Chapter 9 Flashcards Preview

History > Chapter 9 > Flashcards

Flashcards in Chapter 9 Deck (14):
1

Fugitive slave act

Federal crime to assist runaways

Allowed slaves to be Arrested even where slavery was illegal

North had to help south capture runaways

Accused could not speak out on own behalf

Free blacks could be captured

Thousands of rental is a scape to Canada

2

Webster clay and Calhoun

Webster strong federal government
Calhoun strong state government
Clay negotiated between the two

3

Kansas Nebraska act

Repealed the Missouri compromise and divided Louisiana purchase into two territories that would use popular sovereignty

4

Dred Scott vs. Sandford
1

Slaves could not claim rights of a free citizen free blacks were not citizens

5

Dred Scott vs. Sandford
2

Congress had no right to ban slavery

6

Dred Scott vs. Sandford
3

Missouri compromise was unconstitutional

7

Dred Scott vs. Sandford
4

Slavery could be expanded into any territory

8

Lincolns inaugural address
1

I shared the south he wouldn’t abolish slavery

9

Lincolns inaugural address
2

Spoke out against secession

10

Lincolns inaugural address
3

Made an appeal to FRENSHIP to the south

11

Compromise of 1850
1

California admitted as a free state

12

Compromise of 1850
2

No slave trade in DC

13

Compromise of 1850
3

Mexican cession divided into two territories Utah and Mexico used popular sovereignty

14

Compromise of 1850
4

Strict fugitive slave law