Events of the civil war

Timeline created by r0310474
  • Wilmot Provisio

    Wilmot Provisio
    are government prohibited the mexican cession territory out west to have slavery.
  • compromise of 1850

    compromise of 1850
    he compromise of 1850 was apart of the fugitive slave act which stated that and runaways founded in the free stats can be captured and returned to their owners.
  • Uncle Toms Cabin

    Uncle Toms Cabin
    uncle toms cabin was a book written to help to stop slavery.
  • Kansas Nebraska act

    Kansas Nebraska act
    This act was held for the states to chose weather or not they wanted to be a slave state or free satate.
  • Bleeding Kansas

    Bleeding Kansas
    it was a samll state civil war.
  • Dred scott decision

    Dred scott decision
    dred scott sued for his freedom.
  • Lincoln Douglass Debates

    Lincoln Douglass Debates
    abraham lincoln and douglass running for senator of illinois they debetd about slavery.
  • Harpers Ferry

    Harpers Ferry
    John Brown would assits runaway slaves Brown latter became a matyr.
  • Election of 1860

    Election of 1860
    People would vote for the whatever side the country favored and lincoln promised he wouldnt allow slavery.Southern states didnt like this so they succeded and became the confederate states of america with there president jefferson davis.
  • Fort sumter (civil war begins)

    Fort sumter (civil war begins)
    the first shots of the civil war were fired this was the star of the civil war.