History of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley, Ohio, Volume 1

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American Historical Society, 1921 - Mahoning Co., O.
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Page 35 - Resolved, by this assembly, that a committee be appointed to receive any proposals that may be made by any person or persons whether inhabitants of the United States, or others, for the purchase of the lands belonging to this state lying west of the west line of Pennsylvania as claimed by said state, and the said committee are hereby fully authorized and empowered, in the name and behalf of this state, to negotiate with any such person or persons on the subject of any such proposals, and, also, to...
Page 26 - Bay, where the said river falleth into the sea; and on the north by the line of the Massachusetts plantation; and on the south by the sea; and in longitude as the line of the Massachusetts...
Page 26 - ... grant and confirm, unto the said Governor and Company, and their successors, all that part of our dominions in...
Page 25 - Line, to Fourty-eight Degrees of the said Northerly Latitude, and in Length by all the Breadth aforesaid throughout the Maine Land, from Sea to Sea...
Page 28 - We are unanimously of opinion, that the state of Connecticut has no right to the lands in controversy.' ' We are also unanimously of opinion, that the jurisdiction and pre-emption of all the territory lying within the charter boundary of Pennsylvania, and now claimed by the state of Connecticut, do of right belong to the state of Pennsylvania.'* "This decision, pursuant to the articles of the confederation of the states was final.
Page 125 - These three they planted here, and they nourished and cherished them with an energy and devotion scarcely equalled in any other quarter of the world. On this height were planted in the wilderness the symbols of this trinity of powers ; and here, let us hope, may be maintained forever the ancient faith of our fathers in the sanctity of the home, the intelligence...
Page 726 - ... one of the most important as well as one of the most legitimate sources of his power.
Page 776 - Wilson pushed the armed ship bill through congress and declared that a state of war existed between the United States and the Central Powers : Force without stint or limit, force to the utmost.
Page 124 - In New Connecticut there was but little of that lawlessness which so often characterizes the people of a new country. In many instances, a township organization was completed, and their minister chosen, before the pioneers left home. Thus they planted the institutions and opinions of Old Connecticut...
Page 58 - Court of general quarter sessions of the peace begun and holden at Warren, within and for said county of Trumbull, on the fourth Monday of August, in the year of our Lord eighteen hundred, and of the independence of the United States the twenty-fifth. Present, John Young, Turhand Kirtland, Camden Cleveland, James Kingsbury, and Eliphalet Austin, esquires, justices of the quorum, and others, their associates, justices of the peace, holding said court. The following persons were returned, and appeared...

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