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territory south of the Great Lakes. 48 All Oregon edit Manifest destiny played its most important role in the Oregon boundary dispute between the United States and Britain, when the phrase "manifest destiny" originated. 20 ; Hudson 2001; O'Sullivan biographer Robert. 68 Before the Civil War, Southern leaders opposed the Homestead Acts because they feared it would lead to more free states and free territories. Wealthy American black boy a social Critique? expansionists financed dozens of expeditions, usually based out of New Orleans, New York, and San Francisco.