Missouri Compromise passed by US Senate

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Missouri Compromise passed by US Senate

Postby admin » Fri Feb 17, 2017 12:11 pm

On this day — February 17, 1820
Missouri Compromise passed by US Senate
The tinderbox debate over slavery in the United States is temporarily tamped down as the Senate cobbles together a compromise allowing Missouri to be a slave state while Maine becomes a free state.
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