The History of the United States of America, Volum 6

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State Resolutions in its Favor
75
CHAPTER XXI
84
Boston Memorial Presidents Answer
89
Second Session of the Tenth Congress
95
Reception of the Enforcing Act
113
Proceedings in Connecticut
120
Desertion and Apology of the Northern Democrats
127
Modification of the British Orders
135
Change of Position of Federalists and Democrats
142
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
193
CHAPTER XXIII
196
Threatened Breach in the Republican Party
202
Manufactures
209
Private Claims
212
Policy of Bonaparte
218
View taken of it by Wellesley
219
Proceedings in Relation to Florida
225
Revenue and Appropriations
231
Close of the Eleventh Congress
237
Termination of Pinkneys Mission
243
Council near Vincennes
255
Third Census and Apportionment
261
Legislative Support from the States
275
Ways and Means Gallatin
281
Question of Breach of Privilege
294
Clinton nominated for the Presidency
299
Declaration of War
305
East Florida Proclamation to the Inhabitants of British
311
Influence of Foreigners Manufactures
317
Views of the Essex Junto
323
Reaction Political Revolution in Maryland
332
Fall of Michilimackinac Hulls Supplies intercepted
338
Operations against the Illinois Indians
361
Constitution and Guerriere
367
Privateering
371
CHAPTER XXVI
378
Changes in the Cabinet
385
Occupation of Mobile Retaliations authorized
391
Constitution and Java Prizemoney
397
Russian Mediation Envoys for Peace Crawford
401
The Return of Jackson from Natchez
407
Navy Acts the Army
461
Pennsylvania and New Jersey
468
Restrictive System abandoned Protection to Manufactures
476
Failures at Prairie du Chien and Michilimackinac
482
Recruits for the Army
488
British War Party
492
Siege of Fort Erie Assault repulsed
498
Measures of Defense
504
The British in Washington
510
Battle of PlattsburgRetreat of the British
516
Defense of Fort Bowyer
522
Madisons Message Finances
525
New York Virginia Massachusetts and Connecticut
532
The Country beyond the Penobscot
538
News from Ghent British claim to hold their Conquests
544
Its Acceptance Commissioners sent to Washington
553
Militia Martial Law Tennessee Volunteers
560
Battle of New Orleans Retreat of the British
564
Indian Auxiliaries 134
568
Financial and Commercial Enactments Commercial Con
570
New Arrangement of the Army Officers retained
577
Encouragement of Domestic Manufactures
583
Currency New National Bank
589
Nomination of Monroe for the Presidency
594
Politics of New Hampshire Dartmouth College
601
Bank of United States Crawford succeeds Dallas Finances
607
Territory of Alabama Domestic Slave Trade
613
Madisons Political Character
619
Other Appointments Monroes Visit to New England
622
Fifteenth Congress Calhoun and Clay
628
SlaveryFugitive Slave Law
635
Jacksons Seminole Campaign
641
Constitution of Connecticut
647
Monetary PressureNew Stoppage of the Western Banks
653
Relations with Great BritainConvention of 1818
659
Bill for erecting Missouri into a State Proposed Exclusion
661
Speech of Taylor
671
Attempted Bankrupt Law
677
Missouri Question at the North
683
Maine and Missouri in one Bill
689
Monroe hesitates to Sign the Bill
691
Perpetuity of Slavery Jefferson
697
Second Session of the Sixteenth Congress Speaker
704
Compromise rejected in the Senate
710
262
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Pàgina 563 - 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.
Pàgina 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.
Pàgina 44 - Were I to indulge my own theory, I should wish them to practise neither commerce nor navigation, but to stand with respect to Europe precisely on the footing of China. We should thus avoid wars, and all our citizens would be husbandmen.
Pàgina 250 - ... professing to be republicans, to make good the promises held out by their republican predecessors, when they came into power; promises which, for years afterwards, they honestly, faithfully fulfilled.
Pàgina 672 - ... regulations respecting the territory and other property of the United States.
Pàgina 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.
Pàgina 249 - I speak from facts, when I say, that the nightbell never tolls for fire in Richmond, that the mother does not hug her infant more closely to her bosom. I have been a witness of some of the alarms in the capital of Virginia.
Pàgina 251 - Melimelli or the Little Turtle ; barbarians and savages of every clime and color, are welcome to our arms. With chiefs of banditti, negro or mulatto, we can treat and can trade. Name, however, but England, and all our antipathies are up in arms against her. Against whom ? Against those whose blood runs in our veins ; in common with whom, we claim...
Pàgina 440 - 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.
Pàgina 253 - ... what could you expect if they were the uncontrolled lords of the ocean? Had those privateers at Savannah borne British commissions, or had your shipments of cotton, tobacco, ashes, and what not, to London and Liverpool, been confiscated and the proceeds poured into the English exchequer, my life upon it you would never have listened to any miserable wire-drawn distinctions between "orders and decrees affecting our neutral rights...

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