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the importance of possession to France, 482; M. de la with other States, 478; De Witt Clinton elected mayor
Luzerne, 482; plan of negotiation, 483; Oration over of; the duties of the mayor, 566; meeting at, relative to
Hamilton, 487.

the British treaty, ii. 84; Huguenots settled in, 52; yel-
Morris, LEWIS, the father of Gouverneur, i. 453, 454

low fever in, 1803, 219.
Morris, RICHARD, I. 453.

Neo York, American, il. 220.
Morris, ROBERT, i. 120; anonymous letter to, from Alex- Nero York Convention, 1812; incident of the, 1. 558.

ander Hamilton, 185; designs the Bank of North Amer- | New York Federal Convention, Hamilton at, i. 560.
ica, 1781, 68; superintendent of the finances of the New York Gazette, i. 350, 454 ; ii. 147.
United States, during the revolution, 455.- See "Fort New York Gazetteer, i. 447.
Wilson."

New York Historical Society, Gouverneur Morris's discourse
Morris, ROBERT HUNTER, I. 454.

before the, 1812, i. 466; James H. Raymond's paper on
MORRIS, SAMUEL C.--See "Fort Wilson."

Hillhcuse's proposition to amend the Federal Constitu-
MORRIS, SARAI, wife of Richard Morris, 1. 458.

tion, read before the, ii. 146; collections of, 180; "The
MORRIS, THOMAS.-See “ Fort Wilson."

jubilee of the Constitution," an address before the, is
Mosquito Shore, English settlements on, i. 671.

251.
Moultrie Fort, ii. 555.

Nero York Journal, i. 454
MOULTRIE, GENERAL, John Rutledge's letter to, i. 119. Nero York Society Library, ackice of, 83.
MULLER, the historian, ii. 130.

New Orleans, battle of, ii. 219; New England Society of;
Muxro, PROFESSOR, in Edinburgh Medical University, i. address of S. 8. Prentiss before the, 583.
846.

NICHOLAS, MR., of Va., i. 503; il. 23; remarks on the British
Murder and Manslaughter, the distinction between, i. 241. treaty, 140; his resolution for reducing the army, 1800,
MURPHY, ARTHUR, ii. 835.

ii. 156.
MURRAY, JUDGE, death of, i. 48.

NICHOLS, WILLIAM.-See “ Fort Wilson."
MURRAY, LINDLEY, estimate of the character of John Jay; Non-Importation, i. 271.
account of, i. 151.

Non-Intercourse with Great Britain, Elias Boudinst's
MURRAY, Wu. Vans, . 403.

speech on, i. 270.
Nootka Sound, controversy about, 1790, i. 571.

NORRIB, Isaac, i, 277.
N

North America, Bank of.-See Robert Morris.

North Carolina, the position of respecting the Federal
NAPPER TANDY, the case of, ii. 547.

Constitution, i. 83.
NAPOLEON.-See Bonaparte.

North Carolina Convention, extract from the speech of
Nasu, Thomas, alias Jonathan Robbins, case of, ii. 9.

William Gaston in the, on the "thirty-second article"
National Bank, the bonus of, and the United States share of the State Constitution, ii. 553.

of its dividends, proposed to be set apart as a permanent NORTH, LORD, inauguration of, 1, 320; the conciliatory prop-
fund for the construction of roads and canals, ii. 479.

osition of, 11. 451.
National Intelligencer, i. 449; ii. 335, 355, 356, 474; account
of the death of John Q. Adams, published in, ii. 250.

O
National Portrait Gallery, fi. 218, 474.
National Road, the originator of, ii. 182.

OGDEN, DAVID, 1, 262.
Navigation, assistance to be derived from, ii. 36.

OGLETHORPE, GEN., the failure of, ii. 847, 351.
Navigation Act, of Charles II. ; i. 7; of England, 108; Rufus Ouro, slavery prohibited in the territory North-west of the
King's speech on, 85.

ii. 33.
Navigators of the 16th and 17th centuries, ii. 36.

Ohio and Chesapeake Canal, i. 490.
NELSON, THOMAS, I. 396.

ONIS, Don, mission of, 845.
Neriede, William Pinkney's speech in the case of the, il. 95. Orders in Council, author of the, ii. 271.
NESBITT, ALEXANDER.-See “Fort Wilson."

