Cause of the Civil War
By Kaiden Newman
compromise of 1850
The compromise of !850 was Senator Henry Clay resolution to the problems with the south and the north it allowed introduced series of resolutions on January 29, 1850, in an attempt to seek a compromise and avert a crisis between North and South. As part of compromise of 1850 , the Fugitive Slave Act was amended and the slave trade in Washington, D.C., was abolished.
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