Documentary Source Book of American History, 1606-1898

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William MacDonald
Macmillan, 1908 - 616 Seiten
 

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claration of Independence July 4 1776
190
eaty with Great Britain Nov 19 1794 V
244
Alien and Sedition Acts 1798
258
NUMBER PAGE 71 Act for a National Bank April 10 1816
302
Treaty with Spain for the Floridas Feb 22 1819
306
Missouri Compromise 182021
311
Tallmadges Amendment Feb 13 1819
313
Thomass Amendment Feb 17 1820
314
Missouri Enabling Act March 6 1820
315
Constitution of Missouri July 19 1820
316
Resolution for the Admission of Missouri March 2 1821
317
Monroes Message enunciating the Monroe Doctrine Dec 2 1823
318
Jacksons First Annual Message Dec
320
Jacksons Second Annual Message Dec 7 1830
322
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323
Jacksons Bank Veto July 10 1832
324
South Carolina Ordinance of Nullification Nov 24 1832
329
Jacksons Proclamation to the People of South Carolina Dec
333
Act for Enforcing the Tariff March 2 1833
341
Removal of the Deposits September 1833
344
Taneys Instructions to the Collector at Philadelphia Sept 26 1833
349
Taney to the Girard Bank Sept 26 1833
350
Taney to the Bank of the United States Sept 26 1833
351
Contract between the Girard Bank and the United States Sept
352
Constitution of the American AntiSlavery Society Dec 4 1833
353
Act to Regulate the Deposits June 23 1836
355
Specie Circular July 11 1836
359
Treaty with Great Britain Aug 9 1842
361
Joint Resolution for the Annexation of Texas March I 1845
368
Act for the Prosecution of the Mexican War May 13 1846
371
Treaty with Great Britain June 15 1846 372 100 Independent Treasury Act Aug 6 1846
374
Treaty with Mexico Feb 2 1848
377
Compromise of 1850
383
Clays Resolutions Jan 29 1850
384
Extract from the Report of the Committee of Thirteen May 8 fO
386
Extract from the Utah Act Sept 9 1850
387
Lecompton Constitution Nov 7 1857
420
South Carolina Ordinance of Secession Dec 20 i860
423
Constitution of the Confederate States of America March
424
Call for 75000 Volunteers April 15 1861
433
Proclamation declaring a Blockade of Southern Ports April
434
Act for a National Loan July 17 1861
436
Act authorizing the Employment of Volunteers July 22 1861
438
Resolution on the Nature and Object of the War July 22 1861
439
Act for calling out the Militia July 29 1861
440
Act to define and punish certain Conspiracies July 31 1861
441
Confiscation Act Aug 6 1861
442
Act authorizing the Seizure of Railroad and Telegraph Lines Jan 31 1862
444
Act authorizing the Issue of Legal Tender Notes Feb 25 1862
446
Act for an Additional Article of War March 13 1862
448
Joint Resolution on Compensated Emancipation April 10 1862
449
Act abolishing Slavery in the District of Columbia April 16 1862
450
Abolition of Slavery in the Territories June 19 1862
452
Confiscation Act July 17 1862
454
Emancipation Proclamation Jan I 1863
457
Enrolment Act March 3 1863
459
Act relating to Habeas Corpus March 3 1863
463
Resolution against Foreign Mediation March 3 1863
467
Proclamation of Amnesty Dec 8 1863
470
National Bank Act June 3 1864
473
Proclamation regarding Reconstruction July 8 1864
482
Electoral Count Feb 8 1865
487
NUMBER PAGE
494
8ii
495
First Civil Rights Act April 9 1866 494 146 Restoration of Tennessee July 24 1866 498 147 Franchise in the District of Columbia Jan 8 1867 499 14...
507
Second Reconstruction Act March 23 1867 508 153 Treaty with Russia for the Cession of Alaska March 30 1867 511 154 Third Reconstruction Act ...
529
Act to enforce the Fourteenth Amendment April 20 1871 560 173 Act removing Political Disabilities May 22 1872
564
NUMBER PAGE
568
Electoral Count Act Jan 29 1877 570 178 Coinage of the Standard Silver Dollar Feb 28 1878 573 179 Civil Service Act Jan 16 1883 575 180 Interst...
581
AntiTrust Act July 2 1890 591 182 Silver Purchase Act July 14 1890 593 183 Repeal of the Silver Purchase Act of 1890 Nov I 1893
595
Index
609
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Seite 319 - In the wars of the European powers in matters relating to themselves, we have never taken any part, nor does it comport with our policy so to do. It is only when our rights are invaded or seriously menaced that we resent injuries or make preparation for our defense.
Seite 457 - ... that on the first day of january in the year of our lord one thousand eight hundred and sixtythree all persons held as slaves within any state or designated part of a state the people whereof shall then be in rebellion against the united states shall be then thenceforward and forever free...
Seite 214 - The utmost good faith shall always be observed towards the Indians ; their lands and property shall never be taken from them without their consent; and in their property, rights, and liberty, they never shall be invaded or disturbed, unless in just and lawful wars authorized by Congr.ess ; but laws founded in justice and humanity shall from time to time be made, for preventing wrongs being done to them, and for preserving peace and friendship with them.
Seite 313 - There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted : Provided always, That any person escaping into the same, from whom labor or service is lawfully claimed in any one of the original States, such fugitive may be lawfully reclaimed, and conveyed to the person claiming his or her labor or service as aforesaid.
Seite 380 - Mexicans who, in the territories aforesaid, shall not preserve the character of citizens of the Mexican Republic, conformably with what is stipulated in the preceding article, shall be incorporated into the Union of the United States, and be admitted at the proper time (to be judged of by the Congress of the United States...
Seite 197 - For the more convenient management of the general interest of the United States, delegates shall be annually appointed in such manner as the legislature of each State shall direct, to meet in Congress on the first Monday in November, in every year...
Seite 380 - In the said territories, property of every kind, now belonging to Mexicans not established there, shall be inviolably respected. The present owners, the heirs of these, and all Mexicans who may hereafter acquire said property by contract, shall enjoy with respect to it guaranties equally ample as if the same belonged to citizens of the United States.
Seite 199 - IX. The United States in Congress assembled, shall have the sole and exclusive right and power of determining on peace and war, except in the cases mentioned in the sixth article — of sending and receiving ambassadors — entering into treaties and alliances, provided that no treaty of commerce shall be made whereby the legislative power of the respective States shall be restrained from imposing such imposts and duties on foreigners, as their own people are subjected to, or from prohibiting the...
Seite 202 - ... in congress assembled : But if the united states in congress assembled shall, on consideration of circumstances judge proper that any state should not raise men, or should raise a smaller number than its quota, and that any other state should raise a greater number of men than the quota thereof, such extra number shall be raised, officered, clothed, armed and equipped in the same manner as the quota of such state, unless the legislature of such state shall judge that such extra number cannot...
Seite 227 - No Person held to, Service or Labour in one State, under the Laws thereof, escaping into another, shall, in Consequence of any Law or Regulation therein, be discharged from such Service or Labour, but shall be delivered up on Claim of the Party to whom such Service or Labour may be due.

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