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" Louisiana, which lies north of thirty-six degrees and thirty minutes north latitude, excepting only such part thereof as is included within the limits of the State contemplated by this act, slavery and involuntary servitude, otherwise than in the punishment... "
The public statutes at large of the United States of America, from 1789 to ... - Page 530
edited by - 1856
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A Standard History of Kansas and Kansans, Volume 2

Kansas - 1912 - 2731 pages
...passage of the act of March 6, 1820, known as the "Missouri Compromise." Section 8 of this act provided "That in all that territory ceded by France to the...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 30' north latitude, not included within the limits of the state contemplated by this act, slavery...
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The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts ..., Volume 21

Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1912
...excepting within the limits of the new State, slavery should not exist north of the parallel of 36 30', "in all that territory ceded by France to the United States under the name of Louisiana." This was the famous Missouri Compromise (qv). Maine was admitted, and the Senate was still evenly divided...
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Lectures on the Growth and Development of the United States, Volume 6

Edwin Wiley - United States - 1915
...withdrew this amendment and substituted the one he had withdrawn ten days before, which provided : " That, in all that territory ceded by France to the...thirty-six degrees and thirty minutes north latitude, excepting only such part thereof as is included within the limits of the State contemplated by this...
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Missouri the Center State: 1821-1915, Volume 1

Walter Barlow Stevens - Missouri - 1915
...with the Constitution of the United States ; whether Congress had the power to provide as follows : "That in all that territory ceded by France to the...States under the name of Louisiana which lies north of 36 degrees and 30 minutes north latitude, not included within the limits of the State contemplated...
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Lectures on the Growth and Development of the United States, Volume 7

Edwin Wiley - United States - 1915
...equal footing with the original States, and to prohibit slavery in certain Territories,' as declares ' That in all that territory ceded by France to the...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 degrees 30 minutes north latitude, slavery and involuntary servitude, otherwise than in the punishment...
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Documentary Source Book of American History, 1606-1913

William MacDonald - Charters - 1916 - 656 pages
...That so much of the 8th section of ... [the Missouri Enabling Act of March 6, 1820] ... as declares "That in all that territory ceded by France to the...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 degrees 30 minutes north latitude, slavery and involuntary servitude, otherwise than in the punishment...
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Documentary Source Book of American History, 1606-1913

William MacDonald - Charters - 1916 - 656 pages
...That so much of the 8th section of ... [the Missouri Enabling Act of March 6, 1820] ... as declares "That in all that territory ceded by France to the...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 degrees 30 minutes north latitude, slavery and involuntary servitude, otherwise than in the punishment...
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American Anniversaries: Every Day in the Year, Presenting Seven Hundred and ...

Philip Robert Dillon - United States - 1918 - 349 pages
...agreed to an amendment conceding that slavery in the future should be forever barred from "all the territory ceded by France to the United States, under...of Louisiana, which lies north of thirtysix degrees thirty minutes north latitude, excepting only such part thereof, as, included within the limits of...
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Governor Edward Coles

Clarence Walworth Alvord - Illinois - 1920 - 435 pages
...slavery in certain territories," approved by President Monroe, March 6, 1820, in which it is provided "That in all that territory ceded by France to the...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 30' north latitude not included within the limits of the State contemplated by this act, slavery...
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The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge, Volume 27

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1920
...excepting within the limits of the new State, slavery should not exist north of the parallel of 36 30', "in all that territory ceded by France to the United States under the name of Louisiana." This was the famous Missouri Compromise (qv). Maine was admitted, and the Senate was still evenly divided...
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