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US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
US History
Precedent
Cabinet
Tariff
Impressment
Any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or model fo…
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
A tax on imported goods
The act of seizing by force
Precedent
Any act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or model fo…
Cabinet
A group of department heads who serve as the president's chie…
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US history
New england colonies
why did the new england colonies settle?
new england colonies economic activity:
Middle Colonies:
massachusetts, connecticut, new hampshire, rhode island
-practice religion without persecution (religion Puritans)
dependent on the ocean
New York Pennsylvania, New Jersey Delaware
New england colonies
massachusetts, connecticut, new hampshire, rhode island
why did the new england colonies settle?
-practice religion without persecution (religion Puritans)
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US History
Democracy
House of Burgesses... Mayflower Compact
Reasons for American Revolution
Mercantilism
People Power - Elected representatives... System of Government
Early form of Democracy
1- Separation from Home Country, people more self-sufficient…
Colonists supplied raw materials (lumber, cash crops) to home…
Democracy
People Power - Elected representatives... System of Government
House of Burgesses... Mayflower Compact
Early form of Democracy
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JH US History Unit 3 Part 2
John Adam's Presidency
Jay's Treaty
XYZ Affair
Alien and Sedition Acts
Federalist. Settled impressment problems with England by Jay'…
It said that Britain was to pay for American ships that were…
An insult to the American delegation when they were supposed…
These consist of four laws passed by the Federalist Congress…
John Adam's Presidency
Federalist. Settled impressment problems with England by Jay'…
Jay's Treaty
It said that Britain was to pay for American ships that were…
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JH US History Unit 1 Part 3
New England Colonies
Middle Colonies
Southern Colonies
Plantations
Massachusets New Hampshire Connecticut and Rhode Island. They…
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. It had fert…
Maryland, Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georg…
Huge farms that required a large labor force to grow crops.
New England Colonies
Massachusets New Hampshire Connecticut and Rhode Island. They…
Middle Colonies
New York, New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania. It had fert…
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JH US History Unit 3 Part 3
Tribute
Tecumseh and the Prophet
James Madison
William Henry Harrison
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Two Shawnee brothers who traveled throughout the northwest ur…
The fourth President of the United States; President during T…
Governor of Indiana Territory and Military hero from War of 1…
Tribute
Money paid by one country to another in return for protection…
Tecumseh and the Prophet
Two Shawnee brothers who traveled throughout the northwest ur…
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US History Terms Part 1
Early America
Leif Eriksson
Christopher Columbus
Columbian Exchange
life in the new world
Viking who led settlers to the eastern shores of what is now…
An Italian navigator who was funded by the Spanish Government…
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Early America
life in the new world
Leif Eriksson
Viking who led settlers to the eastern shores of what is now…
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US HISTORY
MAYFLOWER COMPACT
VIRGINIA HOUSE OF BURGESSES
SALUTARY NEGLECT
MERCANTILISM
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
An assembly of representatives who worked together with the g…
An English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colon…
An economic policy under which nations sought to increase the…
MAYFLOWER COMPACT
1620 - The first agreement for self-government in America. It…
VIRGINIA HOUSE OF BURGESSES
An assembly of representatives who worked together with the g…
US History SOL Review Game Part II
Many Japanese were placed into these c…
After what war did the U.S. annex Puer…
Who prepared a plan for peace that cal…
What countries occupied West Germany a…
Internment Camps
Spanish American War
Woodrow Wilson... Fourteen Points
1. U.S.... 2. Britain... 3. France
Many Japanese were placed into these c…
Internment Camps
After what war did the U.S. annex Puer…
Spanish American War
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JH US History Unit 6 Part 2
Civil War
Fort Sumpter
The Election of 1860
The North
A war between the same people of a country. In America, The N…
The confederate attack on this fort in April 1861 marked the…
Abraham Lincoln of the republican party won, and the democrat…
Advantages: factories, more people, more farmland, and railro…
Civil War
A war between the same people of a country. In America, The N…
Fort Sumpter
The confederate attack on this fort in April 1861 marked the…
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JH US History Unit 1 Part 1
Republic
Cartographer
Distinct
Direct Democracy
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
One who makes maps or charts.
