1820 Small Date
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||50C 1820 SM DATE CURLED 2 O-103
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In the United States in 1820/ March 3 & 6, The Missouri Compromise becomes law in the United States. In 1819. An amendment offered by James Tallmadge of New York, provided that the further introduction of slaves into Missouri should be forbidden, and that all children of slave parents born in the state after its admission should be free at the age of 21.