

    Calhoun

  • Stephen Douglas Millard Fillmore

  • Compromise of 1850

    • California enters the Union as a free state.

    • No more slave auctions in Washington D.C.

    • Texas receives 10 million in compensation.

    • Popular Sovereignty in New Mexico and

    Utah.

    • A new fugitive slave law.

  • Stephen Douglas wanted to be president.

    ! So he proposed the Kansas and Nebraska Act

    Essentially allowing slavery to spread anywhere in the country.

  • Kansas Nebraska Act

    1854

  • • Popular Sovereignty in Kansas and Nebraska Territories.

    • “Bleeding Kansas”

    Kansas Nebraska Act

  • Pro slavery and Anti slavery.

  • But not everybody wanted slavery to spread.

  • The Kansas and Nebraska Act got Abraham Lincoln

    back into politics.

    He never liked slavery, but felt it was constitutionally protected where it already existed.

    ! ! He didn’t want it to spread.

    Lincoln’s comeback speech at Peoria, Indiana.

  • Dred Scott Case 1856