Studies in American History and Culture, 1820-1920
1820 The Missouri Compromise admits Maine and Missouri to the Union as a free and slave state respectively. In territory north of 36° 30’ latitude slavery is prohibited.
1831 William Lloyd Garrison starts publishing The Liberator, an abolitionist newspaper. A slave revolt in Virginia led by Nat Turner.
1833 The American Anti-Slavery Society established in New York.
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