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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 Compendium of the History of the United States: From the Earliest ...

Alexander Hamilton Stephens - United States - 1875 - 513 pages
...Thomas, of 111., moved another Amendment in these words " And be it further enacted, That in all the territory ceded by France to the United States under...north of thirty-six degrees and thirty minutes north latitnde, excepting only such part thereof as is inclnded within the limits of the State contemplated...
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FEARS FOR DEMOCRACY REGARDED FROM THE AMERICAN POINT OF VIEW.

CHARLES INGERSOLL - 1875
...admission of Missouri that thenceforth no States should hold slaves north of the line 36 30'; that in " territory ceded by France to the United " States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies " north of 36 30' of north latitude, not included " in the limits of the State contemplated by this " act,"...
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The Life of James W. Grimes: Governor of Iowa, 1854-1858; a Senator of the ...

William Salter - Etats-Unis - 1876 - 398 pages
...not until after the adoption of the Missouri Compromise act, the eighth section of which declares : " That in all that territory ceded by France to the...lies north of thirty-six degrees and thirty minutes of north latitude, not included within the limits of the State contemplated by this act, slavery and...
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The Encyclopedia Americana, Volume 16

Frederick Converse Beach - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1904
...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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American Political History, 1763-1876, Volume 2

Alexander Johnston - United States - 1905
...(3) that both Houses should unite in admitting Missouri, with the Thomas amendment, as follows: " And be it further enacted, That in all that territory...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 degrees 30 minutes north latitude, excepting only such part thereof as is included within the limits...
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The Growth of the Nation, 1809 to 1837: From the Beginning of Madison's ...

Richard Taylor Stevenson - United States - 1905 - 472 pages
...another amendment, but withdrew it and resubmitted his original amendment, which read as follows : " And be it further enacted, That in all that territory...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of thirty -six degrees and thirty minutes nonh latitude, not included within the limits of the State contemplated...
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The Trail of the Loup: Being a History of the Loup River Region

Harold Waldstein Foght - History - 1906 - 296 pages
...contesting factions ac-cepted an amendment proposed by Jess B. Thomas of Illinois, which provided, "that in all that territory ceded by France to the...Louisiana, which lies north of thirty-six degrees, thirty minutes north latitude, not included within the limits of the state contemplated by this act,...
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History of the Ohio Society of New York, 1885-1905

History - 1906 - 661 pages
...section applies the language of the ordinance of 1787 to the territory westward of the Mississippi: " 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 Library of Original Sources, Volume 8

Oliver Joseph Thatcher - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1907
...not included in the new State, lying north of 36 30'. We quote the prohibitory section: "SECTION 8. Be it further enacted, That in all that territory...States, under the name of Louisiana, which lies north of 36 and 30' of north latitude, not included within the limits of the State contemplated by this act,...
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The Magazine of History with Notes and Queries, Volume 5

History - 1907
...eighth section applies the language of the Ordinance of 1787 to the region west of the Mississippi: " 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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