Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" In all our deliberations on this subject, we kept steadily in our view that which appears to us the greatest interest of every true American — the consolidation of our Union — in which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national... "
The Statutes at Large: Being a Collection of All the Laws of Virginia, from ... - Page 25
by William Waller Hening - 1823
Full view - About this book

The Debates and Proceedings in the Congress of the United States: With an ...

Joseph Gales - United States - 1851
...deliberations on this subject we kept steadily in • view, that which appears to us the general inter' est of every true American, the consolidation of ' our...Union, in which is involved our prosperity. ; felicity, and safety, perhaps our national exist• ence." The sentiments of the letter maintained the doctrines...
Full view - About this book

Acts, Resolutions and Memorials Passed at the Annual Sessions of the ...

Utah (Ter.) - Law - 1852
...between those rights which must be surrendered, and those which may be reserved; and on the present occasion this difficulty was increased by a difference...appears to us the greatest interest of every true American—the consolidation of our Union— in which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety,...
Full view - About this book

The Constitution of the United States of America: With an Alphabetical ...

William Hickey - Constitutional history - 1853 - 521 pages
...which must be surrendered and those which may be reserved ; and on the present occasion this difficulry was increased by a difference among the several States...involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This important consideration, seriously and deeply impressed on our minds,...
Full view - About this book

The Constitution of the United States of America: With an Alphabetical ...

William Hickey - Constitutional history - 1853 - 521 pages
...between those rights which must be surrendered and those which may be reserved; and on the present occasion this difficulty was increased by a difference...of every true American— the consolidation of our Union—in which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This...
Full view - About this book

Signers of the Constitution: Historic Places Commemorating the Signing of ...

United States. National Park Service - Government publications - 1976 - 355 pages
...with the Constitution when he submitted it to the Continental Congress. Its purpose, he wrote, was the "consolidation of our Union, in which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence." Arguments were important, but the actual process of ratification involved...
Full view - About this book

Voter Initiative Constitutional Amendment: Hearings Before the Subcommittee ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary. Subcommittee on the Constitution - Constitutional amendments - 1978 - 647 pages
...George Washington upon presentation of the original Constitution to the Congress in 1787. He said, “In all our deliberations on this subject we kept...interest of every true American, the consolidation of Union, in which Is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence.” Nearly...
Full view - About this book

Dreiser: Sister Carrie; Jennie Gerhardt; Twelve Men

Theodore Dreiser - Fiction - 1987 - 1168 pages
...surrendered, and those which may be reserved; and on the present occasion this difficulty was encreased by a difference among the several States as to their...that which appears to us the greatest interest of everv true American, the consolidation of our Union, in which is involved our prosperity, felicity,...
Limited preview - About this book

Foundations of American Constitutionalism

David A. J. Richards - Philosophy - 1989 - 338 pages
...White, Philosophy of American Revolution, pp. 243-34. the present occasion this difficulty was encreased by a difference among the several States as to their situation, extent, habits, and particular interest.18 Leading Federalist commentators supported the Constitution on contractualist grounds of...
Limited preview - About this book

The Constitutional Convention and the Formation of the Union

Winton U. Solberg - History - 1990 - 428 pages
...surrendered, and those which may be reserved; and on the present occasion this difficulty was encreased by a difference among the several states as to their...involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This important consideration, seriously and deeply impressed on our minds,...
Limited preview - About this book

The Cambridge History of American Literature, Volume 1

Cyrus R. K. Patell - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 829 pages
...level of decorum: "In all our deliberations on this subject [differences among the several states] we kept steadily in our view, that which appears to...every true American, the consolidation of our Union." A gentlemen's agreement over language is also a national consensus in spite of difference. The litany...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF