The History of the United States of America, Volumen 6

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Presidents Circulers Judge Johnson
83
Second Session of the Tenth Congress
84
Propositions to Repeal or Modify the Embargo
99
State of the Revenue
108
Proceedings in Massachusetts
117
New Evasions of the Embargo
123
Desertion and Apology of the Northern Democrats
129
Modification of the British Orders
135
Change of Position of Federalists and Democrats
142
CHAPTER XXII
149
The Cabinet Mission to Russia
150
Trial of Bright and his Militiamen
163
Erskine Arrangement
172
First Proceedings
178
Effects of that Disavowal
185
Breach with Jackson
192
SCCOND SESSION OF THE ELEVENTH CONGRESS
196
Threatened Breach in the Republican Party
202
Manufactures
209
New Remonstrances Rambouillet Decree
216
View taken of it by Wellesley
219
Proceedings in Relation to Florida
225
Revenue and Appropriations
231
Close of the Eleventh Congress
237
Fosters Mission Correspondence with him
244
Northwestern Indians Tecumseh and the Prophet
251
Report on Foreign Relations
263
Bill for erecting Missouri into a State Proposed Exclusion
267
Continuation of the Debate
273
Ways and Means Gallatin
281
Politics of Massachusetts
287
Question of Breach of Privilege
294
Clinton nominated for the Presidency
299
Revenue Measures Restrictions on Trade
308
Federal and Jeffersonian Policy
315
Reaction Political Revolution in Maryland
332
Fall of Michilimackinac Hulls Supplies intercepted
338
Barlow and Bassano manufactured French Decree
344
Character given by this Question to the
353
Military Muster in Kentucky
359
First naval Events of the War
365
CHAPTER XXVI
378
Changes in the Cabinet
385
Naturalization Question Retaliations authorized
391
Wilkinsons second Campaign
395
Constitution and Java
397
Russian Mediation Envoys for Peace Crawford
401
The Return of Jackson from Natchez
407
Refusal to confirm Gallatin and Russell
414
Finances National Bank proposed State Banks
462
Pennsylvania and New Jersey
468
Restrictive System abandoned Protection to Manufactures
476
CHAPTER XXVIII
483
Browns Advance and Retreat Bridgewater
494
British Fleet in the Chesapeake March on Washington
503
Battle of Bladensburg
509
The British on the Coast of Massachusetts
515
The British at Pensacola Barataria
521
Madisons Message Finances
525
New York Virginia Massachusetts and Connecticut
531
Upper Canada evacuated
537
New Taxes
543
Report agreed to by the Convention
549
Discussion on Free
553
Navy Capture of the President Frigate
555
Measures of Defense Arrival of the British
560
The British reach the Mississippi Engagement
561
Battle of New Orleans Retreat of the British
565
The Capitol Jefferson Gerry Militia Services
571
Orders in Council sustained in Parliament
575
New Arrangement of the Army Officers retained
577
American Trade with England 217
579
Encouragement of Domestic Manufactures
583
Dalla s Scheme of a Tariff Tariff as adopted
591
Nomination of Monroe for the Presidency
594
Politics of New Hampshire Dartmouth College
601
Colonization Society
614
CHAPTER XXXI
620
Other Appointments Monroes Visit to New England
622
Fifteenth Congress Calhoun and Clay
628
SlaveryFugitive Slave
635
Jacksons Seminole Campaign
641
Constitution of Connecticut
647
Monetary PressureNew Stoppage of the Western Banks
653
Relations with Great BritainConvention of 1818
659
First Idea of the Missouri Compromise
662
Speech of Taylor
673
CHAPTER XXXII
679
Erection of Maine into a State
685
House Missouri Bill prohibits Slavery
691
Perpetuity of Slavery Jefferson
697
Second Session of the Sixteenth Congress Speaker
703
Declaration of the Presidential Vote
709
AUTHORITIES
715
INDEX
721
455
723
Attempt to sustain a Free Press at Baltimore
725
326
733

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Página 33 - debate," if such it can be called, while opposing a postponement for further information and reflection, he said, " The President has recommended the measure on his high responsibility ; I would not consider, I would not deliberate ; I would act. Doubtless the President possesses such further information as will justify the measure ! " * To my mind, that is the worst act of his public life ; I cannot justify it.
Página 114 - That their object was, and had been for several years, a dissolution of the Union, and the establishment of a separate confederacy, he knew from unequivocal evidence, though not provable in a court of law ; and that, in case of a civil war, the aid of Great Britain to effect that purpose would be as surely resorted to, as it would be indispensably necessary to the design.
Página 579 - In adjusting the duties on imports, to the object of revenue, the influence of the tariff on manufactures, will necessarily present itself for consideration. However wise the theory may be, which leaves to the sagacity and interest of individuals the application of their industry and resources, there are in this, as in other cases, exceptions to the general rule.
Página 548 - But in cases of deliberate, dangerous, and palpable infractions of the Constitution, affecting the sovereignty of a State, and liberties of the people ; it is not only the right but the duty of such a State to interpose its authority for their protection, in the manner best calculated to secure that end.
Página 661 - Sir, if a dissolution of the Union must take place, let it be so. If civil war, which gentlemen so much threaten, must come, I can only say, let it come. My hold on life is probably as frail as that of any man who now hears me ; but, while that hold lasts, it shall be devoted to the service of my country — to the freedom of man.
Página 32 - I deem it my duty to recommend the subject to the consideration of Congress, who will doubtless perceive all the advantages which may be expected from an inhibition of the departure of our vessels from the ports of the United States.
Página 740 - SHORT'S NORTH AMERICANS OF ANTIQUITY. The North Americans of Antiquity. Their Origin, Migrations, and Type of Civilization Considered. By JOHN T. SHORT. Illustrated. 8vo, Cloth, $3 00.
Página 268 - Let us not get rid of one evil, (supposing it possible,) at the expense of a greater: "mutatis mutandis," suppose France in possession of the British naval power — and to her the trident must pass, should England be unable to wield it — what would be your condition? What would be the situation of your seaports, and their seafaring inhabitants ? Ask Hamburg, Lubec ! Ask Savannah!
Página 740 - From Egypt to Palestine : Through Sinai, the Wilderness, and the South Country. Observations of a Journey made with Special Reference to the History of the Israelites. By SC BARTLETT, DD, LL.D.
Página 456 - If, then, the war must be continued, go to the ocean. If you are seriously contending for maritime rights, go to the theatre where alone those rights can be defended. Thither every indication of your fortune points you. There the united wishes and exertions of the nation will go with you. Even our party divisions, acrimonious as they are, cease at the water's edge.

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