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1820-Missouri Compromise

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It was an act of congress by which Missouri was admitted as a slave state

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1829-1837--Andrew Jackson President of US

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Andrew Jackson was the 17 president of the United States

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1832-Nullification Crisis

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In the South Carolina State election of 1832, attention focused on the issue of nullification.

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1836-1845--Texas Republic

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It was an independent sovereign country in North America that existed from March 2, 1836 to February 19, 1846

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1836-Texas independence

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On March 2 the anniversary of the declaration of independence of Texas from Mexico.

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1836-Sam Houston is elected president

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He was twice elected President of the republic of Texas. In the 1836 election, he defeated Stephen F. Austin and Henry Smith with a landslide of over 79% of the vote. 

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1837-1841 Martin Van Buren president of the US

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Martin Van Buren was the eighth President of the U.S. Before his presidency, he was the eighth President and the tenth secretary of state, both under Andrew Jackson. 

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1838 Mirabeau Lamar is elected president of Texas

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in 1838 Lamar himself won a three-year term as president of the republic. 

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1839 Chief Bowles ordered to lead Cherokees out of Texas

Bowl led the first large Cherokee emigration west of the Mississippi River, to Missouri, then Arkansas, and finally to the Mexican province of Texas. 

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1840 council house fight

The Council House Fight, often known as the Council House Massacre, was a decidedly lopsided fight between soldiers and officials of the Republic of Texas. 

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1841 Sam Houston is elected president of Texas

Former president sam Houston defeated incumbent vice president and former interim president David G Burnet to win a second non-consecutive term in office. 

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1842 Mier expedition

the Mier expedItion was an unsuccessful military operation launched in november 1842 a texian militia against Mexican border settlements. 

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June 1841 santa fe expedition

the texan Santa Fe Expedition was a commercial and military expedition to secure the republic of Texas's clams to parts of NortheRn new Mexico for Texas in 1841 

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1844-1845--Anson Jones is elected president of Texas

Anson Jones was a doctor businessperson member of congress and the fourth and last President of the Republic of Texas sometime called the Architect of annexation.

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1845-Texas is annexed into the united states

In September 1836 Texas voted overwhelmingly in favor of annexation, but when the Texas minister at Washington, D.C., proposed annexation to the martin Van Buren administration in august 1837, he was told that the proposition could not be entertained.

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1850-Compromise of 1850

Senator Henry Clay introduced a series of resolutions on January 29, 1850, in an attempt to seek acompromise and avert a crisis between North and South. 

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1854-Kansas-Nebraska Act

The purpose of the Kansas–Nebraska Act was to open up thousands of new farms and make feasible a Midwestern Transcontinental Railroad. The popular sovereignty clause of the law led pro- and anti-slavery elements to flood into Kansas with the goal of voting slavery up or down, resulting in Bleeding Kansas.





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1857- Dred Scott v. Stanford

Dred Scott v. Sandford, 60 U.S. 393 (1857), also known simply as the Dred Scott case, was a landmark decision by the United States Supreme Court on US labor law and constitutional law. 

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1861- Sam Houston resigns as governor of Texas

 He was also the only governor within a future Confederate state to oppose secession (which led to the outbreak of the American Civil War) and to refuse an oath of allegiance to the Confederacy, a decision that led to his removal from office by the Texas secession convention.

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1861-1865-- Civil War

The American Civil War was fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865. The result of a long-standing controversy over slavery, war broke out in April 1861, when Confederates attacked Fort Sumterin South Carolina, shortly after President Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated.



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