The Fiscal History of Texas: Embracing an Account of Its Revenues, Debts, and Currency, from the Commencement of the Revolution in 1834 to 1851-52. With Remarks on American Debts
Lippincott, Grambo, and Company, 1852 - 327 頁
Account of the financial history of the Revolution & the Republic. Much more interesting than the title suggests, mixing humor, anecdotes, and historical sidelights with main subject.
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acres act was passed annexation audited drafts auditor and comptroller Austin authorized bank bonds borrow Branch Tanner Archer certificates circulation claims CO.'S PUBLICATIONS commissioners committee Congress contract creditors of Texas currency debt of Texas December December 14 December 27 depreciation direct taxes duties on imports edition Engravings exchequer bills February fifty cents five millions gold and silver Government of Texas Governor GRAMBO & CO.'S holders hundred thousand dollars interest issued January land-offices land-script late Republic Legislature Legislature of Texas liabilities LIPPINCOTT loan ment Nacogdoches negotiated November obligations officers Orleans paid paper paper-money payment President principles promissory notes Provisional Government public debt public dues public faith public lands receipts received redeemed Republic of Texas revenue Samuel Houston scaling Secretary September 30 ſº specially pledged specie Texan Government Texan securities tion treasury notes United volume Zavalla
第 293 頁 - Republic; and shall also retain all the vacant and unappropriated lands lying within its limits, to be applied to the payment of the debts and liabilities of said Republic of Texas; and the residue of said 1 lands, after discharging said debts and liabilities, to be disposed of as said State may direct; but in no event are said debts and liabilities to become a charge upon the Government of the United States.
第 298 頁 - Million of said stock shall be issued until the creditors of the state holding bonds and other certificates of stock of Texas for which duties on imports were specially pledged shall first file at the Treasury of the United States releases of all claims against the United States for or on account of said bonds or certificates in such form as shall be prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury and approved by the President of the United States.
第 294 頁 - An Act proposing to the State of Texas the Establishment of her Northern and Western Boundaries, the Relinquishment by the said State of all Territory claimed by her exterior to said Boundaries, and of all her claims upon the United States, and to establish a territorial Government for New Mexico.
第 293 頁 - Said State to be formed, subject to the adjustment by this government of all questions of boundary that may arise with other governments...
第 292 頁 - That Congress doth consent that the territory properly included within and rightfully belonging to the Republic of Texas...
第 157 頁 - ... themselves and a sacred obligation to their posterity to abolish Such Government and create another, in its stead, calculated to rescue them from impending dangers, and to secure their future welfare and happiness.
第 295 頁 - Provided, That nothing herein contained shall be construed to impair or qualify anything contained in the, third article of the second section of the " joint resolution for annexing Texas to the United States...