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March 1, 1781 Articles of Confederation approved by all 13 states
March 1, 1784 Congress accepts the cession of western lands from the state of Virginia.
March 1, 1820 Missouri Compromise moves out of conference committee and to the floor of the House and Senate for debate.
Missouri Compromise (Compromise of 1820)
March 1, 1841 Joseph R. Anderson hired as commercial agent for Tredegar Iron Works
March 1, 1861 P. G. T. Beauregard appointed Brigadier General [CS]
P. G. T. Beauregard
March 1, 1861 Jefferson Davis orders General P. G. T. Beauregard to Charleston
March 1, 1861 Texas accepted as a state by the provisional government of the Confederate States of America
March 1, 1861 The U. S. Congress rejects the Washington Peace Conference proposals
Washington Peace Convention
March 1, 1864 Custis Lee, son of Robert E. Lee, turns back a force of 500 cavalry under Ulric Dahlgreen, 2 miles west of Richmond. General Judson Kilpatrick had called off a planned assault earlier in the day.
March 1, 1867 Nebraska becomes a state
March 1, 1875 Congress passes the Civil Rights Act of 1875
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