This is the fifth podcast exploring the Supreme Court case of Dred Scott v. Sandford. Here are some useful links:

  • A map of the Missouri Compromise of 1820.
  • The full text of the majority opinion written by Chief Justice Roger Taney.
  • An edited and abridged version of the majority opinion written by Chief Justice Roger Taney.
  • Vindicating Lincoln¬†written by your host, Thomas L. Krannawitter.
  • Abraham Lincoln’s speech on the Dred Scott case.
  • One volume collection of Lincoln’s speeches and writings edited by Roy Basler.