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AMERICAN

ANNUAL REGISTER;

FOR

THE YEAR 1832–33,

OR THE

FIFTY-SEVENTH YEAR OF AMERICAN INDEPENDENCE.

NEW-YORK:

WILLIAM JACKSON, No. 53 CEDAR-STREET.

US DE

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HARVARD COLLEGE LIBRARY

SHELDON FUND
JULY 10. 1940

CONTENTS.

CHAPTER I.

Page.

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES-General view of the course of

Administration-Foreign Policy - Domestic Policy-Temporizing--Poor

arrayed against the Rich-Foreign Influence-Naturalized Voters-Prin.
ciples of the Government of the United States—Popularity of President
-Result of Election-Policy after Election Measures against the Uni-
ted States Bank-Appointment of W.J. Duane, Secretary of the Treasury
-Refuses to Remove the Deposits-Dismissal of Mr. Duane-R. B. Ta.
ney appointed-Removal of Deposits-Commercial distress.

CHAPTER II.

French Treaty-Payment of Indemnity Refused-Neglect of French Go-

vernment to procuro Appropriations-Relations with Great Britain-Ar.

rangement as to West India Trade-Disadvantageous to American Navi-

gation-Treaties with Russia and Belgium-Relations with South America. 22

CHAPTER III.

South Carolina Legislature meet-Nullifying Acts-Union Convention-

Crisis-Course of Federal Government— Military Preparations-Meeting

of Congress-Proclamation of President--of Gov. Hayne-Resignation

of Vice President-New Tariff Reported in House-President's Message,

asking new Powers-Mr. Calhoun's Speech--Enforcing Bill Reported-

Mr. Calhoun's Resolutions as to Federal Powers—Mr. Grundy's—Mr. Clay.

ton's Resolutions of State Legislatures.

CHAPTER IV.

Tariff-Proceedings in House-In South Carolina-Enforcing Bill-Pro.

ceedings in Senate-Mr. Wilkins' Speech-Amendments-Mr. Clay pro.

poses Compromise--Discussion on do-Discussion on Enforcing Bill-Mr.

Calhoun's Speech-Mr. Webster's Reply-Mr. Forsyth's Amendments-

Mr. Bibb's do—Bill passes Senate.

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CHAPTER V.

TariFF CONTINUED—Proceedings in Senate-Proceedings in House on Enforc.

ing Bill—Passage of do-Passage of Tariff in Senate-Convention re-

assembled in South Carolina-Ordinance repealed-Ordinance passed, de-

claring Enforcing Bill void.

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CHAPTER VI.

Meeting of Congress-President's Message-Public Lands-Mr. Clay pro-

poses Land Bill-Proceedings in Senate-Proceedings in House-Bill pass.

es-Retained by the President-United States Bank- Public Deposits-

Three per cents--Bill on France-Proceedings in Congress.

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