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Slavery in America 1619-1860

Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Slavery in America 1619-1860
Product Description
This fact-based PowerPoint covers all of the major events in the history of slavery in America, including:

* Origins of chattel slavery and its differences with indentured servitude and other forms of slavery
* Attitude of various Founding Fathers on slavery
* Provisions of U.S. Constitution on slavery
* Manumission/Repatriation (Liberia)
* Abolition of slavery in the North (1780-1815)
* Missouri Compromise/Talmadge Amendment
* Profiles on major abolitionists, including Olaudah Equiano, William Lloyd Garrison, William Still, Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass
* Outlines of major court cases, including Quock Walker v. Jennison, North Carolina v. Mann, In Re Amistad, Prigg v. Penn., Dred Scott, Ableman v. Booth
* Samuel Hoar/Henry Hubbard affair
* Compromise of 1850 provisions and major political actors
* Personal Liberty laws, Habeas Corpus laws, jury nullification
* Anti-Slavery Political Parties (Liberty, Free Soil, Republican)
* Underground Railroad
* Uncle Tom's Cabin
* Gag rule, mail censorship, Brooks/Sumner cane fight
* John Brown's raid

The timeline for the slideshow ends with John Brown's raid and Lincoln's election to the presidency. There are 38 slides total. Most slides have pictures or maps.
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38 pages
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