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Whig party 1852

Nominate Winfield Scott war hero
- FAIL - end of party

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Know Nothings

Anti immigrant mvm't that became the American Party

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Republican Party

Formed in 1854
- against expansion of slavery

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Election of 1856

Rep- JC Fremont - war hero
Dem- James Buchanan

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Dred Scott 1857

Missouri slave whose sues for his freedom because his master had taken him had taken into free areas

Says that Missouri compromise is unconstitutional and slaves are property

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Roger B Tawny

Supreme chief of justice
Decides dread Scott case

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1858

Douglas and Lincoln held seven debate on slavery while competing for a seat in the U.S. Senate

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Abraham Lincoln

Started out as a wig in the Illinois state legislature tried to stear a middle course in slavery and joined the Republican Party when the Whig party split
Anti-popular sovereignty

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Stephen a Douglas

Illinois, politician who was proslavery and had the Kansas Nebraska act constructed to be proslavery
was for popular sovereignty

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Harpers Ferry

Brown gathers men and reads federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry Virginia he hope to inspire slaves to join resolution this is a huge failure and he is stopped by Robert E Lee

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Execution of John Brown

Brown says that crimes of the country must be washed away with blood

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Democratic Party

Opposed to strong central government
yes for slavery

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Republican Party

No for slavery
opposed to the Kansas Nebraska act