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US History Civil War
Abolitionist:
Ambush:
Armory:
Cavalry:
Someone who wishes to abolish or get rid of slavery.
To lie in wait for an unexpected attack.
A place where weapons and other military supplies are manufac…
Cavalry: A branch of the military mounted on horseback. Caval…
Abolitionist:
Someone who wishes to abolish or get rid of slavery.
Ambush:
To lie in wait for an unexpected attack.
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US History Civil War Vocabulary
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Black Codes
Abolished Slavery
1) Citizenship for African Americans, 2) Repeal of 3/5 Compro…
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race,…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
13th Amendment
Abolished Slavery
14th Amendment
1) Citizenship for African Americans, 2) Repeal of 3/5 Compro…
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US History Civil War
Election of 1860
Border States
advantages of north
advantages of south
Lincoln's and the Republicans win convinced the South that sl…
Part of the USA but slavery was allowed to prevent the secess…
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
better leadership: most military colleges in the south; most…
Election of 1860
Lincoln's and the Republicans win convinced the South that sl…
Border States
Part of the USA but slavery was allowed to prevent the secess…
US History Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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US-History Civil Rights
Brown v. Board of Education
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Lyndon B. Johnson
Rosa Parks
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
This president played an important role in the passage of two…
United States civil rights leader who refused to give up her…
Brown v. Board of Education
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
Montgomery Bus Boycott
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
US History Civil War
confederate states
border states
why is Maryland important?
advantages of north
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
very close to the capital-- Washington DC
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
confederate states
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
border states
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
US History - Civil War
The Underground Railroad
Henry Clay
Fugitive Slave Act
Milliard Fillmore
(before the abolition of slavery) a system for helping fugiti…
American statesman noted for his American System (which integ…
statutes passed by Congress in 1793 and 1850 (and repealed in…
13th president of the United States (1850-53), whose insisten…
The Underground Railroad
(before the abolition of slavery) a system for helping fugiti…
Henry Clay
American statesman noted for his American System (which integ…
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US History Civil War: Causes of the Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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US History Civil War
confederate states
border states
why is Maryland important?
advantages of north
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
very close to the capital-- Washington DC
more railroads & factories... more money - easier for North to f…
confederate states
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
border states
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
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US History- Civil War
Gettysburg Address
Antietam
Total War
Confederate States of America
Lincoln gave this speech to consecrate the cemetery at the lo…
One of only two major battle in the North, it was a turning p…
William T. Sherman used this war method impacted civilians an…
This was formed under the leadership of Jefferson Davis, the…
Gettysburg Address
Lincoln gave this speech to consecrate the cemetery at the lo…
Antietam
One of only two major battle in the North, it was a turning p…
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US History Civil War
confederate states
border states
why is Maryland important?
advantages of north
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
very close to the capital-- Washington DC
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
confederate states
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
border states
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
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US History - Civil Rights
Civil Rights Movement
Warren Court
Brown v. Board of Education
Harry Truman
The national effort made by African americans and their suppo…
Supreme Court from 1953-1969 where Earl Warren served as chie…
The court case that established "separate but equal" as uncon…
Harry S. Truman was the 33rd President of the United States.…
Civil Rights Movement
The national effort made by African americans and their suppo…
Warren Court
Supreme Court from 1953-1969 where Earl Warren served as chie…
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US History - Civil Rights
Thurgood Marshal
Rosa Parks
Southern Christian Leadership Conference
SNCC
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supr…
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she w…
Purpose was to carry on non-violent crusades against the evil…
National protest group against segregation started at ... Shaw U…
Thurgood Marshal
American civil rights lawyer, first black justice on the Supr…
Rosa Parks
Refused to give up her seat to a white passenger. After she w…
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US History Causes of the Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
US History Civil War & Reconstruction
Abraham Lincoln
Andrew Johnson
William Tecumseh Sherman
Ulysses S. Grant
16th President of the U.S.; elected twice, but assassinated s…
succeeded Lincoln as President and became the first chief exe…
Union general who led "March to the Sea" and used tactic know…
Brilliant general chosen by President Lincoln to lead the Uni…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President of the U.S.; elected twice, but assassinated s…
Andrew Johnson
succeeded Lincoln as President and became the first chief exe…
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us history Civil war
when did the civil war begin
who was the confederate officer who or…
where was Fort Sumter located
how long did it take Fort Sumter to su…
april 12th 1861, and the first shots were fired at 4:30pm
Edmond ruffin
Charlestown South Carolina
34 hours
when did the civil war begin
april 12th 1861, and the first shots were fired at 4:30pm
who was the confederate officer who or…
Edmond ruffin
US History Civil War: Causes of the Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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US History Civil War
Led to the formation of the Republican…
Stephan Douglas wanted the railroad to…
The Transcontinental Railroad caused t…
Popular Sovereignty
The Kansas Nebraska Act
Convince the South.
