Social Studies

Cortlyn Blythe

Dred Scott v. Standford

An 1857 Supreme Court case in witch two slaves, Fred and Harriet Scott, sued for their freedom because they had been taken to live in territories where slavery was illegal; the court ruled against the Scotts.
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Harpers Ferry

A location in Virginia where John Brown seized a federal arsenal and tried to start a rebellion against slavery.
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