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mutual checks; representatives return to the people,
200; sword and the purse; representation; distribution
of powers; civil list, 201; exclusive revenues, 201, 202;
HAINES, CHARLES G., 1. 526, 528.
loans; extent of a representative government; not the
HAMILTON, ALEXANDER, “ of Grange," 1. 188; birth and early interest of the national to destroy the State govern-
education of, fondness of literary pursuits; merchant ments, 202; jurisdiction of the two governments, 23, 24.
life in Santa Cruz; habits of study; description of the Speech in the case of Harry Croswell ; liberty of the
hurricane of the Leeward Islands; removal to New press, 204 ; the indictment of Croswell, 205; libelling,
York; the grammar school at Elizabethtown, New Jer a crime; Lord Camden; Blackstone and Hawkins; defi-
sey; his tutor, Francis Barber, i. 183; enters college; nition of a libel; quotation from Lord Loughborough,
his career; his doggrel rhyme; the “meeting in the 206, 207, murder; manslaughter; duelling; Lord Mans-
fields," to consider the Boston port bill; his speech ; po field; Dean of St. Asaph's case, 207, 208; “ Falsehood
litical writings; controversy with Dr. Cooper; military must be the evidence of libel," 209; power and right
service : battles of Long Island ; White Plains; Trenton equivalent in politics; power of the jury a “ landmark
and Princeton ; appointed to Washington's staff; his to liberty," 211; the decla atory law of Great Britain not
popularity and services; surrender of Burgoyne; visit binding; Mr. Fox's bill; Lord Mansfield, 214.
to Albany, 184; bravery at the battle of Monmouth; Speech on the revenue system, 215; the Hartford con-
public finances; anonymous letter to Robert Morris; vention, 218; non-compliance of New Hampshire, North
letter to Mr. Duane on the reorganization of the gov. Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia, with the requisi-
ernment; origin of the “ Federalist ;" marries Miss tions of Congress, 1782, 1787; payments of the several
Schuyler; established in the State of New York; retires States; impost; foreign debt, 220; paper money; its
rom the fainily of Washington ; plan of a national value in the several States, 221; standing armies a source
bank; bank of North America; bank of Pennsylvania; of real danger to the liberties of the people; the Bo-
" The Continentalist ; " bravery at Yorktown; com mans; & dissolution of the Union soonest effected by
mences the study of law, 155; appointed to Congress; "sowing jealousies of the federal head," &c. 223.
essays under the signature of “ Phocion;" replies of HAMILTON, JAMFs, notice of, i. 153.
“ Anti Phocionite” and “ Mentor;" elected to the Gen- Hamilton, Joun C., his life of Alexander Hamilton, 1 133,
eral Assembly; the federal convention; “The Federal 156.
ist," i. 126; the Vermont difficulties; appointed Secre- HAMMOND, MR., British Minister, 1. 100, 431; ii. 449.
tary of the Treasury; the war between England and HANCOCK, John, 1. 60, 309, ii. 406; ancestors and birth of;
France; writos under the signature of "No Jacobin," death of his father; early education and graduation at
and “Pacificus;" Jay's treaty; returns to the practice of Harvard College; mercantile life ; visits England in
law; his success; “Titus Manlius;" troubles with
company with Thomas Pownal, ex-governor of New
Franco; appointed inspector-general of the provincial Jersey; funeral of George 11.; coronation of George
army; his death, 186, 187; Gouverneur Morris' oration
III.; death of his uncle; receives his immense estate,
on, 487; Harrison Gray Otis' eulogy upon, 559; notices i. 224 ; elected to the General Assembly; chosen spea.
of, 447, 489, 659, 564, 565 ; ii. 34, 184, 218, 312.
or; political activity; seizure of sloop Liberty; the Bos-
Speech on the Federal Constitution; consequences of ton massacre; removal of the troops; oration com-
å rejection, 187; thirteen different bodies embarrassing Inemorative of the massacre; John Adams' notiee of it,
requisitions; sufferings of the States in 1779, 80; want of 225; speech attributed to, 225 (note); elected President
a vigorous government; Now York exposed to invasion; of the Provincial Congress of Massachusetts, and Presi-
wholly complied with requisi ; coercion; old con dent of Congress; Declaration of Independence; resigns
federation could not be formed on federal principles, his position in Congress; elected Governor of Massa-
189; Amphictyonic league; Philip; Dutch, German and chusetts; the federal constitution; his death; estimate
Prussian governments ; Lycian and Achæan leagues ; of his character and services, 226; oration on the Boston
clashing of interests, 189; representation of three-fifths massacre, 227.