Missouri
The idea that if something is popular it is for the good of t…
Led to the formation of the Republican…
The Kansas Nebraska Act
Stephan Douglas wanted the railroad to…
Convince the South.
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US History: Chapter 16- Toward Civil War
fugitive
secede
border ruffian
civil war
person who is running away from legal authority
to withdraw or break away from a nation or organization
armed pro-slavery supporter who crossed the border from Misso…
conflict between citizens of the same country
fugitive
person who is running away from legal authority
secede
to withdraw or break away from a nation or organization
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US History Civil War
confederate states
border states
why is Maryland important?
advantages of north
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
very close to the capital-- Washington DC
more railroads & factories... better balance b/w farming and ind…
confederate states
South Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Tex…
border states
Missouri, Maryland, Delaware, Kentucky... part of the USA but sl…
US-History Civil Rights
Brown v. Board of Education
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Lyndon B. Johnson
Rosa Parks
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
This president played an important role in the passage of two…
United States civil rights leader who refused to give up her…
Brown v. Board of Education
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
Montgomery Bus Boycott
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
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US History: The Civil War
Lincoln's War Goals
Northern Advantages
Southern Advantages
Importance of the Battle of Gettysburg
To restore the Union
Soldiers, factories, food, railroads
Cotton profits, generals, motivation to preserve their lifest…
Turning point of the war; 3 day battle; crippled south
Lincoln's War Goals
To restore the Union
Northern Advantages
Soldiers, factories, food, railroads
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hudsong - US History - Civil Rights
Civil Rights Movement
14th and 15th Amendments
Jim Crow Laws
Plessy v. Ferguson
...
...
...
...
Civil Rights Movement
...
14th and 15th Amendments
...
AP US History - The Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
The Impending Crisis of the South
Freeport Doctrine
Crittenden Compromise
16th President
A book written by Hinton Helper. Helper hated both slavery an…
Idea authored by Stephen Douglas that claimed slavery could o…
1860 - attempt to prevent Civil War by Senator Crittenden - o…
Abraham Lincoln
16th President
The Impending Crisis of the South
A book written by Hinton Helper. Helper hated both slavery an…
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US-History Civil Rights
Brown v. Board of Education
Montgomery Bus Boycott
Lyndon B. Johnson
Rosa Parks
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
This president played an important role in the passage of two…
United States civil rights leader who refused to give up her…
Brown v. Board of Education
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
Montgomery Bus Boycott
In 1955, after Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give u…
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US History: Chapter 17- The Civil War
border state
enlist
tributary
ironclad
state on the border between the North and South: Delaware, Ma…
to formally join a military forces
stream or smaller river that feeds into a larger river
a warship equipped with iron plating for protection
border state
state on the border between the North and South: Delaware, Ma…
enlist
to formally join a military forces
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us history civil rights
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Voting Rights Act of 1965
Civil Rights Act of 1968
Affirmative Action
A federal law that authorized federal action against segregat…
eliminated the use of any test or device to deny the vote and…
ended discrimination in housing
A policy in educational admissions or job hiring that gives s…
Civil Rights Act of 1964
A federal law that authorized federal action against segregat…
Voting Rights Act of 1965
eliminated the use of any test or device to deny the vote and…
US history Civil War
American soldier known for commanding…
18th President; worked closely with Pr…
16th President.led the United States t…
American politician who was a U.S. Rep…
Robert E. Lee
Ulysses S. Grant
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
American soldier known for commanding…
Robert E. Lee
18th President; worked closely with Pr…
Ulysses S. Grant
US History Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
US History: Causes of the Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
US History Civil War
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Abraham Lincoln
Compromise of 1850
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
President of the U.S., 1861-1865
