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" 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 existence.... "
The R.I. Schoolmaster - Page 203
1861
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Great Epochs in American History: The early years of the Republic : 1784-1811

Francis Whiting Halsey - United States - 1912 - 232 pages
...safety, perhaps our national existence. This important consideration, seriously and deeply imprest on our minds, led each State in the convention to...Constitution which we now present is the result of the spirit of amity, and of that mutual deference and concession, which the peculiarity of our political...
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Great Debates in American History: State rights (1798-1861); slavery (1858-1861)

Marion Mills Miller - Civil rights - 1913 - 472 pages
...the consolidation of our Union — in which are involved our prosperity, felicity, safety; perhaps our national existence. This important consideration,...magnitude than might have been otherwise expected." This, sir, is General Washington's consolidation. This is the true constitutional consolidation. I...
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Great Debates in American History: Colonial rights; the revolution; the ...

Marion Mills Miller - Civil rights - 1913 - 488 pages
...the consolidation of the Union — in which are involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This important consideration,...led each State in the convention to be less rigid in points of inferior magnitude than might have been otherwise expected. And thus the Constitution...
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Lectures on the Growth and Development of the United States ..., Volume 3

Edwin Wiley, Irving Everett Rines, Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1916 - 576 pages
...American, the consolidation of our Union, in which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This important consideration, seriously and deeply impressed on our minds, lei each state in the Convention to" be less rigid on points of inferior magnitude, than might have...
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The United States of America: A Study in International Organization

James Brown Scott - Constitutional law - 1920 - 640 pages
...American, the consolidation of our Union, in which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This important consideration,...the peculiarity of our political situation rendered indispensible. That it will meet the full and entire approbation of every state is not perhaps to be...
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The United States of America: A Study in International Organization

James Brown Scott - Constitutional law - 1920 - 638 pages
...which is involved our prosperity, felicity, safety, perhaps our national existence. This importar.: consideration, seriously and deeply impressed on our...the peculiarity of our political situation rendered indispensible. That it will meet the full and entire approbation of every state is not perhaps to be...
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William Plumer's Memorandum of Proceedings in the United States Senate, 1803 ...

William Plumer - United States - 1923 - 700 pages
...constitution, as the illustrious band of patriots who formed it say, " is the result of a spirit of amity, & of that mutual deference and concession which the peculiarity of our political situation rendered indispensible." It was formed & established at a time when the rage of party had infused little, if...
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University of Michigan Publications: History and political science, Volume 5

History - 1923 - 700 pages
...constitution, as the illustrious band of patriots who formed it say, " is the result of a spirit of amity, & of that mutual deference and concession which the peculiarity of our political situation rendered indispensible." It was formed & established at a time when the rage of party had infused little, if...
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The Life of George Washington: Commander in Chief of the American ..., Volume 4

John Marshall - Presidents - 1926 - 552 pages
...convention, transmitted to congress in a letter subscribed by the president, in which it was said to be, "the result of a spirit of amity, and of that mutual...deference and concession, which the peculiarity of their political situation rendered indispensable. "That it will meet the full and entire approbation...
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Washington, Volume 2

Joseph Dillaway Sawyer - 1927 - 650 pages
...than four months." n 137:] In transmitting the Constitution to Congress, General Washington wrote: "The Constitution which we now present is the result...concession which the peculiarity of our political situation renders indispensable." The Constitutional Convention now teing at an end, and Washington's work in...
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