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Dig deeper and search the Digital Maine Library databases for the names and vocabulary below.

Secession Missouri Compromise Nat Turner
The Amistad The Wilmot Proviso Underground Railroad
Compromise of 1850 Uncle Tom's Cabin Bleeding Kansas
Dred Scott Case Harper's Ferry Star of the West


Research your topic using these Digital Maine Library databases to find scholarly, authoritative, and accurate resources.


U.S. History Collection   Gale Virtual Reference Library


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