Missouri Comprimise of 1820

By: Jordan Kepley (Group 2)

Missouri Compromise Leading to the Civil War

  • Slavery would be prohibited above the 36" 30" latitude line in the Louisiana Territory.
  • The Missouri Compromise caused the North and South to be divided.
  • The Missouri Compomise put slavery to rest for a generation.
  • California was up for entry to the US, both North and South claimed the land.
  • Disagreements between the North and South.
  • Pro-slavery and Anti-slavery.