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US His - U1 - 2019

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Secession Southern States break away from the US
Abolitionist Person that want to end slavery right away
Popular Sovereignty People of a territory will determine if they want slavery to spread
Fugitive Slave Act Required US Citizens to help recapture runaway slaves
Missouri Compromise Allowed slavery to spread south
13th Amendment All former slaves are free forever
14th Amendment All former slaves are US Citizens
15th Amendment All former slaves can vote
Dred Scott He sued for his freedom in the Supreme Court
Abraham Lincoln 16th President of the US
John Brown He wanted to start a slave rebellion in the South
Harriet Tubman Helped slaves escape on the Underground Railroad
Frederick Douglass Runaway slave that wrote a book about his life as a slave
Election of 1860 Caused Southern States to break away from the US
Created by: khalupka



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