Diary of Charles Francis Adams, volume 1

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Arise, no School, to the House of Representatives, Mr. Pindall of Virginia,1 return, evening at home.


James Pindall (1765–1825), a Federalist Congressman from what is now West Virginia, argued that Missouri ought to be admitted to the Union without any restriction on slavery ( Annals of Congress , 16 Cong., 1 sess., 1:1265–1279; 2:1282–1290).