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" For, whatever power shall command that navigation, will control all the country which is watered by that river and by those streams which fall into it. This control will be as effective and complete as that of the key upon the lock, or that of the citadel... "
The Advance-guard of Western Civilization - Page 180
by James Roberts Gilmore - 1888 - 343 pages
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HISSTORY OF LOUISIANA. THE SPANISH DOMINATION

CHARLES GAYARRE - 1854
...venture to intervene in our favor, and all our hopes would rest on the liberality of Spain, " Whilst this affair is pending, Spain ought to consider the...is the main one on which depends the union of the West and East, and that, if Congress can obtain the free use of the Mississippi, and if Spain should...
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History of Louisiana: The Spanish domination

Charles Gayarré - Louisiana - 1854
...venture to intervene in our favor, and all our hopes would rest on the liberality of Spain. " Whilst this affair is pending, Spain ought to consider the...is the main one on which depends the union of the West and East, and that, if Congress can obtain the free use of the Mississippi, and if Spain should...
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Annals of the West: Embracing a Concise Account of Principal Events which ...

James Handasyd Perkins, John Mason Peck, James R. Albach - Indians of North America - 1857 - 976 pages
...venture to intervene in our favor, and all our hopes would rest on the liberality of Spain. " Whilst this affair is pending, Spain ought to consider the...is the main one on which depends the union of the West and East, and that, if Congress can obtain the free use of the Mississippi, and if Spain should...
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Annals of the West: Embracing a Concise Account of Principal Events which ...

James Handasyd Perkins, John Mason Peck - Indians of North America - 1858 - 1016 pages
...citadel over the exterior works which it commands. The grant of thia boon ought to be looked upon as th« price of our attachment and gratitude, and I beg leave...who understand and promote the interests of Spain in tins part of the country. I entreat you, sir, to believe, that thia question of navigation is the main...
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History of Louisina: The Sanish domination

Charles Gayarré - Louisiana - 1867
...venture to intervene in our favor, and all our hopes would rest on the liberality of Spain. " Whilst this affair is pending, Spain ought to consider the...is the main one. on which depends the union of the West and East, and that, if Congress can obtain the free use of the Mississippi, and if Spain should...
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History of Louisiana, Volume 3

Charles Gayarré - Louisiana - 1885
...this boon ought to be looked upon as the ) price of our attachment and gratitude, and I beg leav» to be permitted to repeat, that there must be known...this question of navigation is the main one on which depen Is the union of the West and East, and that, if Congress can obtain the free use of the Mississippi,...
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The Spanish Conspiracy: A Review of Early Spanish Movements in the South ...

Thomas Marshall Green - Kentucky - 1891 - 406 pages
...which is reproduced in the appendix of his most elaborate literary effort, shows The grant of this hoon ought to be looked upon as the price of our attachment...be known no instance of its being extended to any otlur than thosc who render aid and promote the interests of Spain in this part of the country. " I...
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