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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.

1835.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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assembled in South Carolina--Ordinance repealed-Ordinance passed, de-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

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

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

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