The digital collections of the Library of Congress contain a wide variety of primary source materials associated with the Missouri Compromise, including government documents, manuscripts, and maps. Provided below is a link to the home page for each relevant digital collection along with selected highlights.
Congress debated the admission of Missouri and Maine from December 1819 to March 1820. Selected references to debate on the Missouri Compromise can be found in the Annals of Congress on the following dates:
The American State Papers contain the legislative and executive documents of Congress during the period 1789 to 1838. References in the American State Papers to the Missouri Compromise include: