HouseThe Missouri Compromise (1819) set a number of precedents. First, states would enter the Union in pairs, slave states and free states. This compromise helped the Southern states, as they were often admitted to the Union sooner than they would normally have been admitted. Second, the Missouri Compromise delayed the sectional breakup of the Jeffersons Republican party.
Infantry from 11th Armoured Division on road to Elbe Here we see some of the infantry allocated to the 11th Armoured Division taking a roadside rest during the advance to the Elbe. In the background a column of German POWs is passing by.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (6 March 2020), Infantry from 11th Armoured Division on road to Elbe , http://www.
Sandbags in Brussels, 1914 This picture shows a sandbag barrier on a street in Brussels during the German invasion of 1914.How to cite this article:Rickard, J (26 January 2015), Sandbags in Brussels, 1914 , http://www.
The government of the Byzantine Empire was headed and dominated by the emperor, but there were many other important officials who assisted in operating the finances, judiciary, military, and bureaucracy...
Carl Sandburg was a 20th-century American writer, known for his free verse poems celebrating the American people, countryside, and industry in the heartland of the United States, and for his six-volume biography, Abraham Lincoln.BeginningsCarl August Sandburg was born in Galesburg, Illinois, on January 6, 1878.