of the negroes and taxation; representation; number HANCOCK, Thomas, death of, i. 224; death of the wife of,
of the whites, 190; state governments; their advantages 224.
over the national government; no danger from the fed HANNIBAL, the victories of, i. 503.
eral head to the States, 191; representation further con. | Harlem, N. Y., 1. 453.
sidered, 191; aristocracy; tho federal farmer ; large and HARPER, ROBERT GOODLOE, 1. 872; ii. 59; birth and ances.
small districts; the rich and the poor, 193; the old con try of; removal to North Carolina; enters the Ameri-
federation; notices the; republics founded on a firm can service; college life; discourse on “The Proper
basis ; federal constitution a cure, and will answer ben Objects of Education," i. 489 ; settles in Charleston,
eficial purposes, 194; speech in opposition to Gilbert 8. C.; studies law; bis success; polítical writings;
Livingston's amendment; for some permanent body, of elected to the legislature; retirement, and election to
limited numbers; another to possess popular features, Congress; the British treaty; he advocates it, 189;
195; recall would “make the Senator a slave;" unrea “Observations on the dispute between the United States
sonable apprehension of State governments : local preju. and France ;" speeches in Congress; marriage ; remoral
dices, 196; senatorial terms; senators will look up to to Maryland; his practice, 489: trial of Judge Chase;
the States; the duties of senators; responsibility, 197; elected to Congress ; speech in honor of the Russian
two objects in government; safety and energy, people victories ; appointed General; the attack on Baltimore;
irresistible; factions; legislature of Rhode Island, “the the colonization of Africa; slavery; Ohio and Chesg.
picture of a mob;" the Senate should be so formed as peake Canal, 490; his death; an acconnt of, by William
to operate as a check on the State governments, 193 ; Wirt, 490.
senatorial terms; equal votes in the Senate; State gov. Speech on the aggressions of France; refusal by the
ornments inviolable; factions grow out of State preju French Directory to receive Mr. Pinckney; Message
dices; self-interest, 199, 200; corruption in the Presi of the President; answer from the Congress ; concilla.
dents disposal of offices, 200; free representation and tory measures recommended; concessions to be offered
propriety of the recommendation, 491; answer to Mr. 557; the coalition; Banquo's ghost; Nathan Dane; Hart.
Nicholas of Virginia; address from Mecklenburg Coun ford Convention, 558; public lands ought not to be
ty, 492; recommendation unconstitutional and impolitic; treated merely as "a fund for revenue," 659; the feel.
“Is the concession necessary !" 498; law of nations, 493; ings of the different portions of the country concerning
rights of neutral ships; corrects Mr. Gallatin, 494; “ Is internal improvement contrasted; the East, West, and
concession valuable to France ?" 495; M. de la Croix's
South, 559; the Cumberland Road; American system,
summary; M. Adet's correspondence; decrees of July 560; the South repudiates the idea that a pecuniary de-
4th, 1796, and March 20, 1797; Mr. Genet's recall, 497 ; pendence on the Federal Government is one of the
the policy of France; conduct of England, 498; France legitimate means of holding the States together; reply
and Austria, 499; consequences of a war, 500; object of to Mr. Webster's tribute to Ohio, 561; influence of sla-
France to compel the United States to break the British very on individual and national character, 562; slave
treaty; conduct of France; anecdote of the daughter of labor, the product of; relative importance to the Union
Louis XVI., 501.
