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The KansasNebraska Act of 1854 (10 Stat. 277) created the territories of Kansas and Nebraska and was drafted by Democratic Senator Stephen A. Douglas of ...

The Kansas-Nebraska Act [ushistory.org]


The Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 may have been the single most significant event leading to the Civil War. By the early 1850s settlers and entrepreneurs ...

Kansas-Nebraska Act - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of Kansas-Nebraska Act, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

The History Place - Abraham Lincoln: Kansas-Nebraska Act


The Kansas-Nebraska Act was passed by the U.S. Congress on May 30, 1854. It allowed people in the territories of Kansas and Nebraska to decide for ...

Our Documents - Kansas-Nebraska Act (1854)


Officially titled "An Act to Organize the Territories of Nebraska and Kansas," this act repealed the Missouri Compromise, which had outlawed slavery above the ...

Kansas-Nebraska Act: Primary Documents of American History ...


The Kansas-Nebraska Act repealed the Missouri Compromise, allowing slavery in the territory north of the 36° 30´ latitude. Introduced by Senator Stephen ...

The Kansas-Nebraska Act - Civil War Trust


The Kansas-Nebraska Act allowed for new territories to decide if they were a free or slave state by popular sovereignty. The Kansas-Nebraska Act undid the ...

Kansas-Nebraska Act - Dictionary.com


Kansas-Nebraska Act definition, the act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise, providing for the organization of the territories of Kansas and ...

Avalon Project - Kansa - Nebraska Act 1854


An Act to Organize the Territories of Nebraska and Kansas. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in ...

Kansas-Nebraska Act - Kansapedia - Kansas Historical Society


The Kansas-Nebraska Act set in motion a plan that was supposed to decide the Kansas question through a peaceful, democratic process. The nation was ready ...

Kan·sas-Ne·bras·ka Act
the act of Congress in 1854 annulling the Missouri Compromise, providing for the organization of the territories of Kansas and Nebraska, and permitting these territories self-determination on the question of slavery.
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