Clearly different; clearly noticed. Stands out.
A Democratic governmental system in which citizens vote on la…
Republic
A form of government in which the people select representativ…
Cartographer
One who makes maps or charts.
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JH US History Unit 4 Part 1
infrastructure
Henry Clay
John C. Calhoun
Daniel Webster
Public Works. The building of bridges, roads and canals, and…
Congressman who represented the interests of the West. Propos…
Congressman who represented the interests of the South. Empha…
Congressman who represented the interests of the North. Suppo…
infrastructure
Public Works. The building of bridges, roads and canals, and…
Henry Clay
Congressman who represented the interests of the West. Propos…
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US History
Constitution
John Locke
Jean-Jacque Rousseau
Great Awakening
Document containing the system of fundamental laws of nation
Enlightenment writer who advocated for everyone to be guarant…
Argue that government should be formed by consent of the people
Period of widespread religious resurgence
Constitution
Document containing the system of fundamental laws of nation
John Locke
Enlightenment writer who advocated for everyone to be guarant…
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US History Part I
Who was Christopher Columbus?
For whom did Christopher Columbus sail?
What were the names of Christopher Col…
What was the purpose of Christopher Co…
He was an Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lande…
He was an Italian-born navigator who sailed for Spain.
The Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria were the names of th…
He sailed to find a water route to Asia.
Who was Christopher Columbus?
He was an Italian-born navigator who found fame when he lande…
For whom did Christopher Columbus sail?
He was an Italian-born navigator who sailed for Spain.
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US History WWII Part #2
Wolf pack
Methods used by Allies to get rid of u…
Operation Fortitude
Allies
A group of Nazi subs (U-boats)
1. Convoy... 2. Depth charges... 3. Hedgehogs... 4. Leigh Lights... 5. Ai…
Allied plan to trick the Axis about the location of the D-Day…
US, Soviet Union, United Kingdom, France, Australia
Wolf pack
A group of Nazi subs (U-boats)
Methods used by Allies to get rid of u…
1. Convoy... 2. Depth charges... 3. Hedgehogs... 4. Leigh Lights... 5. Ai…
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JH US History Unit 8 Part 1
Factors leading to the Industrial Boom
assembly line
Thomas Edison
Alexander Graham Bell
Westward expansion discovering new resources, government givi…
Invented by Henry Ford, In a factory, an arrangement where a…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
He was an American inventor who was responsible for developin…
Factors leading to the Industrial Boom
Westward expansion discovering new resources, government givi…
assembly line
Invented by Henry Ford, In a factory, an arrangement where a…
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JH US History Unit 6 Part 1
Henry Clay
John C. Calhoun
Daniel Webster
The Wilmot Proviso
Proposed the Compromise of 1850, which allowed California to…
Senator from South Carolina who opposed the Compromise of 185…
A Senator from Massachusetts who supported Clay's proposals a…
Proposal to prohibit slavery in any land acquired in the Mexi…
Henry Clay
Proposed the Compromise of 1850, which allowed California to…
John C. Calhoun
Senator from South Carolina who opposed the Compromise of 185…
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JH US History Unit 7 Part 2
Post-Reconstruction
Transcontinental Railroad
Boomtowns
Comstock Lode
As this period came to an end, the Southern economy began to…
Finally connected the Eastern side of the US with the Western…
A Western community that grew quickly because of the mining b…
A huge silver mine in Nevada.
