REPORT OF THE SELECT COMMITTEE TO WHICH WAS REFERRED, ON THE 2D OF FEBRUARY, INSTANT, THE RESOLUTION FROM THE SENATE DECLARING THE ADMISSION OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI INTO THE UNION. FEBRUARY 10, 1821
1821. . [Washington? 1821]. 3, [1 blank] pp. Caption title [as issued], folded, untrimmed. Scattered light foxing. Contemporary manuscript notations in blank area of page 3: "on direction the above Resoln in Committee of Whole 12th [?] Mr. Mallory oferred an amendt in the usual words of Restriction ..." with results of several votes listed below. Good+ to Very Good.
The Select Committee concludes that Missouri should be admitted to the Union, with the proviso "that she shall never pass any law preventing any description of persons from going to, and settling in, the said state, who now are, or hereafter may become, citizens of any of the states in this Union."
AI 7463 . OCLC 28872852 , 35122040 . (Inventory #: 24517)