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In early 1861, so much Missourians was hoping they can stay impartial within the upcoming clash among North and South. in truth, a popularly elected country conference voted in March of that 12 months that "no enough reason" existed to compel Missouri to go away the Union. in its place, Missourians observed themselves as ideologically based among the unconventional notions of abolition and secession.
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