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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Missouri_Territory

The Territory of Missouri was an organized incorporated territory of the United States that ... turn out to be the only permanent cession of U.S. territory (the territories ceded to ... Over time, various territories were created in whole or in part from its ... Minnesota (1849), Kansas and Nebraska (both 1854), Colorado and Dakota ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louisiana_Purchase

The Louisiana Purchase was the acquisition of the Louisiana territory by the United States from ... Its non-native population was around 60,000 inhabitants, of whom half were African slaves. ... Spain had ceded the Louisiana territory back to France as part of Napoleon's ..... Kansas City MO: The Missouri Historical Society.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Mexico_Territory_in_the_American_Civil_War

The New Mexico Territory, which included the areas which became the modern U.S. states of ... California · Connecticut · Illinois · Indiana · Iowa · Kansas · Maine ... The first proposals for the Arizona Territory were not based on the current .... in settlers in the region carved out by the Gadsden Purchase willingly joining the ...

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Bleeding Kansas Organized as a territory by the Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854, Kansas became a virtual battleground for free and slave fractions (1854-1859) ...

www.kshs.org/p/kansas-historical-quarterly-kansas-territory-and-its-boundary-question/13180

Such efforts by residents of a territory to establish a much larger state were not ... The Kansas-Nebraska act of May, 1854, created the Territory of Kansas, ... Suggestions to cut off part of western Kansas had occurred even before the gold rush ...

www.historynet.com/missouri-compromise

In the South, the belief grew that Northerners were using slavery as a ... no right to prohibit slavery in territories, as part of the decision in the Dred Scott case. The Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 repealed the 36-30 dividing line for ... Louisiana had been carved out and accepted as a slave state in 1812, but no other territory  ...

digitalcommons.unl.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1026&context=historydiss

As this analysis will show, the Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 was not a revolutionary piece of ... though used in many ways, territorial organic acts were pieces of legislation that ... taching any portion of said Territory to any other State or Terri- tory of the United ..... Wisconsin was carved out of the Old Northwest. It was a moot.

plainshumanities.unl.edu/encyclopedia/doc/egp.pg.036

The Kansas-Nebraska Act of 1854 brought territorial government to that portion of ... In addition to what became the states of Kansas (1861) and Nebraska (1867), ... Colorado were included in the Kansas and Nebraska Territories and parts of ... Missouri River north and northwest of modern Kansas City, had been carved, ...

www.olden-times.com/oldtimenebraska/n-rpleis/rpleis02.html

Some of the family members were part of the first permanent settlers in states such as ... carved out of the Louisiana Purchase and organized first as territories which ... In that act, new territories such as Kansas and Nebraska were to decide the ...