Post-Reconstruction
As this period came to an end, the Southern economy began to…
Transcontinental Railroad
Finally connected the Eastern side of the US with the Western…
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JH US History Unit 2 Part 1
Renaissance
Copernicus/Galileo
Town Meeting
legislatures
A great flowering of culture, based on classical Greek and Ro…
Two Astronomers who argued that the sun is the center of the…
Colonists developed these so that they could gather to discus…
These were created because a more complex system of governmen…
Renaissance
A great flowering of culture, based on classical Greek and Ro…
Copernicus/Galileo
Two Astronomers who argued that the sun is the center of the…
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JH US History Unit 8 Part 2
Migration
Assimilation
Nativists
Ellis Island and Angel Island
Immigrants from Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, and Asia cam…
To become part of another culture.
Americans who wanted to limit immigration because they believ…
Immigrants coming to this country were "checked in" here, and…
Migration
Immigrants from Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, and Asia cam…
Assimilation
To become part of another culture.
US History SOL Review Game Part I
Who was the major author of the Declar…
When were the first Africans brought a…
What Enlightenment thinker greatly inf…
What was the "Great Awakening"?
Thomas Jefferson
1619
John Locke
Religious movement that swept Europe and the colonies during…
Who was the major author of the Declar…
Thomas Jefferson
When were the first Africans brought a…
1619
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JH US History Unit 3 Part 1
Inauguration
precedent
Alexander Hamilton
Whiskey Rebellion
Ceremony in which the president officially takes the oath of…
An example to be followed by others in the future.
First Secretary of the Treasury. He advocated creation of a n…
In 1794, farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against taxes. and…
Inauguration
Ceremony in which the president officially takes the oath of…
precedent
An example to be followed by others in the future.
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JH US History Unit 2 Part 2
Thomas Paine
Thomas Jefferson
grievance
minutemen
A British citizen, he wrote Common Sense, published on Januar…
Author of the Declaration of Independence.
a complaint about a wrong that causes resentment and is groun…
Member of a militia during the American Revolution who could…
Thomas Paine
A British citizen, he wrote Common Sense, published on Januar…
Thomas Jefferson
Author of the Declaration of Independence.
US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
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Fourth Term US History Review Part II
"Shiloh"
Antietam
Emancipation Proclamation
"Good death"
Major battle of the Civil War in Tennessee. 24,000 casualties…
The single bloodiest day of the Civil War. Battle in Maryland…
Lincoln made the Emancipation Proclamation after Antietam. Th…
Passing away at home surrounded by family and friends as oppo…
"Shiloh"
Major battle of the Civil War in Tennessee. 24,000 casualties…
Antietam
The single bloodiest day of the Civil War. Battle in Maryland…
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JH US History Unit 1 Part 2.
The Columbian Exchange
Silk Road
The Crusades
Renaissance
Global transfer of foods, plants, and animals during the colo…
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
"Holy War" Fighting between Christians and Muslims over contr…
A period of European history following the Middle Ages during…
The Columbian Exchange
Global transfer of foods, plants, and animals during the colo…
Silk Road
An ancient trade route between China and the Mediterranean Se…
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US History Key Terms
Colony
Mercantilism
Salutary Neglect
Mayflower Compact
Land controlled by a distant nation.
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
Relax the enforcement of strict regulations.
Used to govern Plymouth colony. Example of democracy.
Colony
Land controlled by a distant nation.
