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What Is Missouri Compromise 1820

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Greetings Missouri compromise 1820- In addition to the deeper moral issue posed by the growth of slavery, the addition of pro-slavery Missouri legislators would give the pro-slavery faction a Congressional majority. Missouri was admitted as a slave state and Maine was admitted as a free state, preserving the Congressional balance. Nat Turner's Rebellion 1831- Although small-scale slave uprisings were fairly common in the American South, Nat Turner's rebellion was the bloodiest. Virginia lawmakers reacted to the crisis by rolling back what few civil rights slaves and free black people possessed at the time. The Wilmot Proviso 1846-1850- The Wilmot Proviso was a piece of legislation proposed by David Wilmot (D-FS-R PA) at the close of the
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