Law passed that gave North and South part of what they wanted…
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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US History- Civil War and Reconstruction
Scalawags
Lynching
Sharecropping
Plessy v. Ferguson
Native white southerners that supported the federal reconstru…
This was the way the KKK murdered Blacks in the South, the nu…
Black codes and ____ kept blacks in the South from achieving…
in 1896 it uphelp the constitutionality of Jim Crow laws in t…
Scalawags
Native white southerners that supported the federal reconstru…
Lynching
This was the way the KKK murdered Blacks in the South, the nu…
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US History- Civil War
Gettysburg Address
Antietam
Total War
Confederate States of America
Lincoln gave this speech to consecrate the cemetery at the lo…
One of only two major battle in the North, it was a turning p…
William T. Sherman used this war method impacted civilians an…
This was formed under the leadership of Jefferson Davis, the…
Gettysburg Address
Lincoln gave this speech to consecrate the cemetery at the lo…
Antietam
One of only two major battle in the North, it was a turning p…
Us history: Civil War
3/5 compromise
Missouri Compromise
Dred Scott Case
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Increased sectionalism
Increased sectionalism by splitting
Made slaves property, made slaves court cases invalid, made M…
Wrote "Uncle Tom's Cabin"
3/5 compromise
Increased sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Increased sectionalism by splitting
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US history civil rights
jim crow laws
Brown v. Board of Education
Civil Rights Act of 1964
United Farm Workers
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
1964; banned discrimination in public acomodations, prohibite…
organization of migrant workers formed to win better wages an…
jim crow laws
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites
Brown v. Board of Education
1954 - The Supreme Court overruled Plessy v. Ferguson, declar…
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Unit 2-US History: Civil War
Fort Sumpter
Election of 1860
Battle of Gettysburg
Battle of Bull Run
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Turning point of the War that made it clear the North would w…
July 21, 1861. Va. (outside of D.C.) People watched battle. T…
Fort Sumpter
Where first shot was fired that began the civil war.
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
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US History- Civil War
What advantages did the North have? (7)
What advantages did the South have? (6)
What was the rise of the republicans?
What does Lincoln do in 1858?
-had more railroads... -had more factories... -had more money... -had…
-cotton... -talented generals... -Familiar battle grounds... -had to d…
1850s:... -people who opposed slavery had no political party... -ga…
-runs for senate... -challenges Stephen Douglas to 7 debates in…
What advantages did the North have? (7)
-had more railroads... -had more factories... -had more money... -had…
What advantages did the South have? (6)
-cotton... -talented generals... -Familiar battle grounds... -had to d…
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US History The Civil Rights Movement
"separate but equal"
de facto degregation
sit-in
Rosa Parks
Principle upheld in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) in which the Su…
Segregation by tradition, custom, or economics.
Started in Greensboro North Carolina with 4 African American…
An African-American woman who refused to give up her bus seat…
"separate but equal"
Principle upheld in Plessy v. Ferguson (1896) in which the Su…
de facto degregation
Segregation by tradition, custom, or economics.
US History- Civil War
Regionalization
Reconstruction
Uncle Toms cabin
Missouri Compromise
To divide into regions or administrative districts; arrange r…
Program implemented by the federal government between 1865 an…
1852 Harriet Beecher Stowe published the book Uncle Toms Cabi…
1820 agreement calling for the admission of Missouri as a sla…
Regionalization
To divide into regions or administrative districts; arrange r…
Reconstruction
Program implemented by the federal government between 1865 an…
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US History - Civil War
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
disenfranchisement
scalawag
declared that all native-born or naturalized persons were cit…
declared that the right to vote shouod not be denied on accou…
exclusion from voting privleges
cooperated with Radical Reconstruction
14th Amendment
declared that all native-born or naturalized persons were cit…
15th Amendment
declared that the right to vote shouod not be denied on accou…
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US History Civil Rights
jim crow laws
civil disobedience
children's march
i have a dream speech
State laws in the South that legalized segregation.
