A Course of Study in History and Handbook to the State Series Advanced Text

W.W. Shannon, 1908 - 162 頁

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第 82 頁 - It is our true policy to steer clear of permanent alliances with any portion of the foreign world...
第 124 頁 - ... necessities of Porto Rico, by experimental administration, as fully and as successfully as in the case of the Philippines. The second intervention in Cuba in 1906 was by order of the President, without special congressional action or authority. He acted under his power to see that the laws are executed, and by virtue of his power as commander-in-chief of the army and navy. The President has no right to declare war. That rests by the Constitution with Congress. While he cannot declare war, he...
第 82 頁 - Taking care always to keep ourselves by suitable establishments on a respectable defensive posture, we may safely trust to temporary alliances for extraordinary emergencies. Harmony and a liberal intercourse with all nations, are recommended by policy, humanity, and interest.
第 36 頁 - Indian race, from the mouth of the St. Lawrence to the mouth of the Mississippi, had become estranged from the English and friendly to the French.
第 143 頁 - Maryland South Carolina New Hampshire Virginia New York North Carolina Rhode Island Vermont Kentucky Tennessee Ohio Louisiana Indiana Mississippi Illinois Alabama Maine Missouri Arkansas Michigan Florida Texas Iowa Wisconsin California Minnesota Oregon Kansas West Virginia Nevada Nebraska Colorado North Dakota South Dakota Montana Washington Idaho Wyoming Utah Oklahoma New Mexico Arizona Alaska Hawaii Dec.
第 105 頁 - ... well below that of California. Massachusetts and the State of Washington are the exceptions in this comparison as well. California also has a geographic location which imposes limitations not experienced by displaced workers in most of the other States having TMRP target areas. The State is bounded on the south by Mexico and on the west by the Pacific Ocean.
第 159 頁 - Louisiana, which extended from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains, and from the mouth of the Arkansas River to the Canadian line, was transferred to the United States at St. Louis, 9-10 March, 1804. CHARACTERS — "Lieut. -Gov. Don. Carlos Dehault Delassus.
第 159 頁 - Minnesota have been carved from the original boundaries of the Thirteen, which extended from Canada to Florida, and from the Atlantic Ocean to the Mississippi River, exclusive of a portion of the southeastern part of Louisiana. Congress (Oct. 30, 1779) asked the States to cede to the General Government the vast areas of unsettled lands lying between the Appalachian Mountain ranges and the Mississippi River, to end conflicting boundary claims Inherited...
第 161 頁 - House certificates, the first issue being in 1860 when Abraham Lincoln was elected President of the United States, and again in 1873, and the third time in 1890.
第 147 頁 - The simple and plain duty which we owe to the people, is to reduce taxation to the necessary expenses of an economical operation of the Government...