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Can you name the Early Events leading to Civil War?

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nicknamed 'young hickory' and was expansionist
Battle in which Texas won its independence
ordered the killing of all Texans in the Alamo
Americans took this building, resulting in Mexico's surrender
died mysteriously 16 months into his term
proportion of whites owning slaves to not owning slaves in South
path traveled by slaves escaping to the North
made about 13 trips back down South to help friends and family escape
Compromise of 1850 made California: (slave or free?)
excellent speaker who sacrificed his chance of presidency for the conservation of the Union
who wept while reading Uncle Tom's Cabin
author of Uncle Tom's Cabin
name of Henry Lloyd Garrison's newspaper
son of Southern aristocrats, wrote a book condemning the South for slavery
an escaped slave who wrote a book of his experiences to pay for his freedom
Garrison and Douglas were beaten and harassed by mobs called:
to prevent Northerners from helping slaves escape the South passed what laws
nickname of the men who migrated to California seeking gold during the rush were called
who's land was gold first discovered, leading to the rush
making California either a free or slave state broke what compromise

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Created Nov 29, 2016ReportNominate
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