Guide to the Study of American History

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Historical Geography
48
Works on Special Topics
55
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61
Books of Travel
78
The Un1ted States xv
82
Biographies
86
Periodicals
101
Colonial Records
107
United States Records
118
Proceedings of Learned Societies
122
Collections of Documents and Speeches
132
WORKING LIBRARIES
143
Use of Great Libraries
149
The Quiz
155
h Significant Extracts from the Declaration of Independence
162
i Significant Extracts from the Articles of Con federation
163
j Significant Extracts from the Constitution of the United States
165
Historical Geography
169
Illustrative Methods
171
Debates
173
Reports of Pupils
174
Seminaries
176
READING 54 Necessity of Reading
179
Consecutive Reading
180
a Urief List of General Readings
181
56b General Readings
185
EXPULSION OF THE FRENCH
188
Topical Reading
195
How to Use Books
197
Talks by Teachers
198
Formal Lectures
199
NoteTaking
200
Use of Notes
203
Written Reviews
205
The Topical System
207
Subjects for Topics
208
Composition in Historical Subjects
210
70 The Special Report System
211
71 The Essay or Thesis System
215
Monographs
220
Subjects for Monographs
222
TESTS PAGE 74 ClassRoom Tests
223
Oral Examinations
225
PART II
227
Archaeology
231
The Aborigines
232
PreColumbian Discoveries
234
The Columbian Discoveries
235
83 The Companions and Successors of Columbus
236
The Naming of America
237
The Spanish Conquerors
238
The Spaniards in the United States
239
Early French Explorers
240
The Huguenot Settlements
241
Champlain and French Colonization in the North
242
French Explorers in the Interior
243
The Settlement of Louisiana
244
ENGLISH EXPLORERS AND THE SOUTHERN ENGLISH COLONIES 92 The Cabots
246
The English Seamen
247
Other Early English Explorers
248
Gosnold Pring and Weymouth
249
Virginia to 1624
250
Virginia 16241688
252
Provincial Virginia 168817 60
253
The Puritans in Maryland
254
The Carolinas
255
Georgia 257
257
MIDDLE COLONIES 104 New Netherland
258
The English in New York
259
New Jersey
260
Settlement of Pennsylvania
261
Pennsylvania and Delaware 16851760
263
NEW ENGLAND 109 New England before 1620
264
1n The Pilgrims
265
New Haven Colony 16381662
275
The New England Confederation
276
The Quakers
277
The Overthrow of the Massachusetts Charter
278
The Witchcraft Delusion
279
Provincial New England
280
131 Conflict with France on the Seaboard
281
Struggle for the Possession of the Great Valleys
282
THE REVOLUTION 133 The Colonies in 1760
284
Passive Resistance 17611766
288
Active Resistance 17671774
291
Revolution Precipitated 17721776
294
The Declaration of Independence 17741776
296
The War in the Middle States
298
The French Alliance
300
The War in the Southern Department
301
The Treaty of Peace
303
Formation of the Confederation 17751783
304
The State Constitution 17751781
306
PART III
309
People of the United States 16061895
310
English Political Institutions to 1775
311
Colonial Political Institutions
312
Colonial Social Institutions and Slavery
314
CONFEDERATION AND CONSTITUTION 149 Government of the Confederation 17811788
316
150 Territorial Questions under the Confederation 17811787
317
Finances of the Confederation 17811788
319
Slavery Questions under the Confederation 17741787
320
Theories of the Constitution
326
Doctrine of Implied Powers
333
Internal Disturbances 17901794
339
FOREIGN COMPLICATIONS
345
The Embargo and NonIntercourse 18071811
351
175 The Great Constitutional Decisions
358
The Missouri Compromise
361
The Monroe Doctrine
362
Administration of John Quincy Adams
364
JACKSONS ADMINISTRATION 180 The United States in 1830
366
Andrew Jackson and His Policy
367
Jacksons War 011 the Bank 18291833
369
Tariff and Nullification 18281832
370
Removal of the Deposits 18331834
372
Territorial Questions and Surplus Revenue 18291841
373
SLAVERY AND TEXAS 186 Negro Slavery from 1830 to 1860
375
The Abolition Movement 18301840
376
Public Controversy as to Slavery 18351844
378
International and Interstate Status of Slavery 18301860
379
Van Burens Administration
381
The Whigs and Tyler 18401844
382
Northeastern and Northwestern Boundaries 17831846
383
Annexation of Texas 18361846
385
The Mexican War 18461848
387
Financial and Commercial Questions 18451849
388
THE SLAVERY CRISIS 196 The Territorial Crisis 18461849 39
390
Compromise of 1850
391
Fugitive Slaves 18501860
393
Cuba and the KansasNebraska Act 1854
394
The Kansas Struggle 18541861
396
Rise of the Republican Party
397
Dred Scott Decision and John Browns Raid
399
Election of 1860
400
THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD PAGE 204 The Sections Compared
402
Theory of Secession
404
Process of Secession 18601861
405
Coercion and Compromise 18601861
407
Abraham Lincoln and His Policy
410
The Southern Confederacy 18611865
412
Military Events of the Civil War 18611865
415
2H Financial Measures of the Civil War 18611865
419
International Complications of the War 18611865
420
Administration and People during the War
423
Abolition of Slavery 18611865
425
Index
429
Era of Good Feeling 18171825 359
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Seite 166 - Year one thousand eight hundred and eight, but a Tax or Duty may be imposed on such Importation, not exceeding ten dollars for each Person. 2 The Privilege of the Writ of Habeas Corpus shall not be suspended, unless when in Cases of Rebellion or Invasion the public Safety may require it. 3 No Bill of Attainder or ex post facto Law shall be passed. 4 No Capitation, or other direct, Tax shall be laid, unless in Proportion to the Census or Enumeration herein before directed to be taken.
Seite 164 - The United States, in Congress assembled, shall never engage in a war, nor grant letters of marque and reprisal in time of peace, nor enter into any treaties or alliances, nor coin money, nor regulate the value thereof, nor ascertain the sums and expenses necessary for the defence and welfare of the United States...
Seite 165 - And the Articles of this confederation shall be inviolably observed by every state, and the union shall be perpetual; nor shall any alteration at any time hereafter be made in any of them; unless such alteration be agreed to in a congress of the united states, and be afterwards confirmed by the legislatures of every state.
Seite 164 - No two or more states shall enter into any treaty, confederation or alliance whatever between them, without the consent of the United States in congress assembled, specifying accurately the purposes for which the same is to be entered into, and how long it shall continue.
Seite 165 - Nations ; 11 To declare War, grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal, and make Rules concerning Captures on Land and Water ; 12 To raise and support Armies, but no Appropriation of Money to that Use shall be for a longer Term than two Years ; 18 To provide and maintain a Navy...
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