Missouri Compromise Line - 36 Degrees, 30 Minutes

Missouri Compromise Line - 36 Degrees, 30 Minutes Geography American History Civil Rights Nineteenth Century Life

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.

 

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