Great Debates In American History (volume 5); State Rights (1798-1861) Slavery (1858-1861)

Paperback | January 15, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1913. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... of any act authorizing the employment of a military or naval force against the State of South Carolina, her constitutional authorities or citizens; or any act abolishing or closing the ports of.00001 THE VALUE OF A UNIT WITH FOUR CYPHERS GOING BEFORE IT Calhoun as the Terrier "Nullifies" the Jackson Administration From the collection of the New York Historical Society this State, or any act to coerce the State, shut up her ports, destroy or harass her commerce, or to enforce the acts hereby declared to be null and void, otherwise than through the civil tribunals of the country, as inconsistent with the longer continuance of South Carolina in the Union; and that the people of this State will thenceforth hold themselves absolved from all further obligation to maintain or preserve their political connection with the people of the other States, and will forthwith proceed to organize a separate government, and do all other acts and things which sovereign and independent States may of right do. This ordinance, signed by more than a hundred prominent citizens, was officially communicated to the President of the United States. Enforcement On The States Of Federal Laws Foubth Annual Message Of President Jackson In his annual message of December 4, 1832, President Jackson, stating that the public debt would shortly be extinguished, proposed a reduction of the tariff in order to conciliate the disaffected section of the Union. Nevertheless he announced that the defiance of Federal laws by the Southern nullificationists would no longer be tolerated. "It is my painful duty to state that, in one quarter of the United States, opposition to the revenue laws has risen to a height which threatens to thwart their execution, if not to endanger the integrity of the Union. Whatever o...

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1913. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... of any act authorizing the employment of a military or naval force against the State of South Carolina, her constitutional authoritie...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:142 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:January 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217480632

ISBN - 13:9780217480635

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