Reading Topics 19/1 Opening quote-what year? Harriet Beecher Stowe’s “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” -1852 -Excerpts in reading…visuals and captions -Characters/plot -what law influenced her to write it? -“Who” did she say wrote it? -Success? Home & Overseas influences during civil war? -Meeting w/Lincoln? Hinton Helper’s “The Impending Crisis of the South” 1857 (from Iredell county ) -From which State? -Point of Book? -South’s reaction, specifically? Bloody Kansas- Popular (squatter) Sovereignty effects? -New England Emigrant Aid Co. -“Beechers Bibles?” -# of Slaves in Kansas in Census of 1860? -“border ruffians”- from where? -Shawnee Mission v. Topeka ? -Lawrence incident -John Brown- Potawattomie Massacre? -civil war in Kansas 1856 on…why? -Lecompton Constitution- slave or Free Kansas? -Buchanon’s support –effect on Democratic party -Douglas’s opposition-why?-effects on the opinion of South? -Congress rejects LC/ What do voters do in Kansas?/ Fate of Kansas? Sumner-Brooks Incident -Sumner-where from-his speech-topic? -Brooks-where from-response-why? -n&s response -last paragraph of section…p.415 “emotion displaces thought” ??? Election of 1856 -Dem’s/Rep’s/americacn’s – who/issues/slogans – results-Why? Dred Scott v. Sanford, 1857 -The case in detail… the ruling in detail… -Chief Justice/bbox418 5th amendment? Privleges and immunities clause? Miss. Comp of 1820/36-30 line/ ?? (already repealed ??) Southern Response Northern Response Panic of 1857 Cause(s)/impact psychologically/effect of regions Homestead Act? Tariff Issue? –Rep. Party 1860 platform? Illinois Rail Splitter V. Douglas for Senate in !858… How are Senators chosen? 17th amend. 1916??? Background/wife/Lawyer/”honest abe”-why?