What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
1st Lieut acres appointed army bank born Brev Buckeye building Butler county cabin called canal Capt cashier census census in 1886 Chillicothe church Cincinnati Cleveland coal College Columbus command Company Cong Congress corn creek Cuyahoga Delaware Democratic early east editor elected erected farm father feet Governor Hamilton Henry Highland county horses Indians James John Judge Kenton Kentucky Lake Erie land Legislature limestone living manufacturing March Marietta McCook ment Methodist Methodist Episcopal Miami miles mill Muskingum National night Ohio river organized party passed Pennsylvania Population in 1880 Presbyterian president prisoners railroad regiment rock Sandusky School census Scioto settlement settlers shale soldiers soon square miles Steubenville Tecumseh territory Thomas Thomas Ewing tion town township trees United Vallandigham valley village Virginia Wapakoneta Washington Western William woods Wyandot Zanesville
Page 218 - Congress; 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.
Page 217 - And, for extending the fundamental principles of civil and religious liberty, which form the basis whereon these republics, their laws and constitutions are erected; to fix and establish those principles as the basis of all laws, constitutions, and governments, which forever hereafter shall be formed in the said territory...
Page 217 - And, in the just preservation of rights and property, it is understood and declared, that no law ought ever to be made, or have force in the said territory, that shall, in any manner whatever, interfere with, or affect private contracts or engagements, bona fide, and without fraud previously formed.
Page 218 - The taxes for paying that proportion shall be laid and levied by the authority and direction of the Legislatures of the several States within the time agreed upon by the United States in Congress assembled.
Page 218 - The navigable waters leading into the Mississippi and St. Lawrence, and the carrying places between the same shall be common highways, and forever free, as well to the inhabitants of the said territory, as to the citizens of the United States, and those of any other states that may be admitted into the confederacy, without any tax, impost, or duty therefor.
Page 216 - ... fifty acres of land in the district having been a citizen of one of the states and being resident in the district; or the like freehold and two years...
Page 217 - ... the trial by jury; of a proportionate representation of the people in the legislature, and of judicial proceedings according to the course of the common law. All persons shall be bailable, unless for capital offences, where the proof shall be evident, or the presumption great.
Page 367 - Then out spake brave Horatius, The Captain of the gate : 'To every man upon this earth Death cometh soon or late; And how can man die better Than facing fearful odds, For the ashes of his fathers And the temples of his Gods...
Page 216 - Previous to the organization of the General Assembly, the Governor shall appoint such magistrates and other civil officers, in each county or township, as he shall find necessary for the preservation of the peace and good order in the same. After the General Assembly...
Page 215 - Congress, a governor, whose commission shall continue in force for the term of three years, unless sooner revoked by Congress; he shall reside in the district, and have a freehold estate therein, in one thousand acres of land, while in the exercise of his office.