OSWALD, RICHARD, English Commissioner of Peace, i. 156.
NISSELRODE COUNT, ii. 3 3.

OTIS, HARRIBON Gray, parentage and birth; education ;
New England, Tristam Burges' defences of, ii. 320, 322; the commences the study of law with John Lowell, i. 557;

course of, in relation to the publio lands, ii. 379; peace his practice; serves as an aid to General Brooks in the
party in, during the War of 1812; the democracy of, Massachusetts insurrection; chosen to the Legislature;
574; village school of, 586.

succeeds Fisher Ames in Congress; his career ; Elect-
New England Society, of New Orleans, S. 8. Prentiss' ad- ed Speaker of the Massachusetts House of Repré-
dress, ii. 583, 587.

sentatives, and President of the Senate ; appointed
Nero Ilaven, Conn., invasion of by General Tryon, ii. 144. judge ; his oratory; eulogy on Hamilton; incidents
New Jersey, speech of William Livingston to the Legisla- of its delivery, 557, 558; New York Convention of

ture of, 1. 88; outrages of the British in, during the revo- 1812; anecdote of his oratory at; Hartford Convention;
lution, i. 88; women of, i. 268.

mission to Washington, 558; defence of the convention;
New Jersey College, i. 805; ii. 218.

elected to the United States Senate; speech on the
New Jersey Historical Collections, i. 262.

Missouri question; candidate for governor; elected
New London, Conn., Caulkin's History of, ii. 144; second mayor ; letter advocating the election of General
Church in, 144.

Taylor; Mr. Otis' death ; eulogy on Hamilton, 569;
New Orleans, Sergeant S. Prentiss's address before the New Hamilton at college ; at the battle of Yorktown; the
England Society of, 1845; ii, 583.

Federal Convention; the treasury, 560, 563; the com-
New York, first Congress at, i. 3; Provincial Congress as- prehensiveness of his mind, 563 ; his eloquence, 564.

semble at, 152; the Committee of Observation and Com- OTIS, JAMES, date and place of birth, i. 1; studies with
mittee of Association; notice of, 152; meeting in, relative Rev. Jonathan Russel ; college habits; anecdote of his
to the Boston Port Bill, 152 ; Society of the Cincinnati,

studies law; commences practice at Plymouth;
L 852; early settlement of, 467 ; population of, compared removes to Boston, 1; literary labors, 2; speech op

wit;

1

the writs of assistance, 4; hated by the advocates of the PICKERING, MB. - See "Fort Wilson."
crown, 2; chosen to the Legislature ; publishes the PIERCE, WILLIAM.--See Knapp's trial.
vindication, &c., 866 Massachusetts Bay; attends the PIERSON, DR.-See Knapp's trial.
first Congress at New York, 1765 ; publishes vindica- PINOKNEY, CHARLES, sketch of the lifo of; heroism of his
tion of the British colonies, and considerations on be- wife; is chosen to the Federal Convention; his caroer
half of the colonists; appointed on a committee to in that body; his “Plan of a Federal Constitution;
reply to Governor Bernard; his reply; proposes the elected Governor of South Carolina, i. 861; in the House
opening of the galleries of the House of Representa- of Representatives, ii. 75, 340, 344.
tives, 8; advises moderation in relation to the Paper Speech on the Federal Constitution, i. 861; objects of
and Glass Act, 4; the affray with Robinson, 4; death the convention ; defects of the confederation, 862; rep-
of, 4; notices of, 225, 446, 557.

resentation, 863; the Senate; the Executive; mode of
OTIS, Joux, emigrates to America, 1. 1; settles at Hingham, procedure in the Federal Legislature; delivery of fu-
Massachusetts, 1.

gitives, 364 ; power of the States and the Federal
OTIS, SAMUEL ALLYNE, i. 7, 557.

Government, 365; Helvetic and Belgio confederacies;
Oxford, Mass., Dr. Holmes' Memoir of the French Protest- the army; impost, 366; post office; judiciary; coining
ants who settled at, ii. 237.

money; militia, 867; coercive power wanted; the ad-
mission of new States; citizenship; amendments, 868;

habeas corpus; trial by jury; freedom of the press and
P

religious tests; the seat of government, 869.

PINCKNEY, C. C. GEN., i. 49; appointed minister to France;
PAGE, MR.-See Knapp's trial.

refused an audience, ii. 9; refusal of the French Diroc
PAINE, ROBERT Terat, argument in the trial of the soldiers tory to receive, i. 491,
of the Boston massacre, i. 247.

