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The Southern Debate over Slavery: vol. 1

Petitions to Southern Legislatures, 1778-1864 (Southern Debate Over Slavery)

by Loren Schweninger

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Slavery & emancipation,
  • U.S. History - Slavery Question And Abolitionism,
  • U.S. Local History - Southern States,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Political History,
  • Slavery,
  • United States - Antebellum Era,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Government policy,
  • Political aspects,
  • Social aspects,
  • Sources,
  • Southern States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9428268M
    ISBN 100252026322
    ISBN 109780252026324

      On the profitability debate see Stanley L. Engerman, “The Effects of Slavery Upon the Southern Economy: A Review of the Recent Debate,” Explorations in Entrepreneurial History, Second Series, IV (), pp. 71– The key issue was the status of slavery in the territories, which, for many leaders, represented a debate over not just slavery but also morality, property rights, and personal honor. Southern extremists like John C. Calhoun viewed any limit on slavery as an attack on the Southern way of life, while many Northerners opposed any further.

    1. Although the African slave trade was prohibited, the sale and trade of slaves within the United States flourished. 2. The main business districts of southern cities contained the offices of slave traders and auctions took place at public slave markets.   Proslavery: A History of the Defense of Slavery in America, – [Tise, Larry E.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Proslavery: A History of the Defense of Slavery in America, –Reviews: 4.

      Slavery: What it was, what it has done, what it intends to do Speech of Hon. Cydnor B. Tompkins, of Ohio Unknown. The Trial of Reuben Crandall, M.D. Various. Much of the material in The Journal of Negro History covers the history of slavery and its consequences in America and elsewhere: Volume 1, January Volume 2, (A DP 10K title). The Gilder Lehrman Center's online document collection contains over individual items, including speeches, letters, cartoons and graphics, interviews, and articles. This page lists the complete collection. The documents are organized by author, date, subject, and document type.


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The documents selected for inclusion in this volume range from a little-known Congressional speech by James Tallmadge Jr. on the future status of slavery in the territories (Document 1) to Abraham Lincoln’s widely read First Inaugural Address in (Document 26), in which he tried to prevent civil war as Southern states seceded.

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