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war with Mexico,west. Expansion, 54-40 or Fight
sold land in TX, imprisoned by Santa Anna
- led TX vs Mexico,first pres of Rep of TX.
-violent abolitionist. Harper’s Ferry, Pottowatomie Creek KS
-USA general; burned Atlanta, “Sherman’s March”destroyed South’s morale
pres after Lincoln.Easy on the south during Recon., impeached
-Rad. Rep Senator during Recon, wants to punish South
-Radical-Rep Senator during Recon.
-attempted to stop westward spread of slavery, no slaveryin land from Mex War, didn’t pass
-Douglas’ ideas, popular sovereignty
The North Star
-Frederick Douglass’ abolitionist newspaper.
violence there overPop. Sov.
- stop spread of slavery
Compromise of 1877
- EndedReconstruction, election of Hayes, military removed from South
Compromise of 1850
-free CA, fugitive slave act strengthened
- $ for land grant colleges, agricultural/technical schools
-free farmland for those who move west, led to OklahomaLand Rush
Radical Repub. early plan for Recon. Doesn’t pass.
Act of 1867-
compromise plan, military districts in South
Rights Act of 1866
- precursor to 14th Amendment, made blackcodes illegal
Early reconstruction offices in the south to guarantee freed slaves’rights and basic necessities
N plan to choke S; Blockade ports,Control Miss river,Capture Richmond (capital)
beginning of CW
PA, farthest N the CSA advanced
N control of Miss R
– Maryland.Bloody single day turning point
sneak attack on Santa Anna, forces him to sign TXindep
Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo
—ended Mex.War, western land from Mexicoto the US.1/3 of country. Manifest Destiny completed