This blog page is being used by Belthorne Design Studios to share research information relating to US History from 1850 to 1900 and any other fantastic graphic design creations. Final quilt piece information can be found at the Quilting a Nation page (please click link to the right).
map of the Compromise of 1850/Lisa Grimm, Michelle-Sarah Appleton
This map shows a more detailed view of the effects of the compromise by showing only Utah and New Mexico territories and California. It also tells the viewer what each territory is in terms of free or slave state.