Missouri Compromise Line - 36 Degrees, 30 Minutes

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Map, depicting the impact of the Missouri Compromise on American land. 

No slavery (except in Missouri) would be allowed in the Louisiana Territory north of the 36°30' latitude line.

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Image online, courtesy the reocities.com website.

 

Author: Carole D. Bos, J.D. 3705

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