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by Thelma Jennings

  • ISBN: 0878700978
  • Category: History
  • Author: Thelma Jennings
  • Subcategory: Americas
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Memphis State University Press; 1st edition (January 1, 1980)
  • Pages: 309 pages
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182CIVIL WAR HISTORY The Nashville Convention: Southern . Memphis: Memphis State L'niversity Press, 1980

182CIVIL WAR HISTORY The Nashville Convention: Southern Movement for Unity, 1848-50. Memphis: Memphis State L'niversity Press, 1980. Although some transitions are shaky, The Nashville Convention blends state and congressional actions, a difficult story told well.

The Nashville Convention was a political meeting held in Nashville, Tennessee, on June 3–11, 1850

The Nashville Convention was a political meeting held in Nashville, Tennessee, on June 3–11, 1850. Delegates from nine slave holding states met to consider a possible course of action if the United States Congress decided to ban slavery in the new territories being added to the country as a result of Westward Expansion and the Mexican–American War. The compromises worked out in Nashville paved the way for the Compromise of 1850, and for a time, averted the dissolution of the United States.

Meeting Name: Southern Convention (1850 :, Nashville, Tenn. On this site it is impossible to download the book, read the book online or get the contents of a book. Geographic Name: Southern States Politics and government 1775-1865. Geographic Name: United States Politics and government 1849-1853. The administration of the site is not responsible for the content of the site. The data of catalog based on open source database. All rights are reserved by their owners.

NASHVILLE CONVENTION of delegates from the southern states met in two sessions from 3 to 12 June and 11 to 18 November . The Nashville Convention: Southern Movement for Unity, 1848–1851. Memphis State University Press, 1980.

NASHVILLE CONVENTION of delegates from the southern states met in two sessions from 3 to 12 June and 11 to 18 November 1850. As sectional tensions deepened following the opening of the first session of the new Congress of December 1849, many southern politicians, led by the aging senator John C. Calhoun of South Carolina, believed that a united front was necessary if slavery and southern rights were to be maintained within the Union.

Thelma Jennings, The Nashville Convention: Southern Movement for Unity, 1848–1851 (Memphis, TN: Memphis State University Press, 1980). 18. Numan V. Bartley, The Rise of Massive Resistance: Race and Politics in the South During the 1950s (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1997), esp. chap.

Thelma Jennings is Professor Emeritus of American History at Middle Tennessee State University and author of The Nashville Convention: Southern Movement for Unity, 1848-1850. She is currently working on a book-length study of the African-American bondwomen's perception of the slave experience. 1. George Fitzhugh, Cannibals All! or Slaves Without Masters (Cambridge, Mass. Harvard University Press, 1960, orig.

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