PINCKNEY, TAOMAB, 1. 48, 150; ii. 344, 346, 351; sketch of tho
PAINE, THOMAS, his Rights of Man reviewed by John Quin- life of, 1. 861.
cy Adams, ii. 249.

PINCKNEY, FRANCES, mother of Christopher Gore, i. 410.
PALMER, MR.

testimony in the trial of J. F. Knapp, PINKNEY, WILLIAX, birth; enters King William school ;
ii. 405.

the revolution; commences the study of law with
Panama, Congress of, 11. 860, 507.

Judge Chase; his practice; his oratory, ii. 93; elected a
Paper Currency, the depreciation of, i. 122.

member of the Maryland Federal Convention; chosen
Paper, Glass, &c., duties on, opposed by the people of Bos- to the House of Delegates; his speeches; marries ; elec-
ton, I. 4; James Otis' opinion of, 4.

tion to Congress; declines to serve ; the Executive
Parsons, THEOPHILUS, Chief Justice of Massachusetts, i. Council; serves in the State Legislature, 98; appointed

83; sketch of the life of, ii. 248; death of, 399; William commissioner under the seventh article of Jay's treaty;
Pinkney's opinion of, 97.

his opinions; return to the United States; sent on a
* Parson's Cause," the.-- See Patrick Henry.

mission to England; his duties, 94; appointed Attorney
Patriotism, i. 113.

General of the United States; the war of 1812; defenc's
PATTEN, JANE, wife of Thomas Addis Emmet, i. 525.

the course of Mr. Madison; “Publius," 94; the attack
PATTBRSOX, ADJUTANT GENERAL of the British army, i. on Baltimore; battle of Bladensburg, 95; the caga of the
294.

Neriede, 95; election to Ce igress; speech on the Conver-
Pea Patch Island, ii. 507.

tion of 1815; appointed i inister to Russia and envoy
Prarsox, MR., from North Carolina, il. 267.

to Naples, 96; his mode of in Russia; his opinion of
PECK, JUDGE, ii. 443.

Chief Justice Parsons, 97; -iected to the Senate; his
" Peine du Boulet," description of, ii. 549.

professional duties; last illness and death, 98.
PEMBERTON, LORD CHIEF JUSTICE, 1. 7.

Speech in the case of the Neriede; the case consid-
PENDLETON, EDMUND, i. 350; ii. 454.

ered, 100; rights of neutrats, 101; Azani's Treatise on
Penn, WILLIAM, I. 846.

the Maritime Law of Europe, 103; case of the Hanse,
Pennsylvania, the position of respecting the Federal Con. 108; cases of the Rebeckah, San Bernardo, the Spitfire,

stitution, i. 30: puisne judges of; their compensation, and Glutton, 104; the Fortuna and Melomasne, 105;
ii. 66; speech or John Dickinson in the House of As. relative rights and duties of belligerent and neutral pow-
sembly of, 1764, i. 277.

ers, 106; "Free ship, free goods." 107; the character of
Pennsylvania Journal, i. 294.

the Neriede, 108; “What are Mr. Pinto's intentions ?"
Pennsylvania Packet, i. 455; ii. 472.

109; case of the Swedish convoy in 1798 examined, 112;
Pensacola, Florida, resolutions of the House of Repre- cases of the Catharine, Elizabeth; of the Sampson, Bar-

sentatives relative to the seizure of the posts at, ii. ney, 112; Robinson's Admiralty reports, 99, 114.
278.

Speech on the Missouri question ; reply to Rufus
Perdido, the line of the, Henry Clay's speech on, il. 260. King, 114; compromise suggested, 115; domestic legis
Periodical Literature, the state of in America, 1826, il. lation of Missouri; admission of Maine; power of Con
430.

gress to admit new States considered, 116; danger from
PERKINS, THOMAS H.-See Hartford Convention.

restriction; slavery; enthusiasm; moral, political and
PHELP8, MR. See trial of R. M. Goodwin.

religious, 118; the Union; a State, 119; "No State or
PHELPS, OLIVER, Indian agent, i. 429.