of the Southern and Eastern States; Matthew Carey,
Speech on the appointment of Foreign Ministers; 563; difference of opinion as to the effect of slavery on
reply to Mr. Nicholas, 508, 504; reply to Mr. Gallatin, national wealth and prosperity ; Southern States unsur-
503, 504; Messrs. Monroe and Pinkney, 504; Washing passed in their devotion to liberty ; consolidation, 664;
ton, “an assassin,” 505; explanation of Mr. Nicholas, national republicans ; federalists; praises of the tariff to
505; further reply to Mr. Gallatin ; salaries of ministers, be sung to the tune of Old Hundred, 505; allusion to
506; power of the Houso of Representatives over the Mr. Webster's speech on the tariff, in 1824, 566; “ Will
appointment of Foreign Ministers, 507; responsibility carry the war into the enemy's country;" conduct of the
of the President; "From what source is the office of South during the Revolution; the war of 1812, 567;
Foreign Ministers derived !" 508; explanation of Mr. conduct of New England during the war, 568; Massa-
Gallatin, 509; two modes by which an office may exist, chusetts, 569; Boston banks; measures adopted to em-
509; inchoate office; ministers to Berlin and Lisbon,
barrass the financial operations of government, 570;
511: political knaves and honest fanatics, 512; philoso Massachusetts clergymen, 571; Samuel Dexter; Hart-
phers the pioneers of revolution; “Satis eloquentiæ, ford Convention, 572; Mr. Adams and the Embargo,
sapientiæ parum;" Jacobins, their armies, 513; philoso 578; consolidation leads to disunion; Josiah Quincy
phers and Jacobins in America; revolution the result of quoted; peace party in New England; the democracy
expense, war, and oppression; the destruction of free of New England, 574; the doctrine of 1798; the doctrine
governments, how attained ; England and Poland; of South Carolina; Virginia Resolutions of 1798; Madi.
Cortes of Spain, and Ximenes; States General of France son's report of 1799, quoted, 575; protest of the Vir-
and Richelien and Mazarine; Germany and Russia, 514; ginia Legislature, 1825, 576; Jefferson's letter to William
Cæsar and Rome; England and Cromwell; consequenco B. Giles; quotation from James Hillhouse, on the em.
of the amendment to the United States; remarks of Mr. bargo, 577; “Resistance to unauthorized taxation,” a
Thatcher, of Massachusetts, 515; the utility of foreign principle sacred to the South, 578.
ministers, 516; Consuls, and Consul Ministers, 517; the HEATH, WILLIAM, General, i. 59.
mission to Berlin; ministers necessary to protect the HEMANS, Mrs. ii. 428.
rights of citizens in foreign countries, 518; political con HENRY, PATRICK, i. 42, 43, 120, 126; ii. 156, 454; birth of, 1. 8;
nections with foreign States; remarks of Mr. Findley, his ancestors; the oratory of his uncle, William Win-
of Pennsylvania, 519; allusion to Messrs. Jefferson and ston; his youth and fondness of fishing, 8; a mer.
Hamilton; war system, 520; neutrality 521; alliance chant's clerk; established in trade and becomes bank-
with France, 522; Mr. Monroe quoted, 623.
rupt; his marriage, 8; turns farmer; resumes mer-
HARRISON, William Henry, ii. 355, 360; destruction of the cantile pursuits and again fails, 9; commences the
Mississinaway towns, ii. 277.
study of law; enters upon practice; the Parson's
Hlagt, Me., testiinony in the trial of J. F. Knapp, ii. 408. cause, 9; success in his profession, 10; elected to the
Hartford Convention, account of the, i. 658; ii. 375, 888, 559, House of Burgesses; opposition to the Stamp Act;
elected to the first Congress, 1774; his speech; mem-
Harrard University, ii. 422 ; removed to Concord, Massa ber of the Virginia Convention ; his resolutions advo-
chusetts, 1775, i, 410; lectures on Rhetoric and Oratory, cating a military defence of Virginia; appointed with
before the senior and junior sophisters of, by John Q. George Washington to prepare a plan of defence, 10;
Adams, ii. 251; " Phi Beta Kappa, society of; Joseph leads a body of troops against Lord Dunmore; his suc-
Story's discourse before the, 424.
cess; elected governor of Virginia, 1777, 1778; declines
HATFIELD, RICHARD, letter from John Jay to, quoted, i. 158. a reduction; death of his wife ; removed to Henry
HAWLEY, MR., ii. 4-16.
County; marries Dorothea Dandridge ; resumes the
Hawkins, Fort, letter from William Bell to the command-
practice of law, 11; chosen to the State Assembly; de-
ant of, ii. 276.
fence of the loyalists; opposes the “restraints upon
HAYCOCK, MR.-See trial of R. M. Goodwin.
