Records of the Governor and Council of the State of Vermont: Record of the Governor and Council, 1831-1836

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J. & J. M. Poland, 1880 - Vermont
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Page 288 - Resolved, That the Senators of this State in the Congress of the United States be instructed and the Representatives be requested to oppose the restoration of the deposits and the renewal of the charter of the United States Bank.
Page 272 - That a frequent recurrence to fundamental principles, and a firm adherence to justice, moderation, temperance, industry, and frugality are absolutely necessary to preserve the blessings of liberty, and keep a government free...
Page 327 - Brother, our seats were once large and yours were small. You have now become a great people, and we have scarcely a place left to spread our blankets. You have got our country, but are not satisfied; you want to force your religion upon us.
Page 321 - Acts, which provided in pertinent part .... no sale of lands made by any Indians, or any nation or tribe of Indians within the United States, shall be valid to any person or persons, or to any state, whether having the right of pre-emption to such lands or not, unless the same shall be made and duly executed at some public treaty, held under the authority of the United States.
Page 267 - That government is, or ought to be, instituted for the common benefit, protection, and security of the people, nation, or community; of all the various modes and forms of government, that is best which is capable of producing the greatest degree of happiness and safety, and is most effectually secured against the danger of...
Page 367 - AVentworth, out of our especial grace, certain knowledge, and mere motion, have thought fit to constitute and appoint, and by these presents do constitute and appoint you, the said...
Page 289 - That our senators in Congress be instructed and our representatives be requested to use their best exertions to procure the passage of a law...
Page 326 - Your forefathers crossed the great water, and landed on this island. Their numbers were small. They found friends and not enemies. They told us they had fled from their own country, for fear of wicked men, and had come here to enjoy their religion.
Page 439 - A Chorographical Map of the Province of New York in North America, Divided into Counties Manors Patents and Townships ; Exhibiting likewise all the private Grants of Land made and located in that Province, Compiled from Actual Surveys deposited in the Patent Office at New York...
Page 379 - His Majesty, taking the said Report into Consideration, was pleased with the advice of his Privy Council to approve thereof, and doth hereby strictly charge, require and command that the Governor or Commander in Chief of...

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