Territory, in order to become a State, can alienate or
Phi Beta Kappa Society of Harvard University, Joseph surrender any portion of its sovereignty to the Union,
Story's discourse before the, il. 424.

a sister State, or foreign nation," 120; relation of the
Philadelphia, Pa., in the hands of the British, £ 455 ; restriction, 121; answer to Messrs. Roberts, Lowrie, and
United States Supreme Court at, ii. 9.

Morril; compared with the duelist in the Rivals; fur.
Phillips Academy, ii. 357.

ther remarks in answer to Mr. King, 122, abolition of
PUILLIPS, JOSIAH, case of, i. 24

the slave trade by England considered, 123; fugitive
PhiPPEX, MR. Soe Knapp's trial.

slaves, 128; the people the source of all power; Federal
PICKERING, TIMOTHY, treaty with the Six Nations, L. 427. and local rights, no difference between, 124; further re-
marks on slavery, 125; involuntary servitude and a re- , QUINCY, JOBIAH, JR., birth and parentage of; early educan
publican form of government, 126; farther reply to Mr. tion; graduates at Harvard College ; oration on * Ps
Morril, 126; women should have political rights, 127; triotism; " study of law; his eloquence; commences his
Elizabeth of England, Catharine of Russia; Semiramis political career; his contributions to the Boston Gar
and Zenobia ; Mrs. Wolstoncraft, 127; migration of slaves zette; “Hyperion," i. 331; opposition of the crown offi-
from State to State considered, 128; answer to Mr. Bur- cers; the non-importation agreement; Boston massor
ri), 129;-anecdote of, i. 527; remarks on the impress- cre; trial of the soldiers; public feeling at the time; his
ment of seamen,
ii. 83.

political writings, 332; ill health ; voyage to South Car-
PINTO, MANUEL.-See Pinkney's speech in the case of the olina; visit to the Commons House of Assembly at
Neriede.

Charleston; Christopher Gadsden's speech; returns to
PITKIN, Mr., of Connecticut, ii. 267.

Boston ; observations on the Boston Port Bill; warned
Pirt, Mr., in Parliament, 1792, i. 100.

to desist from political writing; sails for England; his
PLATT, COL.-See "Miranda's Expedition."

correspondence; letter to Joseph Reed, 833, 834; returns
Plenipotentiaries, speech of John Witherspoon on the ap- to America; he dies; his life by his son, 834.
pointment of, i. 301.

An appeal under the signature of " Hyperion," $34;
Plymouth, Mass., John Quincy Adams's oration at, 1802; ii. sentiments of the North Americans; stringent patriot

251; history of the first settlement at, 253; incidents of, ism required, 884.
254.

Speech in defence of the soldiers of the Boston mas-
POINSETT, JOEL R., quotation from, ii. 176, 299.

sacre, 836; the soldiers' rights, 336; the citizen and the
Politics, improvements in, ii. 429.

soldier, 837, liberty, 838; Farmer's letters, 839; the
POLK, JAMES K., ii. 582.

spirit of Erglish jurisprudence, 845.
POLLOCK, SIE ROBERT, daughter of, marries "Alexander QUINCY, JOSIAH, quotation from his speech on the admission
Hamilton of Grange," i. 183.

of Louisiana, il. 574.
POMEROY, SETI, 11. 364.
Pope, ii. 433.
Port Folio, ii. 250.

R
Portland, Maine, ii. 579.
Portugal, the accession of signed; ratification of, 1. 495. RABELAIS, quoted, 1. 824.
Post Roads, extent of in the United States in 1824, ii. 292. RADCLIFFE, MRB., ii. 423.
POTTS, JOHN.--See "Fort Wilson."

Raleigh Star, ii. 55.
Poughkeepsie, N. Y., Federal Convention meet at, i. 157. Ramsay, DAVID, i. 52, 275; birth and education; early hab.
Pownal, THOMAS, i. 2; governor; returns to England, 224. its; tutor at Carlisle : Princeton College; studies medi-
PRATT, BENJAMIN, biographical sketch of, 1, 2.