Mercantilism
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
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US History Chapter 22
Anschluss
appeasement
blitzkrieg
fascism
union of Austria and Germany
attempt to satisfy a dictator by giving into his demands
"lightning war"
nationalistic, totalitarian mass movement
Anschluss
union of Austria and Germany
appeasement
attempt to satisfy a dictator by giving into his demands
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JH US History Unit 5 Part 1
Social Reform
Second Great Awakening
Charles Finney
Temperance Movement
Organized attempt to improve what is unjust or imperfect in s…
A second religious fervor that swept the nation. Ministers at…
A leading evangelist of the Second Great Awakening, he preach…
An organized effort to end alcohol abuse and the problems cre…
Social Reform
Organized attempt to improve what is unjust or imperfect in s…
Second Great Awakening
A second religious fervor that swept the nation. Ministers at…
US History - Vocabulary
Foreign Policy/Affairs
Neutrality
Colony
Colonist
USA's strategies, regulations and decisions about how to deal…
When a country is neutral: does not take a side in conflict o…
An area (territory) that is settled by a group of people from…
A settler or person who lives in a colony
Foreign Policy/Affairs
USA's strategies, regulations and decisions about how to deal…
Neutrality
When a country is neutral: does not take a side in conflict o…
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US History Regents Review Part 1
Role of Atlantic and Pacific Oceans
Role of major rivers (Ex. Mississippi,…
Role of major waterways (Ex. Great Lak…
Role of mountain systems
Protected country from invasion
Improved the Three T's (Trade, Travel, Transportation)... Missis…
Promoted the Three T's (Trade, Travel, Transportation)... Great…
Were barriers that needed to be overcome as America expanded…
Role of Atlantic and Pacific Oceans
Protected country from invasion
Role of major rivers (Ex. Mississippi,…
Improved the Three T's (Trade, Travel, Transportation)... Missis…
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US History Regents Review Part 3
Muckrakers
The Jungle
Ida Tarbell
Factors leading to US imperialism
Investigative journalists who went undercover to expose corru…
Written by Upton Sinclair about the meat industry and the ter…
Wrote a 19 series story, "The History of the Standard Oil Com…
Desire to increase military might, increase in foreign market…
Muckrakers
Investigative journalists who went undercover to expose corru…
The Jungle
Written by Upton Sinclair about the meat industry and the ter…
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US History Chapter 5
crop
frontier
servant
triangle trade
growing things for food and trade.
The edge of a settlement
a person who takes care of you in your house, but not a slave
trading goods from the Americas to Europe and Africa
crop
growing things for food and trade.
frontier
The edge of a settlement
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US HISTORY CHAPTER 4
Townshend Acts
Boston Massacre
Committees of Correspondence
Boston Tea Party
Parliament was indirectly taxing the colonists on imported go…
5 Colonist killed in Boston by British troupes
Communication network of all the 13 colonies about British th…
The dumping of 18,000 lbs of tea into Boston Harbor by coloni…
Townshend Acts
Parliament was indirectly taxing the colonists on imported go…
Boston Massacre
5 Colonist killed in Boston by British troupes
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US History Regents Review Part 2
Issues leading up to the Civil War
Abe Lincoln's election to Presidency
Issues settled by the Civil War
Reconstruction
Sectionalism... Tariff arguments between north and south... Differe…
Led to secession of several southern states from the Union
Slavery ended... Federal government proved more powerful than st…
Period during which the United States began to rebuild and re…
Issues leading up to the Civil War
Sectionalism... Tariff arguments between north and south... Differe…
Abe Lincoln's election to Presidency
Led to secession of several southern states from the Union
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US History - Colonial Time
Proclamation Line of 1763
New England Colonies
Southern Colonies
Triangular Trade
Great Britain told American settlers they cannot settle passe…
Colonies in the northeast; ... Had good harbors, a lot of fores…
Colonies in the south;... Had warm climate, fertile (good) soil…
Slaves taken from Africa --> forced into slavery in New World…
Proclamation Line of 1763
Great Britain told American settlers they cannot settle passe…
New England Colonies
Colonies in the northeast; ... Had good harbors, a lot of fores…
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US History Part B Final
Monroe Doctrine
Teddy Roosevelt's Corollary to the Mon…
Spanish American war
open door policy
doctrine (document / law) that was written by US President Ja…
Roosevelt's first noted public use of the phrase occurred whe…
On April 25, 1898 the United States declared war on Spain fol…
statement of principles initiated by the United States in 189…
Monroe Doctrine
doctrine (document / law) that was written by US President Ja…
Teddy Roosevelt's Corollary to the Mon…
Roosevelt's first noted public use of the phrase occurred whe…
Part 2 US History Review
Which of the following rights and free…
The Fifth Amendment states that a pers…
According to the Fourth Amendment, the…
According to the Eighth Amendment, whi…
freedom of the press
forced to give evidence against himself or herself.
a judge issues a warrant.
cruel punishments
Which of the following rights and free…
freedom of the press
The Fifth Amendment states that a pers…
forced to give evidence against himself or herself.