British commerce ;" advocates intermarriages of the
HAY, GEOEGE, in the trial of Aaron Burr, i. 174, 872.
whites and Indians; again elected governor; resigns;
HAYNE, Isaac, Col., notice of, ii. 555.
a member of the Federal Convention of Virginia; re-
IIAYNE, Robert Y., birth; descent; carly education; prac tirement from public life ; offered the office of Secre-
tises law; election to the United States' Senate; resig tary of State, by President Washington ; re-elected
nation; acceptance of Governorship of South Carolina; governor, 11; declining health ; alarmed at the alien
career in the Senate, ii. 555; Ordinance of Nullification; and sedition laws; offers himself as a candidate for the
Compromise Act; death; his character and appear House of Delegates; his speech at the March court,
ance, 556, 557; Daniel Webster's reply to, 870; sketch 1798, 12; his support of the constitution; his election;
of the Life of Dr. David Ramsay, ii. 310; notice of, ii. last illness and death, 13; his frienship for Albert Gal.
Bpeech on Mr. Foot's resolution; reply to Mr. Web Speeches on the Federal Constitution, 13, 14, 23; alarm.
ster's first speech, and the remarks of Mr. Benton, ii. ed at the proposed change of government, 13; the con
stitution a consolidated government; denies the right | Honduras, English settlements in, 1. 571.
of the Federal Convention to say “ We the people "in- HOPKINS, STEPHEN, I. 296.
stead of " We the States,," 14; object of the convention | HOPKINSON, FRANCIS, I. 296.
extended only to amend the old system, 14; encomium HOPKINSON, JOSEPH, i. 872; at the New York Convention,
upon General Lee, 14; objects to the expression “We 1812, 558.
the people," 14; liberty; suspicion a virtue, 15; eulogy HOTTINGUER, M., his ball in honor of the treaty between
on the confederation, 15; representation, 15, 85; amend Great Britain and America, 1914, ii. 261.
ments, 16; militia, 17; Virginia Bill of Rights, 17, 19; HowE, LORD, message from, to Congress, i. 293 ; will never
the judiciary, 20; tax gatherers, 20, 27; powers of the acknowledge the Independence of America, 295; pro-
President; "squinting towards monarchy,” 20; elec ceedings of Congress in relation to the message of, 296;
tions, 21, 88, 89; expenditures of public money; treaty John Witherspoon's speech on the conference with, i.
power, 21; remarks on the confederacy of Switzerland, 293.
22, 25; opposition to the constitution, 22; second speech, Iudibras, quoted, il. 876.
23; remarks on Mr. Randolph's letter, 28; case of Josiah Huguenots, i. 151, 183; ii. 52, 237.
Phillips, 24 ; navigation of the Mississippi, 25; Spanish Hudson Ricer, secret committee, appointed by the New
transactions, 25; the federal convention confined to York Convention, to obstruct the, i. 153.
revision only, 26; remarks on the Government of Hol- Hunt, JAMES, ii. 439.
land, 26; style of “We the people" to oblige those Hunt, WILLIAM P., ii. 441.
likened to a “herd," 27 ; representation by "impli- HUNTER, Joun, ii. 335.
cation," 28; "implication" in England, 28; third | Hunter, WILLIAM, birth; descent; early education; grad-
speech, 28; navigation of the Mississippi ; danger from uates from Brown's University ; studies medicine; e-
France; the ambassador at Paris, 29; Holland, Mary-
ters Temple at London as student at law; dintinguished
land, Virginia and Pennsylvania, 29, 30; ratifying and associates; admission to Rhode Island Bar; elected to
non-ratifying States, 81 ; an American dictator, 82; General Assembly; chosen United States Senator, ii.
Virginia and North Carolina, 83 ; patriotism and genius 835; his politics; speech on the seizure of East Florida,
of Virginia, 83; checks, 84; sheriffs to be collectors of 836, 358; questions constitutionality of Missouri restric-
revenue, 85; government, national-federal, 37; State tion; appointed Chargé d'Affaires to Brazil; life at Rio
legislatures shorn of their consequence, 87; Albany
de Janeiro; elevation to position of Minister Pleni-
confederacy, 87; origin of the American revolution, 87; potentiary ; returns home; his decease; anecdotes, $36.
treaty with France, 88; the absurdity of adopting and
Speech on the proposition for seizing East Florids;
amending afterwards, 88.
importance of the question considered, ii. 837 conse-
“ Henry's mission to Boston," ii. 267.
quences of a war with Spain, 839; further remarks; the
Helvetic Confederacy, i. 248, 366.
proposition, a presidential measure, 839; debates upon
HEWES, JOSEPH, 1, 296.
the theories of a constitution in relation to the obsery.
