Describe how Slavery was an impediment to Southern economic development.

King Cotton

-Did Whitney teach the South haw to make Slavery profitable?

-Describe how Slavery was an impediment to Southern economic development.

Political Cartoons:

Temperance societies were very common in the early 19th century. Reform movements to achieve a more “perfect society” were one of the chief characteristics of the early 19th century. Efforts to educate the masses on the evils of the consumption of alcohol were a major faction of the reform movement.