The Nebraska Kansas Act Of 1854

Author: John R. Wunder
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
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The Nebraska-Kansas Act of 1854 turns upside down the traditional way of thinking about one of the most important laws ever passed in American history.

Blacks In The American West And Beyond America Canada And Mexico

Author: George H. Junne
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Civil War History 17 (1971). Second swell of such laws came after the enactment
of the Act. Russell, Robert Royal. "The Issues in the Congressional Struggle over
the Kansas-Nebraska Bill, 1854." Journal of Southern History 29 (1963). Wilson ...

Sunflower Justice

Author: R. Alton Lee
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803254105
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In the Law in the American West series: FederalJustice in California: The Court
ofOgden Hoffman, 1851–1891 Christian ... Legal Culture and Community on the
Great Plains, 1867–1910 Mark R. Ellis The Nebraska-Kansas Act of 1854 John R
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Empires Nations And Families

Author: Anne Farrar Hyde
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A History of the North American West, 1800-1860 Anne Farrar Hyde. Reid,John
Philip. Contested ... “Nebraska and Kansas Territories in American Legal Culture.
” In The Nebraska-Kansas Act of 1854, ed. John R. Wunder and Joann M. Ross.

The World Of The American West

Author: Gordon Morris Bakken
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Law (continued) Edmunds Act of 1882 222 Endangered Species Act of 1973
342,258 Groundwater law 331–3 Harris v. ... Solomon 536 Homestead Act of
1862 337 Indian Reorganization Act of 1934 586–91 Kansas–Nebraska Act of
1854 ...

The Oxford Companion To United States History

Author: Paul S. Boyer
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By the 1830s hemp farming and the outfitting of settlers migrating west on the *
Santa Fe Trail had replaced the *fur trade as the region's major cash sources.
Kansas Territory opened to settlement in 1854, and Kansas City grew from a few
hundred residents to over 4,000 in 1860. ... on Territories reported a ''Nebraska
Bill'' that, with subsequent amendments, became the Kansas-Nebraska Act.
Bowing to ...

Annals Of Iowa

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The Nebraska-Kansas Act of 1854, edited by John R Wunder and Joann M. Ross
. Law in the American West Series. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2008.
xi, 220 pp. Maps, notes, appendix, index. $30.00 paper. Reviewer James L.

An Unspeakable Sadness

Author: David J. Wishart
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
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On May 30, 1854, after a decade of political maneuvering over issues of slavery
and western railroad routes, the Kansas-Nebraska Act became law, thereby
creating the territories of Kansas and ... In swollen communities up and down the
western borders of Iowa and Missouri, petitions were drawn up urging the
immediate cancellation of the Indians' title to the land and its opening to
American settlement.

Encyclopedia Of Immigration And Migration In The American West

Author: Gordon Morris Bakken
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... 1:241–242 Jicarilla Apache, 1:21, 25–26, 2:594–595, 645–646 Jim, Mary, 2:
519 Jim Crow laws, 2:602 Jimsonweed, ... 2:626–628 Kansas Freedmen's
Association, 2:685 Kansas-Nebraska Act (1854), 2:625 Kansas Pioneer (
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The World Almanac Of The American West

Author: John Stewart Bowman
Publisher: Pharos Books
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4 APRIL 1854 National An American Commission to Hawaii, headed by David L
Gregg, seeks meetings with King Kamehameha III to discuss possible ... 26
APRIL 1854 National Alarmed at the potential for the spread of slavery if the
Kansas-Nebraska Act is passed, a group of abolitionists in Boston form the ... Pro
-slavery forces are already taking claims and fighting each other without regard
for the law.