Frederick Douglass mini research
Bleeding Kansas

Nebraska was far from north and it's not a free state for slavery. But Kansas was next to the slave state of mission. In an era that would come to be known as Bleeding Kansas. The territory would become a battle ground over slavery question. Douglas had to please southern. He therefore bowed to southern wishes and proposed a bill for organizing Nebraska-Kansas which by popular sovereignty. Bleeding Kansas is the term used to described the period of violence during the settling of the Kansas territory.

Work cited:

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/part4/4p2952.html

http://www.history.com/topics/bleeding-kansas

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