a secret network that helped slaves escape to the North and Canada
the law that made runaway slaves be returned to their their owners. Northerners witnessed the reality of slavery and it was the main reason the became opposed to it.
This book helped open people’s eyes to the problems and inhuminaties of slavery and is one of the main reasons they oppose it.
The compromise of 1850 claimed this as a free state that helped the North gain power andkeep slavery from spreading
a proposal that prohibits the expansion of slavery in the territories aquired from the mexican war
the war that resulted in new unclaimed US territory that brought debate over whether it would be free or slave state
a narrative written by an escaped slave that shared his story and hardships. His writing influenced the North to change their views by exposing them to the reality of slavery.
a powerful country that abolished slavery and showed a new way of life to other countries like the US
a violent slave rebellion that impacted the North because it brought attention to slavery in the South
an abolitionist newspaper that confronted the unjust doings of slavery and convinced many northerners to change their views on slavery
the dividing of the country's territories into slave and non slave states which caused tensions to grow between the North and South
This was abolished in 1807 and it stop the movement and purchases of slaves
This increased the production of cotton, which caused the need for more slaves. It also caused arguments between North and South when the North realized slavery was dehumanizing
an ordiance that forbidded slavery on its territory and caused a dividing line between slave and non slave states.
This document made the North oppose slavery because it went against the founding father's idea that all men are created equal.
admitted as a slave state to keep the balance of power between the North and south but also caused the issue of slavery to spread

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