cine; Dr. Bond, College of Pennsylvania; Dr. Push;
PRENTISS, SERGEANT S., birth; his early life ; graduates commences practice; removes to Charleston, S. C.; his

from Bowdoin College; accepts a tutorship at Natchez, character, i. 308; oratory; oration on the fourth of Ju-
Tississippi; admitted to the bar, ii. 579; literary pur- ly, 1778; surgeon in the American army; siege of Sa-
suits; removal to Vicksburg; his appearance before the vannah; elected to the Legislature of South Carolina;
Supreme Court of the United States; duel with General taken prisoner by the British; elected to Congress; his
H. S. Foote, 580; visits ".is home in Maine; elected to career; his literary productions; his character as an 80-
Congress; his political career, 581; opposition to the thor, 809; “Universal History Americanized," 809; his
Mississippi repudiatiobs, removal to New Orleans : anal- death; assassinated by a madman, 310.
ysis of his character, 582, 583; address before the New Oration on “The Advantages of American Independ
England Society of New Orleans, 583, 587.

ence," 310 ; equality; industry and frugality; homo
PRESCOTT, GENERAL ii. 864.

spun; private economy; the arts and sciences; edir
PRESCOTT, COLONEL i. 59.

cation, 311; eloquence “the child of a free state," 812;
Press, the liberty of the, i. 204.

authority of the States; commerce, 313; benefit to Car-
PRESTON, CAPTAIN i. 60, 70.

olina; the tobacco trade; cotton and rice; slitting mills;
Princeton College, John Randolph at, ii. 156; notices of, strength of the people in their numbers, 314; conse-

quences of independence; population, 815; union the
PROCTOR, GENERAL, Tecumseh's speech to, ii. 356.

pleasure of God, 817; the aborigines of Louisiana, 818.;
Progress of Science," Samuel Dexter's poem on the, ii. RANDOLPH, ANNE Cary, wife of Gouverneur Morris, 1. 456.
237.

RANDOLPH, EDMUND, I. 43; ii. 378, 463, 465; birth of; joins
Prohibition of certain imports, Christopher Gore's speech the military family of General Washington; death of
on the, i. 412.

his uncle Peyton Randolph; delegated to the Virginia
Providence Association of Manufactures, ii. 322.

Convention; appointed Attorney General of Virginia ;
Public Men, the responsibilities of, i. 115.

clerk of the House of Delegates; practises law; suc-
Publicola," John Q. Adams's essays, ii. 249.

cess; elected Governor of Virginia; Annapolis Code
PUTNAM, COLONEL in Knapp's trial, ii. 412.

vention; Federal Convention; his career in that body;
PUTNAM, SAMUEL, II. 422.

the Virginia Convention ; appointed Attorney Genoral
PUTNAM, WILLIAM, of Worcester, Mass., ii. 446.

of the United States; Secretary of Stato; trial of Aaron
Burr; his death; his literary productions, i. 164; expla-

nation of Patrick Henry's allusion to, 27; Patrick Hen-
Q

ry's remarks on the letter of, 23.

Speech on the Federal Constitution; picture of the
Quarterly Christian Spectator, quoted, ii. 147.

country; case of Josiah Phillips, i. 165; union; neces
Quebec, Arnold's expedition to, ii. 144.

sary to Virginia, 166, 167; British debts, 168; navigation
Queenstoon, battle of, ii. 271.

of the Mississippi; bordering States; Rhode Island; pa-
" Querist," dissolution of the Union advocated by, 154. per money, 169; want of a naty; public credit, 170; ob-
QUINCY, Joun, death of, ii. 247.

ject of a confederacy, 171; state of tho country, 171, 172;

506, 534.

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answer to George Mason, 178; speech in the trial of READ, MR. of South Carolina, il. 74; see William B.
Aaron Burr, 174; tribute to Lord Mansfield, 176; firm- Giles' speech on the Judiciary, 216.
ness of Washington, 176; Blannerhassett, 176; Henry REDMAN, John, M. D., l. 346.
II. and Thomas à Becket, 177; felony, 178; case of RED JACKET, his early history lost; incidents of his military
Bolman and Swartwout, 179; Henry IV. and the Jes- career; hatred of Brant; his oratory; his cowardice at
uits, 181.

Canandaigua lake; indignation and rebuke of Corn-
RANDOLPH, JOHN, the father of Edmund, notice of, 1. 164 planter; origin of his name “Red Jacket," i. 423; at-
RANDOLPI, Sir John, account of, 1. 163.

tains his chieftainship by working on the superstitions
RANDOLPH, Jonx, father of John Randolph of Roanoke, il of his tribe; the council at Fort Stanwix; opposition to
155.

