Unit 2 Slave Controversy and Social Reform. Chapter 9 The Antebellum Era 1820-1860. Slavery and the Nation.
The Antebellum Era 1820-1860
of society (which made south the least democratic part of the country)- but their econ success depended on their slaves, and it was a one crop economy.
Literacy generally forbidden, this keeps
superior to women- and as women are
very important in the abolitionist movement their own legal limitations became another area for reform
on Dec of Independence, “All men and
women are created equal” protested
“injuries and usurpations to the rights