Originally Answered: Any Ideas on what to write about for a social studies essay?
1. The Missouri Compromise is commonly thought of as the beginning of American sectionalism, although the signs were visible long before 1819.. Southerners' rejection of the Tallmadge Proviso emphasized their position on the permanence of the slave institution as a necessary part of Southern culture. This position would later come to cause huge problems between the two regions; the civil war.
2. The debate over which powers rightly belonged to the states and which to the Federal Government became heated again in the 1820s and 1830s fueled by the divisive issue of whether slavery would be allowed in the new territories forming as the nation expanded westward.
3.Prevent the introduction of slavery in any territory acquired from Mexico
4.The Compromise of 1850, proposed by Henry Clay in January 1850, guided to passage by Douglas over Northern Whig and Southern Democrat opposition, and enacted September 1850. South. No.
5.These incidents were attempts to influence whether Kansas would enter the Union as a free or slave state. The events in Bleeding Kansas directly presaged the American Civil War.
6.Founded in Ripon, Wisconsin, in 1854 by anti-slavery expansion activists and modernizers, the Republican Party quickly surpassed the Whig Party as the principal opposition to the Democratic Party. The democratic party is the oldest political party in continuous operation in the United States and it is one of the oldest parties in the world. Today, the party supports a liberal and/or center-left platform.
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