American History: For Use in Secondary Schools

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Macmillan, 1908 - 557 Seiten
 

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CHAPTER XVII
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New Orleans 1862
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Events leading to emancipation
411
Operations around Chattanooga 1863
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CHAPTER XVIII
431
Restoration under Johnson 1865
434
Freedmen legislation
436
Civil rights bill and amendment XIV 1866
437
Military reconstruction 18671870
440
City government and corruption
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The administrations of Grant 18691877
444
The disputed election of 1876
445
Changes in the written Constitution
448
Changes in the unwritten constitution 386 The national government 387 New national industrial conditions
449
THE NEW NATION 18651907
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The greenbacks
455
Laws relating to silver
456
Business after the
457
Agriculture and the West
458
Development of the West by means of the railways Railway abuses
461
The granger movement and railway legislation
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to to
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The Dingley tariff 1897
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454
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Italy and Chile 1891
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The dispute over the boundary of Venezuela 1895
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SECTION
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432
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The treaty of Paris 18981899
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America in the Far East
515
Arbitration
521
Antitrust legislation in the states
528
Commerce and shipping
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The United States 1907 Colored opposite
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New states and new state constitutions
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Urban and Total Population 17901900
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The Irrigation law 1902 and its application
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The unwritten constitution
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APPENDIX
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THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES
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TABLE
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Seite 560 - The Congress shall have Power to dispose of and make all needful Rules and Regulations respecting the Territory or other Property belonging to the United States ; and nothing in this Constitution shall be so construed as to Prejudice any Claims of the United States, or of any particular State. SECTION. 4. The United States shall guarantee to every State in this Union a Republican Form of Government, and shall protect each of them against Invasion ; and on Application of the Legislature, or of the...
Seite 560 - He has constrained our fellow Citizens taken Captive on the high Seas to bear Arms against their Country, to become the executioners of their friends and Brethren, or to fall themselves by their Hands.
Seite 560 - 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. Section 3. New States may be admitted by the Congress into this Union; but no new State shall be formed or erected within the jurisdiction of any other State ; nor any State be formed by the junction of two or more...
Seite 560 - Senators. The Congress shall assemble at least once in every Year, and such Meeting shall be on the first Monday in December, unless they shall by Law appoint a different Day.
Seite 143 - Britain; and that the King's Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Lords spiritual and temporal and Commons of Great Britain in Parliament assembled, had, hath and of right ought to have, full power and authority to make laws and statutes of sufficient force and validity to bind the colonies and people of America, subjects of the Crown of Great Britain in all cases whatsoever.
Seite 560 - NEW YORK William Floyd Philip Livingston Francis Lewis Lewis Morris NEW JERSEY Richard Stockton John Witherspoon Francis Hopkinson John Hart Abraham Clark PENNSYLVANIA Robert Morris Benjamin Rush Benjamin...
Seite 560 - States, and a Majority of all the States shall be necessary to a Choice. In every Case, after the Choice of the President, the Person having the greatest Number of Votes of the Electors shall be the Vice President. But if there should remain two or more who have equal Votes, the Senate shall chuse from them by Ballot the Vice President. The Congress may determine the Time of chusing the Electors, and the Day on which they shall give their Votes; which Day shall be the same throughout the United States.
Seite 150 - Legislatures, where their right of representation can alone be preserved, in all cases of taxation and internal polity, subject only to the negative of their Sovereign, in such manner as has been heretofore used and accustomed.
Seite 291 - In the discussions to which this interest has given rise, and in the arrangements by which they may terminate, the occasion has been judged proper for asserting as a principle in which the rights, and interests of the United States are involved, that the American continents, by the free and independent condition which they have assumed and maintain, are henceforth not to be considered as subjects for future colonization by any European powers.
Seite 560 - Time for which he was elected, be appointed to any civil Office under the Authority of the United States, which shall have been created, or the Emoluments whereof shall have been encreased during such time; and no Person holding any Office under the United States, shall be a Member of either House during his Continuance in Office.

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