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
6000 children marched in the place of protesters who had been…
A speech given by Martin Luther King, Jr. at the demonstratio…
jim crow laws
State laws in the South that legalized segregation.
civil disobedience
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
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US History: Civil war
Jefferson Davis
Abraham Lincoln
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Stonewall Jackson
President of Confederate.
President of USA/Union.
Author of Uncle Tom's Cabin which motivated the Union.
Confederate General in First Bull Run.
Jefferson Davis
President of Confederate.
Abraham Lincoln
President of USA/Union.
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US History (Civil War)
Causes of the War of 1812
Results of the War of 1812
Results of the Lewis and Clark Expedit…
Sacajawea
Grievances against Britain... Tecumseh's Confederacy... The War Hawks
The War in Canada... The War at Sea... British Burn The White House…
made allies with the Native Americans
Native American woman who served as a guide to Lewis and Clark
Causes of the War of 1812
Grievances against Britain... Tecumseh's Confederacy... The War Hawks
Results of the War of 1812
The War in Canada... The War at Sea... British Burn The White House…
US History- Civil Rights
Albert Gore Sr.
Storm Thurmond
Martin Luther King Jr.
george wallace
Tennessee senator who spoke against segregation
Led Dixiecrats in opposition to Civil Rights advancement
most prominent civil rights leader; founder of the southern c…
alabama governor who tried to block the enrollment of black s…
Albert Gore Sr.
Tennessee senator who spoke against segregation
Storm Thurmond
Led Dixiecrats in opposition to Civil Rights advancement
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US History Civil War
Fort Sumter
Battle of Bull Run (Manassas Junction)
the Border States
Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson
fort remained under Union control in Charleston when the Sout…
people brought picnics to watch - believed it to be a quick d…
Lincoln kept slaves did not want to anger them and push them…
effective leader... doesn't move line
Fort Sumter
fort remained under Union control in Charleston when the Sout…
Battle of Bull Run (Manassas Junction)
people brought picnics to watch - believed it to be a quick d…
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US History: Chapter 11- The Civil War Begins
Monitor
Merrimack
Emancipation Proclamation
habeas corpus
an ironclad ship used by the North in the Civil War
an ironclad ship used by the South in the Civil War
an executive order issued by Abraham Lincoln on January 1, 18…
a court order requiring authorities to bring a prisoner befor…
Monitor
an ironclad ship used by the North in the Civil War
Merrimack
an ironclad ship used by the South in the Civil War
US History Civil War
Outcome of the civil war
popular sovereignty
Dred Scott
Nat Turner, Nathaniel Bacon, Daniel Shay
freed slaves, federal gov gained power
people in the territory decide on slavery with a vote (Kansas…
slave who owner slave moved slave to free state, the slave su…
all conducted revolts
Outcome of the civil war
freed slaves, federal gov gained power
popular sovereignty
people in the territory decide on slavery with a vote (Kansas…
US History Civil War
Start and finish
Fighting starts in
Prominent Union generals
Prominent Confederacy Generals
1861-1865
Ft. Sumter
McClellan, Grant, and Meade
Lee, Jackson, Longstreet
Start and finish
1861-1865
Fighting starts in
Ft. Sumter
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US History: The Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Confederacy
Union
President of the Union
President of the Confederacy
the 11 Southern states that seceded from the Union of states
the northern states during the Civil war
Abraham Lincoln
President of the Union
Jefferson Davis
President of the Confederacy
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US History - Civil War
The Underground Railroad
Henry Clay
Fugitive Slave Act
Milliard Fillmore
(before the abolition of slavery) a system for helping fugiti…
American statesman noted for his American System (which integ…
statutes passed by Congress in 1793 and 1850 (and repealed in…
13th president of the United States (1850-53), whose insisten…
The Underground Railroad
(before the abolition of slavery) a system for helping fugiti…
Henry Clay
American statesman noted for his American System (which integ…
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