Documentary Source Book of American History: 1606-1906

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William MacDonald
Macmillan, 1923 - Počet stran: 656

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Charter of Maryland June 2030 1632
31
Stamp Act March 22 1765
34
Resolutions of
35
Declaratory
36
Fundamental Orders of Connecticut Jan 1424 16389
38
Fundamental Articles of New Haven June 414 1639
39
Patent of Providence Plantations March 1424 1643
43
New England Confederation May 1929 1643
45
Government of New Haven Oct 27Nov 6 1643
50
Maryland Toleration Act April 1649
53
First Navigation Act 1660
57
Charter of Connecticut
60
First Charter of Carolina March 24April 3 16623
63
76
66
Second Navigation Act 1663
72
Grant to the Duke of York March 1222 16634
74
Second Charter of Carolina June 30July 10 1665
76
Third Navigation Act 1672
78
Charter of Pennsylvania March 414 168081
80
Second Charter of Massachusetts Oct 717 1691
84
Navigation Act April 1020 1696
90
Treaty of Utrecht March 31April 11 1713
93
Charter of Georgia June 920 1732
95
Molasses Act May 1728 1733
103
Writ of Assistance Dec 2 1762
105
Treaty of Paris Feb 10 1763
111
Royal Proclamation concerning America Oct 7 1763
114
Sugar Act April 5 1764
117
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127
April 1765
131
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134
Act suspending the New York Assembly June 15 1767
142
Townshend Revenue Act June 29 1767
143
Massachusetts Circular Letter Feb 11 1768
149
Boston Port Act March 31 1774
150
Massachusetts Government Act May 20 1774
155
Administration of Justice Act May 20 1774
159
Declaration and Resolves of the First Continental Congress Oct
162
The Association Oct 20 1774
167
Lord Norths Conciliatory Resolution Feb 27 1775
172
Declaration of the Causes and Necessity of Taking up Arms July
176
Report on Lord Norths Conciliatory Resolution July 31 1775
189
Declaration of Independence July 4 1776
190
Articles of Confederation Nov 15 1777
197
Treaty of Paris Sept 3 1783
205
Ordinance of 1787 July 13 1787
212
Constitution of the United States
216
Hamiltons First Report on Public Credit Jan 9 1790
243
Treaty with Great Britain Nov 19 1794
244
Alien and Sedition Acts 1798
258
Naturalization Act June 18 1798
259
Alien Enemies Act July 6 1798
263
Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions 1798 1799
267
Thomass Amendment Feb 17 1820
314
Jacksons First Annual Message Dec
320
South Carolina Ordinance of Nullification Nov 24 1832
333
Act for Enforcing the Tariff March 2 1833
341
Taneys Instructions to the Collector at Philadelphia Sept 26 1833
349
Act to Regulate the Deposits June 23 1836
355
Treaty with Great Britain Aug 9 1842
361
Joint Resolution for the Annexation of Texas
371
Clays Resolutions Jan 29 1850
385
Extract from the Texas and New Mexico Act Sept 9 1850
388
Fugitive Slave
390
Act abolishing the Sept 20 1850
394
KansasNebraska Act 1854
398
Douglass Report Jan 4 1854
401
Dixons Proposed Amendment Jan 16 1854
402
Sumners Proposed Amendment Jan 17 1854
403
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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
443
Act authorizing the Seizure of Railroad and Telegraph Lines Jan 31 1862
444
Emancipation Proclamation Jan 1 1863
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
Stamp Act Congress Oct 19 1765
452
136
467
Proclamation of Amnesty Dec 8 1863
470
National Bank Act June 3 1864
473
139
482
Electoral Count Feb 8 1865
487
141
488
Freedom for Soldiers Families March 3 1865
490
143
491
494
494
146
498
Franchise in the District of Columbia
499
Elective Franchise in the Territories Jan 31 1867
500
150
504
Command of the Army
507
Second Reconstruction Act March 23 1867
508
Treaty with Russia for
511
Third Reconstruction
514
155
518
March 2 1867
520
Cession of Alaska March 30 1867
522
March 23 1868
531
Act admitting North Carolina South Carolina Louisiana Georgia Alabama and Florida to Representation in Congress June
532
159
534
States July 20 1868
535
Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution July 28 1868
536
162
538
Act to strengthen the Public Credit March 18 1869
539
Submission of the Constitutions of Virginia Mississippi and Texas
540
April 10 1869
542
Reconstruction of Georgia Dec 22 1869
543
166
544
Fifteenth Amendment to the Constitution 168 Act to enforce the Fifteenth Amendment May 31 1870
547
Act for refunding the National Debt July 14 1870
553
171
554
172
560
Act removing Political Disabilities May 22 1872
564
Coinage Act Feb 12 1873
565
176
568
184
570
Electoral Count Act Jan 29 1877
571
Civil Service Act Jan 16 1883
577
Interstate Commerce Act Feb 4 1887
583
AntiTrust Act July 2 1890
591
Recognition of the Independence of Cuba
597
Treaty of Paris Dec 10 1898
603
190
609
ber 18 1901
616
Panama Canal Treaty November 18 1903
623
Naturalization Act June 29 1906
630
195
636
Act relating to Expatriation March 2 1907
644
204
649
233
650
243
651
258
652
261
653
Kentucky Resolutions Nov 22 1799
656
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Strana 198 - United States in Congress assembled, and then only against the kingdom or state and the subjects thereof, against which war has been so declared, and under such regulations as shall be established by the United States in Congress assembled, unless such State be infested by pirates, in which case vessels of war may be fitted out for that occasion, and kept so long as the danger shall continue, or until the United States in Congress assembled shall determine otherwise. ARTICLE VII. When...
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Strana 203 - Every State shall abide by the determinations of the United States in Congress assembled, on all questions which by this confederation are submitted to them. And the articles of this confederation shall be inviolably observed by every State, and the Union shall be perpetual ; nor shall any alteration at any time hereafter be made in any of them ; unless such alteration be agreed to in a Congress of the United States, and be afterwards confirmed by the Legislatures of every State.
Strana 201 - Indians, not members of any of the States, provided that the legislative right of any State within its own limits be not infringed or violated — establishing and regulating postoffices from one State to another, throughout all the United States, and exacting such postage on the papers passing thro' the same as may be requisite to defray the expenses of the said office — appointing all officers of the land forces, in the service of the United States, excepting regimental officers — appointing...
Strana 202 - ... the United States in Congress assembled. The United States in Congress assembled shall never engage in a war, nor grant letters of marque and reprisal in time of peace, nor enter into any treaties or alliances, nor coin money, nor...
Strana 228 - 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...
Strana 202 - ... 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...
Strana 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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