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Browsing: Diary of Charles Francis Adams, Volume 1


Docno: ADMS-13-01-02-0001-0003-0012

Author: CFA
Date: 1820-02-12

12. IX.

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