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Unit 3: Abolition and the Civil War

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Primary sources

John C. Calhoun ("Proposal to Preserve the Union," 1850)

Henry Clay ("On the Expunging Resolutions," U.S. Senate, January 16, 1837)

William Lloyd Garrison (from The Liberator, January 1, 1831

Frederick Douglass (The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave)

General historical sources

The American Civil War Homepage

Causes of the Civil War

Civil War Resources on the Internet: Abolitionism to Reconstruction

Library of Congress

Longman's American History Online

Modern History Sourcebook

National Archives and Records Administration: Letters, Telegrams, and Photographs Illustrating Factors that Affected the Civil War

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