Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof the party shall have been duly convicted, shall exist within the United States, or any place subject to their jurisdiction.
Immigrants also began seeing the fast-growing nation as a land of opportunity and began coming here in record numbers.
The North and midwestern regions more quickly than the south. Today's modern hospital is a direct descendant of these first medical centers. Of all the many testimonials to the fact that slavery, and not states rights, really lay at the heart of their movement, this was the most eloquent of all.
To their new nation they would declare that the state had no power to interfere with a federal protection of slavery.
The United States went to war in to preserve the Union; it emerged from the war in having created a nation. The controversy in Congress grew so heated that Senator Henry S.