What We Will Cover from Chapter 13: Western Expansion and Southern Secession, 1830-1861


·         Examine the events and their patterns from about 1830 through the South’s Secession   Events and Trends That Lead to the Civil War – It is a 1-page visual that lets you take information from the textbook and consider both the events and the perceptions in the years leading up to the Civil War.

·         Notice the yellow highlights

·         Notice the events, particularly those to do with gaining land and then fighting over whether the government for that land will be pro- or anti-slavery.

·         Notice the perceptions of the participants




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