University Court And Slave

Author: Alfred L. Brophy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019026361X
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University, Court, and Slave reveals long-forgotten connections between pre-Civil War southern universities and slavery.

The Illustrated Battle Cry Of Freedom The Civil War Era

Author: James M. McPherson George Henry Davis '86 Professor of History Princeton University
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199729360
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The case was beginning to acquire political significance. Missouri courts had
previously granted freedom to slaves in cases similar to Scott's. In overturning
those precedents and asserting that Missouri law prevailed despite Scott's
residence in free territory, the state supreme court was reacting to proslavery
pressures. Scott's lawyers, who now included a Vermont-born resident of St.
Louis, thought they could win the case if they could get it before a federal court.
Scott's owner having ...

Tom Amca N N Kul Besi

Author: Harriet Beecher Stowe
Publisher: Can Yayınları
ISBN: 9750727061
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Tom Amca’nın Kulübesi hem dünya edebiyatının klasiklerinden biridir, hem de yarattığı toplumsal ve siyasi fırtınalarla ABD tarihine damgasını vurmuş bir romandır.


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decision (1772) and the pro-slavery clauses of the Constitution, Finkelman takes
the reader through state and federal court decisions that steadily recorded the
breakdown of interstate comity over the complex issue of slave transit. ... It should
be highly valued by all Civil War students and by all college and university
libraries as a necessary complement to William M. Wiecek's 77te sources of
antislavery constitutionalism in America, 1760-1848 (CHOICE, Apr. 1978) and
Don E.

The Abraham Lincoln Encyclopedia

Author: Mark E. Neely
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies
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He attended St. John's College in Frederick, Maryland, graduated from
Georgetown College in the District of Columbia, and also graduated from the
Baltimore Medical College (now the University of Maryland in Baltimore) in 1856.
Upon his graduation his father gave him a 218-acre farm which Mudd operated
with 1 1 slaves. He once wounded one of his ... Dr. Mudd thought secession a
legal right, and he was pro- Southern during the Civil War. John Wilkes Booth,
claiming he was in ...

Library Of Congress Information Bulletin

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What the 500-Plus Court-Martials Reviewed by the Civil War President Suggest,”
revealed that Lincoln, displaying an “essential passivity," rarely disagreed with
the recommendation of a commanding general or judge advocate general. ... Pro
-slavery Southern members of Congress opposed a free territory west of Missouri
(even though the earlier Missouri Compromise prohibited slavery in the
remainder of the Louisiana Purchase Territory, which included Kansas and

World Of Criminal Justice

Author: Shirelle Phelps
Publisher: Gale Cengage
ISBN: 9780787650735
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He graduated from St. Joseph's College in 1828 and then went to work as a clerk
in the local courts. He soon enrolled in law classes at Transylvania ... Speed
regrouped and was elected again in 1847 but his anti-slavery views had grown
even more passionate and he was defeated in 1849 by a pro-slavery candidate.
Following his defeat. Speed became a professor ... Speed threw himself into the
Civil War effort, recruiting troops for the Union. In 1864 Lincoln appointed him
attorney ...

Black Saga

Author: Charles Melvin Christian
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Kulikoff, Alan. Tobacco and Slaves: The Development of Southern Cultures in the
Chesapeake, 168o — rioo. ... University Park, Pa.: The Pennsylvania State
University Press, 1976. Logan, Rayford W. The Negro in American Life and
Thought: The Nadir, 1877 — 1901. New York: Dial Publishing, 1954. . The Negro
in the United States: A Brief History. Princeton: ... McKivigan, John K. The War
Against Proslavery Religion: Abolitionism and the Northern Churches, 1830 —
1865. Ithaca ...