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Taylor led the US army at Vera Cruz and Mex. City
Jefferson Davis was the only president with line-item veto power.
John Crittenden followed in Clay's footsteps and saved the union with a compromise.
Congress forbade themselves to talk about slavery.
Nat Turner's rebellion led to southern states considering emancipation.
The House of Representatives passed the Wilmot Proviso.
Douglas lost support of the southern Democrats due to a statement made in his debates with Lincoln.
Republicans supported the Kansas-Nebraska Act.
The US paid $10M for the Mexican Cession territories.
Overspeculation in railroad stocks was a cause of the Crash of 1857.
QuestionT/FReason
Hinton Helper's book's importance was similar to that of the Grimke Sisters.
Transcendentalists supported John Brown's actions.
The Whig party fell apart after losing the election of 1856.
Grant Sherman was a northern general in the civil war.
3 states seceded immediately after Lincoln was elected.
The California Gold Rush led to new inventions.
The American Anti-Slavery Society wanted to send freed slaves to Africa.
The south was heavily impacted by the Crash of 1857.
The Kansas-Nebraska Act repealed the Missouri Compromise.
Abolitionists supported Webster's '7th of March' speech.

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