Cornplanter; his speech; war of 1812; his neutrality;
RANDOLPH, JOHN, OF ROANOKE, born at Cawsons; death of overruled by the Americans, and joins their forces;

his father; education and incidents of his early lifo ; his anecdotes illustrative of his character and eloquence,
mother; her second marriage; St. George Tucker, fi. 424; eloquence of the Six Nations, compared with that
155; letters to Dudley, quoted, 155; college life; appear- of other tribes, 424; opposition to the missionaries; his
ance at Charlotte court; Patrick Henry; his eloquence, reasons, 425; his death; his last hours, 426; his reply to
156; election of Mr. Randolph to Congress; his first Samuel Dexter, Secretary of War, 426; defence of
speech; career in Congress ; impeachment of Judge "Stiff Armed George," 427; reply to the young mission-
Chase, 156: the Yazoo question; the embargo; remarks

ary, Cram, 429.
on, 157; retirement; re-elected to Congress; Bank of REED, JOHN OTIS, estimate of, 1. 7.
the United States, 158; declining bealth; anecdote of; REED, JOSEPE, General, ii. 52.
visits England ; his reception; the Greek question ; Rehearsal, The, newspaper established, i. 2
opposes Mr. Clay and Mr. Webster; opposes the tariff Religious Toleration, an extract from the speech of Wil-
and internal improvement, 158; duel with Mr. Clay; llam Gaston on the “ thirty-second article," in North
Virginia Convention; last illness and death, 159.

Carolina Convention; called to amend the State Consti-
Speech on Mr. Gregg's resolution for the non-impor- tution, ii. 553.
tation of British merchandise; the resolution a war RENWICK, JAMES, his life of De Witt Clinton, 1. 565.
measure, 159; situation of the nation, power of Great Representation, i, 15, 35.
Britain on the ocean; the carrying trade the question Republicans, in the Virginia House of Burgesses, i. 4L
in dispute ; Sir Robert Walpole quoted, 160; relations “Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God," ii. 450
with Spain considered; navies of France and England Retrenchment, extract from John Randolph's speech on, i.
compared; impolitic to aid France; has no ambition to 188.
possess Nova Scotia, 162; fur trade; 1793; origin of the Revolution, The American, origin of, 1. 87.
revolution, 164; the continental influence of Great Brit. Revenue System, speech of Alexander Hamilton on the, i.
ain gone, 165; the situation of England, 166; Great 215.
Britain and the United States, the two great commer- Revenue Collection (Force) Bil, John Caldwell Calhoun's
cial nations, 167; duty of the Executive explained, 169. speech on the, ii. 453.

Speech on the tariff, 1824, 169; reply to P. P. Bar- REYNOLDS, Tuomas, treachery of, i. 526.
bour; situation of the country, 170; all policy, suspi- Rhode Island, opposition of to national duties, 1. 169; Brito
cious, that sacrifices the 'interest of a part of a com. ish at, ii. 88.
munity to the ideal good of the whole, 171 ; England as RICHARDSON, MR., in the trial of Thomas O. Selfridge, ii.
a manufacturing country, 172; her example not to be 242.
followed, 178; Ireland; the effect of the tariff upon Richmond, Va., trial of Aaron Burr at, i. 174.
the people, 174; the English judge and Horne Tooke; Ridge, the Cherokee chief, ii. 469.
union, 175; quotation from Joel R. Poinsett, 176; Vir. RITTENHOUSE, DAVID, director of the mint, i. 268; sketch of
ginia; Lord Cornwallis' remarks concerning, 177; Gay, the life of, 268.
Ganilh, Adam Smith, and Ricardo, referred to, 177 ; | RIVARDI, MAJOE, 1. 427.
economists, the theory and practice of; Alexander, Cæ- Rives, W. C., ii. 496.
sar, and Napoleon, 178; the Constitution a "curious RIVINGTON, JAMES, I. 86, 87, 447.
one ;" made for foreigners, 179; evils of the policy; fur- Roads and Inland Navigation, John Sergeant, chairman
ther remarks on, 181.