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US History Key Terms
Colony
Mercantilism
Salutary Neglect
Mayflower Compact
Land controlled by a distant nation.
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
Relax the enforcement of strict regulations.
Used to govern Plymouth colony. Example of democracy.
Colony
Land controlled by a distant nation.
Mercantilism
British colonies were moneymakers for the mother country.
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US History
What colony was founded in 1607?
What group settled in Plymouth, Massac…
What document was signed in 1620?
What year was Plymouth founded?
Jamestown
Pilgrims
The Mayflower Compact
1620
What colony was founded in 1607?
Jamestown
What group settled in Plymouth, Massac…
Pilgrims
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US History Ch. 2: Reconstruction - Part 2
Jim Crow
Plessey v Ferguson
Andrew Johnson
Civil Rights Act of 1866
Any of the laws legalizing racial segregation of blacks and w…
1896 Supreme Court case which upheld racial segregation in th…
17th president of the United States who came to office after…
This law was passed by Republicans in congress over President…
Jim Crow
Any of the laws legalizing racial segregation of blacks and w…
Plessey v Ferguson
1896 Supreme Court case which upheld racial segregation in th…
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US History Ch. 2: Reconstruction - Part 1
Reconstruction
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Period of time in the U.S. after the Civil War when the count…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which ended slavery in 186…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ratified in 1868which guar…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ratified in 1870 which gua…
Reconstruction
Period of time in the U.S. after the Civil War when the count…
13th Amendment
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution which ended slavery in 186…
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US history part 2
Manifest destiny
Push factors for westward expansion
Pull factors for westward expansion
Pull factors-Homestead Act (1862)
A term for streach from coast to coast
Civil war-many people displaced,Eastern farmland was expensiv…
Federal goverment allows railroad companies to claim land nea…
For a small fee,settlers were given 160 acres of land.Must be…
Manifest destiny
A term for streach from coast to coast
Push factors for westward expansion
Civil war-many people displaced,Eastern farmland was expensiv…
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US History Vocabulary Part 2
Illustrates
Indicate
Influence
Intention
shows
show
effect
meaning or goal of
Illustrates
shows
Indicate
show
Us history review part 1
Magna Carta
Mercantilism
Jamestown, Virginia
House of Burgesses
1215... Limited the power of the King
1600's- 1700's... Economic theory of making money for the mother…
1607... First Permanent English settlement. Founded for economic…
1619... First form of representative government
Magna Carta
1215... Limited the power of the King
Mercantilism
1600's- 1700's... Economic theory of making money for the mother…
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US History Vocabulary, Part 1
Accurately
Activists
Advocate
Analyze
correctly
people who actively work for or against something
for something
break down or break apart
Accurately
correctly
Activists
people who actively work for or against something
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History of US: Book 7
Literacy
Assimilation
philanthropist
Niagara Movement
The ability to read or write.
Process by which people of one culture merge into and become…
A person who gives donations to a worthy cause.
Founded in 1905, a group of African Americans that called for…
Literacy
The ability to read or write.
Assimilation
Process by which people of one culture merge into and become…
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US History Essential Vocab
Assemble
Constitution
Export
Federalism
to bring together or gather in one place
a list of fundamental laws to support a government; supreme l…
to sell goods to foreign markets
the sharing of power between federal and state governments
Assemble
to bring together or gather in one place
Constitution
a list of fundamental laws to support a government; supreme l…
495 terms
US History
Missouri Compromise
Fugitive Slave Act
Kansas-Nebraska Act
Republican Party
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
The Act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise…
They were founded by anti-slavery activists in 1854. Original…
Missouri Compromise
Congress orchestrated a two-part compromise, granting Missour…
Fugitive Slave Act
A law passed as part of the Compromise of 1850, which provide…
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