What was the Fugitive Slave Act of 1850 and what was its impact upon slaves who wanted to escape to the Northern U.S. to gain their freedom?

African American Studies – AASP 201 Quiz 1 – Spring 2017   Name:_________________________________   Directions:  Answer four of these questions with a well-thought-out paragraph response (about 225-250 words).  Each question is worth 25 points.  Refer to texts we have read so far in the class to answer the questions, using quotes and paraphrases with MLA citation […]