of, il. 506; the bonus of the National Bank, and the
Speech on an increase of the army, 1811; importance United States' share of its dividends, proposed to be set
of the question; republicans of 1798, 181; closing of the apart as a permanent fund for the construction of roads
Mississippi by Spain in 1803, referred to, 182; massacres and canals, 479; the importance of, 480.
on the Wabash ; Canada ; war spirit in the South, ROANE, MR., anecdote of John Randolph of Roanoke, ro-
183 ; French alliance, 184; republicanism of John Ad- lated by, ii. 158.
ams and William Cobbott; the people will not submit to ROBBINS, JONATHAN, ii. 266; seo Thomas Nash;-John
be taxed for a war of conquest; the defenceless state of Marshall's speech in the case of, ii. 20.
the Chesapeake referred to; slaves, 185; Spain; notices ROBERTS, MR., of Pt, ii. 122.
the importation of British attachment, &c., 186. ROBERTSON, DONALD, tutor of James Madison, 1. 125

Genuine statesman, an extract from a speech on re. ROBESPIERRE, “the nation of France," ii. 69.
trenchment, 188; comparison of Wm. B. Giles and ROBINSON, ANDREW.-See" Fort Wilson."
Charles Fox, by, 190; Henry Clay's reply to, ii. 818; ROBINSON, JOHN, ELDER, his argument against Episcopus,
John C. Calhoun's reply to the speech of, on an increase

il. 254.
in the army, 476; Tristam Burges' reply to, 820, 822. ROBINSOX, Jonx, his affray with James Otis, 1. 4.
RANDOLPH, PEYTox, 1. 226; death of, 164.

Robinson's Admiralty Reports, quoted, 99, 114.
RANDOLPH, Thomas, account of, i. 163.

RODGERS, ANN MARIA, wife of William Pinkney, il. 93.
KANDOLPH, WILLIAM, account of, i. 163.

ROGERS, DR. --, of New York, at Edinburgh, L. 625.
RAYMOND, JAMES H., his paper on James Hillhouse's propo- ROGERS, ROBERT, il. 835.
sition to amend the Federal Constitution, ii. 146. ROSEZ, ALBERT ROLAZ ii. 180.

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DU,

Ross, JAMEB, resolutions of, relative to the navigation of the SALLUST, Catlline conspiracy of, i. 551.

Mississippi, i. 475, 567; ii. 346, 850,-See Gouverneur Saratoga, ii. 864.
Morris and De Witt Clinton.

SARGENT, LUCIUS MANLIUS, his sketch of the life of Samuel
Rousseau, J. J., quoted, 1. 827.

Dexter, ii. 237.
Runnymede, the Convention of, 1. 71.

Satis eloquentice, sapientiæ parum," i. 513.
Rusu, BENJAMIN, ancestry of; death of his father; studies Savannah, siege of, i. 809.

with Doctor Finley; enters college; college life; studies SAVARY, MR., testimony in the trial of J. F. Knapp, il.
medicine under Dr. John Redman; university at Edin- 408.
burgh; the professors ; visits London and Paris; returns SCHUYLEB, PETER, 1. 82.
to PhMadelphia; elected professor; Drs. Bond, Morgan, SOXUYLER, GEN. PHILIP, daughter of marries Alexander
Shippen and Kuhn; succeeds Drs. Morgan and Kuhn, Hamilton, 1. 185.
i. 846; enters political life; his patriotism; elected to Scotch Rebellion of 1745, 1. 290.
Congress; signs the Declaration of Independence; ap- SCOTT, LIEUT., masssacre of, ii. 277.
pointed physician general; member of the Federal Scott, SIR WILLIAM, ii, 104, 270.
Convention of Pennsylvania ; "address to the people of SEDGEWICE, THEODOBE, at the Now York Convention, 1919,
the United States;" resumes his practice; appointed i. 558; at Philadelphis, 'i. 9.
President of the Mint; his literary labors; “medical SEDGEWICK, THEODORE, Jr., (potations from, i. 88.
inquiries and observations; " history of the yellow fever; Sedition Act, conduct of the judges in relation to the,
elected President of the American Abolition Society, ii. 61.
&c.; his character, 847.

