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  1. GIGLIOTTI PRESENTS: ROAD TO CIVIL WAR! A MULTI-MEDIA SPECTACULAR!

  2. THE NORTH LARGE POPULATION PEOPLE WORK IN FACTORIES INDUSTRY & CITIES IMMIGRANTS

  3. THE SOUTH ARGROCULTURAL WITH PLANTATIONS “KING COTTON” “THE COTTON KINGDOM” MORE LAND, MORE SLAVES 50% OF ALL EXPORTS (1840)

  4. SLAVERY SOUTHERNERS CLAIM THAT SLAVES ARE BETTER OFF THAN NORTHERN FACTORY WORKERS SLAVES LIVED IN FAMILY UNITS = CHILDREN SMALL HOUSES OR BARRACKS COMMINUTY WAS ENCOURAGE = LESS REBELLION

  5. SLAVERY EXTREMELY VALUABLE $1,200 GOOD MEDICAL TREATMENT MOST WORKED IN COTTON FIELDS (10-12 HOURS A DAY) SLAVE CODES NO FREEDOM – SOLD – BROKEN FAMILIES – PUNISHED – NO LAST NAME – HARD WORK – NO CULTURE

  6. ABOLITION ABOLITION: TO END SLAVERY NO SLAVES IN NORTH AFTER 1800 QUAKERS IN P.A. CAMPAIN AGAINST SLAVERY

  7. WILLIAM LLOYD GARRISON FORMS ANTI-SLAVERY SOCIETY WRITES “THE LIBERATOR” FREE THE SLAVES BY “WHATEVER MEANS NECESSARY!” NO PLAN NEEDED JUST FREE THEM NOW!

  8. FREDRICK DOUGLAS FORMER SLAVE ABOUT HIS LIFE MAKES A STRONG IMPRESSION TOURS THE NORTH LECTURING

  9. UNDERGROUND RAILROAD HELP SLAVES ESCAPE TO CANADA HARRIET TUBMAN

  10. MISSOURI COMPROMISE PROBLEMS WITH SLAVERY NORTH CONTROLS THE HOUSE SENATE = NORTH (11), SOUTH (11) 1820 MISSOURI WANTS TO BE ADMITTED AS A SLAVE STATE

  11. MISSOURI COMPROMISE DEBATED IN CONGRESS TALLMADGE: NO SLAVERY IN LA PURCHASE-CONGRESS EXPLODES CLAY COMPROMISES: MISSOURI & MAINE + 36’ 30” LINE

  12. SECTIONALISM LOYALTY TO ONE’S STATE OR SECTION RATHER THAN THE ENTIRE NATION SOUTH SEES NORTH AS A THREAT TO THEIR WAY OF LIFE NORTH SEES SOUTH AS ALMOST LIKE ANOTHER COUNTRY -ABOLITION MOVEMENT IS GROWING

  13. WILMONT PROVISO DAVID WILMONT (PA) MISSOURI COMPROMISE ONLY APPLIES TO LOUISIANA PURCHASE SUGGESTED BANNING SLAVERY IN THE NEW TERRITORIES MANY NORTHERNERS OPPOSED MEXICAN WAR – SOUTH WANTS TO SPREAD SLAVERY 1846 PASSES IN HOUSE – FAILS IN SENATE

  14. MODERATE VIEWS SOME SAY MISSOURI COMPROMISE SHOULD BE EXTENED WEST OTHERS CALL FOR POPULARSOVERNIGNTY: PEOPLE IN THE TERRITORY WILL VOTE TO DECIDE IF THEY WILL BE A SLAVE OR A FREE STATE

  15. FREE SOIL PARTY POLITICAL PARTY FOUNDED IN 1848 – KEEP SLAVERY OUT OF MEXICAN CESSION – BELIEVED IN WILMONT PROVISO “FREE SOIL, FREE SPEECH, FREE LAND, FREE MEN” FEDREAL AID FOR INTERNAL IMPROVEMENTS – FREE LAND

  16. ELECTION OF 1848 POLK DOES NOT RUN FOR RE-ELECTION LEWIS CASS POPULAR SOVERNIGNTY DEMOCRAT ZACHARY TAYLOR MARTIN VAN BUREN WHIG NO PLATFORM: WAR HERO FREE SOIL

  17. RESULTS OF 1848 TAYLOR CASS DEMOCRAT WHIG WAR HERO

  18. TAYLOR AS PRESIDENT NO POLITICAL EXPERIENCE, OR SOPHISTICATION DID NOT KNOW REALLY HOW TO BE PRESIDENT COMMON, ORDINARY, WARMHEARTED