Find out more about the history of
Citation: Conference committee report on the
The 1819 application for statehood by the
Jun 1, 2015
The decisive vote on slavery in Missouri would not occur for a year after this
speech. Ultimately, the
In an effort to preserve the balance of power in Congress between slave and free
Most white Americans agreed that western expansion was crucial to the health of the nation. But what should be done about slavery in the West?