SELFRIDGE, THOMAS O., trial of, for killing Charles Austin;
Address to the people of the United States, 847; the Samuel Dexter's argument, ii. 289.
confederation, 847; the deficiency of coercive power; Seminole War, President's message in reference to the, il
of exclusive power to issue paper money, and regulate 282; Henry Clay's speech on tho, il. 278.
commerce; the defect in vesting the sovereign power SERGEANT, JONATHAN DICKINBON, ii. 506.
of the United States in a single legislature, and in the SERGEANT, Joun, birth and parentage; study of law; ad.
too frequent rotation of its mombers, 348; "the revolu- mission to the bar; appointed Deputy Attorney Gene-

tion is not over," 849; commissioner to England, il 182. ral; appointed by Jefferson, Commissioner of Bank.
RUSH, JAMES, i. 846.

rupts; argument in the Supreme Court of Pennsylvanis;
RUSH, Joun, i. 846.

chosen to the House of Representatives of Pennsylvania,
RUSSELL, COLONEL

, expedition under the command 11. 506; elected to Congress; discussion of the Missouri
of, ii. 272.

question; appointed minister to the Congress of Pana.
PUSSELL, REV. JONATHAN, 1. 1.

ma by President Adams; re-election to Congress;
RUSSELL, JONATHAN, ii. 270, 385; at the treaty of Ghent, declines a position in the cabinet of General Harrison;
64; sketch of the life of, 835.

his decree on the question of the title to the Pea-patch
Russia, the emperor of, offers his mediation between the Island; death; sketch of his character, 507.
United States and Great Britain, 1812, il. 54.

Speech on the Missouri question ; Pennsylvania,
Russia, The Emperor of, his opinion of free trade, il. 312. cessions of territory or claims to territory, 509; cese
RUTLEDGE, EDWARD, I. 296.

sion from the United States to Pennsylvania, 1788;
RUTLEDGE, DR. Joux, . 118.

States have a capacity to contract with individ.
RUTLEDGE, JOnn, parentage of; birth of; education; death

the admission of a State a compact; new
of his father; studies in the Temple; commences prac. State may contract, 510; the ordinance of 1787, 511;
tice in Charleston, South Carolina; his professional en- power of Congress to admit new States ; its extent, 512;
gagements; action in the Gadsden controversy, 1764; power of Congress on the death of the President and Vice-
member of the Congress at New York, 1765; his elo- President, 518; government an evil; case of Louisiana,
quenco; elected to the Continental Congress; advocates 515; State rights; a new State the creature of the con-
unlimited powors to the representatives, i. 118; elected stitution, 516; slavery, 616; is it essential, by the prin-
President of South Carolisa address of the legislature ciples of our constitution, to the character of a State,
to; his answer; serves in the action at Sullivan's that it should have the power of originating, establish-
Island; his note to General Moultrie; elected governor, ing, or perpetuating the condition of slavery within its
i. 119; chosen a member of Congress; appointed, with limits ? 517; political equality, 519; ninth section of the
George Clymer, to visit the several States and induce first article of the constitution considered, 520; has &
them to carry out the requisitions of Congress; his State the power to originate slavery ? &c., 521; “ migra-
eloquence before the Virginia Assembly; appointed tion,” 521; applies to freemen arriving from abroad, 522;
minister to Holland; declines to serve; elected Judge further remarks, 523; treaty of cession, 524; case of
of the Court of Chancery; appointed Judge of the Su. Louisiana further considered, 525; dangers from an ex.
preme Court of the United States; elected Chief Justice tension of slavery, 525, 526; expediency of the measure
of South Carolina; his death; speech to the South 526; slavery an evil founded in wrong, 526; " diffusion,"
Carolina Assembly, i. 120; speech to the General As- 527, 528; where to end answer to Mr. Clay, 529.
sembly of South Carolina, i. 122, notice of, 286 ; il. 485. SERRE, M., companion of Albert Gallatin, 1780, il. 130.

SEWALL, SAMUEL, 1. 2; ii. 422.

SEWALL, STEPHEN, biographical sketch of, i. 2; il. 448
S

SHARP, MARGARET, ii. 633.

SHARPLESS, ME, portrait painter, anecdote of, 1. 552.
St Helena, the governor of, 1. 526.

Shaw, Mrs., daughter of Gen. Greene, i. 449.
St. Mark's, Florida, resolutions of the House of Represen. SHELTON, Miss, first wife of Patrick Henry, i. 8; death of 11

tatives relative to the seizure of the posts at, il. 278. SHEPARD, MR.-See Knapp's trial.
8T. VINCENT, Lord, il. 270.

SHERMAN, ROGER, I. 296, 350.
Salem, Mass., writs of assistance, first applied for, at, 1. 2; SHERIDAN, MR., in Parliament, ii. 122, 247.
trial of John F. Knapp at, ii. 899.

Sheriffs, to be collectors of revenue, 1. 35.

uals;

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