The American Annual Cyclopædia and Register of Important Events ...: Embracing Political, Civil, Military, and Social Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture, and Mechanical Industry

Front Cover
D. Appleton, 1867 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries
0 Reviews
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Great Britain Area 8S0 population 350 relations with Rights bill 200 on the Freedmcns Bureau bill 206
206
the attention of Congress to something practical 207 It 224 resolution passed 224 message of the President
207
Wire will William Birth 768 pursuits 768 death 768 bill 211 214 on bill to relieve officers 219 on the bill
221
a magnificent bill for a Presidential election 207 ex the New Jersey Legislature 225 the report 226
226
there are limits beyond which It is not only unsafe but Houses 233
233
In defiance of the authority of the United States In the House a resolution relative to levying contri
239
Williams Seth Birth 76S career 768 death 768 246 251 252 to lay on table a resolution relative
252
what would be the condition of the country without the CottonProduct In the United States 259 receipts at
261
Coholly Jons Birth 257 pursuits 257 death 257 death
267
Mexico 263 Mr Seward to Mr Motley 263 Mr Mot Marino 2S3 Monaco 233 the Germanic Confederation
269
General Sherman 269 Mr Blgelow to Mr Seward rela
285
Wisconsin Area and development of the State 769 ac da 205 on Freedmeni Bureau Bill 210211 on vetood
288
EgyptGovernment 277 area 277 population 277 cities edness of the Unitod States 292 condition of the coun
298
Florida Transfer of tho civil authority to the Governor charitable Institutions
354
Geote John Birth 388 career 355 death 8S8 Federal Constitution 899 Republican Suite Conven
400
Italy Government 409 area 409 population 409 army
409
Japan Death of the Tycoon 414 ratification 414 suc Llppe Government 428 area 423 population
428
181 message on sending constitutional amendment to 433 geography 483 geology 434 ethnology 4S4
434
do to colored delegation 749 do to a committee of the
441
Monteagle Thomas S Birth 527 pursuits 527 death federate officer to vote 546 elections
546
554 Solgcr Dr E 654 Swann Dr R P 554 Judnh M 575 Wnllace R 575 Baldwin M W 575 Ran
554
669 Schmidt F 560 Carrie R V 560 Wright W W B 5S1 Carpenter D 582 White C C 582 Porter
588
Ohio Prosperity 603 assembling of the Democratic Con land Presbyterians 625 report on education 625
626
Neale JonN M Birth 531 pursuits 582 death 582
632
651 Taylor J 561 Perkins533 Ilawcs Miss C P 583 MlnotChns
651
Pakisis Piebre Louis Birth 611 pursuits 611 death government thereof as passed by the British Parlia
657
Photography Chromo Experiments 617 theory ofHelm the reeds 666 difficulty in regard to tones 657
663
664 Brown T W 564 Bardwell H 664 Kennedy Brooke G V 537 Palmer G H 587 WeUofley
664
563 Maloney G 560 Toulmln T L 569 Childs C H 690 Wares M 590 Edwardes R 590 Tostt
670
Morgan Gen George 571 Taylor F W well Mrs J 592 Ilufllold Dr II 592 Rivers Geo
692
Plerson T B 572 Russell Geo K 672 Dostie A P Mills J 593 Conde Prince 593 Etbeildge Dr 698
698
Rogers Henry D Birth 673 pursuits 673 death 673 cess with baryta etc 698 process by direct action
699
Ross John Birth 67S pursuits 678 death 678 tions 707 stay law 707 session of the Legislature
708
Suhsxe Chahm Senator from Massachusetts 134 offers Turkey Government 744 area 744 population 744
744
Taxation See Finances 749 do to a committee of the Virginia Legislature 750
750
Test Oaths Act of Congress 788 oath in Missouri 783 tion
760
Townsmen Bobeet Birth 744 career 744 death 744 decided 764 amendment to the Federal Constitution
766

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 202 - That all persons born in the United States and not subject to any foreign power, excluding Indians not taxed, are hereby declared to be citizens of the United States...
Page 214 - ... the same right in every State and Territory in the United States to make and enforce contracts, to sue, be parties, and give evidence, to inherit, purchase, lease, sell, hold and convey real and personal property, and to full and equal benefit of all laws and proceedings for the security of person and property as is enjoyed by white citizens, and shall be subject to like punishment, pains and penalties, and to none other, any law, statute, ordinance, regulation, or custom, to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 316 - ... condition, will be received into the armed service of the United States to garrison forts, positions, stations, and other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service. And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice warranted by the Constitution upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God.
Page 148 - Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled (two-thirds of both Houses concurring.) That the following article be proposed to the Legislatures of the several States, as an amendment to the Constitution of the United States...
Page 196 - An Act to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights, and furnish the Means of their Vindication.
Page 128 - Senate, who shall inquire into the condition of the States which formed the so-called Confederate States of America, and report whether they or any of them are entitled to be represented in either House of Congress...
Page 14 - By the surrender the inhabitants passed under a temporary allegiance to the British government, and were bound by such laws, and such only, as it chose to recognize and impose.
Page 183 - Union, according to their respective numbers, counting the whole number of persons in each State, excluding Indians not taxed. But whenever in any State the elective franchise shall be denied to any portion of its male citizens not less than twenty-one years of age, or in any way abridged, except for participation in rebellion or other crime, the basis of representation in such {State shall be reduced in the proportion which the number of such male citizens shall bear to the whole number of male...
Page 132 - I am satisfied that the mass of thinking men of the south accept the present situation of affairs in good faith. The questions which have heretofore divided the sentiment of the people of the two sections — slavery and State rights, or the right of a State to secede from the Union — they regard as having been settled forever by the highest tribunal — arms — that man can resort to.
Page 127 - I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic, that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same, that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion, and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office on which I am about to enter. So help me God.

Bibliographic information