posted by Danielle .
What role does slavery play from the formation of the nation to the 1840s?
Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Here are some sites on slavery in the 1840's:
4. (Wikipedia): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_in_the_United_States
5. (news archives; you can read articles from that time): http://news.google.com/archivesearch?ie=UTF-8&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&q=role+of+slavery+in&as_ldate=1840&as_hdate=1849&um=1&scoring=t&sa=X&oi=archive&ct=title