HEWITT, Joux, murder of, i. 427.
ance of treaties, are idle, 841; the measure is to wage
Hildreth's History of the United States, 1. 104.
war against Spain; offensive war, 842 ; Mr. Madison's
HILLHOUSE, JAMES, Rev., notice of, ii. 144.
definition of war, 342; there cannot be constitutionally
HILLHOUSE, JAMES ABRAHAM, notice of, ii. 144.
a constructive declaration of war, 843; the measure u-
HILLHOUSE, JAMES, ii. 577; birth and education of; college constitutional; causes of the measure, 843; treaty of
life; invasion of New Haven, 144; elected to the State 1795, 844; negotiation with Spain considered, 345;
Legislature; treasurer of Yale College ; chosen to Con Louisiana convention with France, 344; Presideat
gress; remarks on the ratio of representation; elected
Jefferson's message, 1808, considered, 845; mission of
to the Senate; propositions to amend the Federal Con-
Don Onis, 845; Mr. Ross's resolutions; Spanish spoli.
stitution ;--Chief Justice Marshall's letter on the sub-
ations, actual sufferers from, 846 ; further remarks ;
ject, 145; William H. Crawford's opinion; opinions of
the necessity of the measure, 347; Spaniards will er.
James Madison and Chancellor Kent; elected com-
cite the Indians ; black troops, 843; insurrections; war
missioner of the Connecticut School Fund; his success,
with Spain will ruin the war with England; case of
146; the Farmington and Hampshire Canal; his last
Mathews, 349; Louis XIV., and Frederick of Prussis;
days and death, 147.
seizure of the Danish fleet by England considered,
Speech in the case of John Smith, for participation in
850; political consequences resulting from the measure.
the conspiracy of Aaron Burr; reply to Mr. Adams, of
Mass., 147; case of William Blount, referred to; Ken- HUNTINGTON, MR., il. 873.
tucky memorial, 148; case of Mr. Marshall considered, Huston, GENERAL Felix, ii. 579.
149 ; Elias Glover; Aaron Burr, 150; Smith's intimacy HUTCHINSON, THOMAS, opinion of writs of assistance, 1 3;
with Aaron Burr; case of, compared with that of Com-
notice of 7.
modore Truxton, 151; deposition of General Eaton con-
" Hyperion," Josiah Quincy's essays, under the signature
sidered, 152: Washita settlement; conduct of Mr. Smith of, i. 334.
reviewed, 153; testimony of Colonel James Taylor; the
“Querist; " secret societies, 184; remarks on tho Brit-
ish treaty, ii. 140.
HILLHOUSE, WILLIAM, notice of, ii. 144.
Increase of the Nary, Henry Clay's speech on an, il. 261.
HOFFMAN, OGDEN, in the case of the Neriede, fi. 96.
Indian Corn, amount exported from the United States in
Holland, government of, i. 26, 29.
1808, il. 299.
HOLLAND, LORD, ii. 84.
Indians, the American, i. 470; Samuel G. Drake's history
HOLMES, A., his memoir of the French Protestants who of the, ii. 355; fate of the, 438.
settled at Oxford, Mass., ii, 237.
INGERSOLL, JARED, ii. 52, 506.
HOLMES, MR., of Massachusetts, remarks on the Seminole Imports, for protection, unconstitutional, ii. 483.
war, il. 279, 284.
Inaugural Address, of John Adams, 1797, i. 248; of George
Holt's New York Gazette, i. 850, 454,
Washington, 1789, 252.
Independent Reflector, account of the, 1. 83.
1775, 43; his opinion of the “Address to the inhabitants
Internal Improvement, system of; originated with James of Great Britain," 152; trial of Harry Croswell, for a
Monroe, ii. 168; Henry Clay's speech on, 1824, 286; Mr. libel on, 204; death of, i. 235 ; tribute to, by T. A.
McDuffie's speech on, 382; John Caldwell Calhoun's Emmet, i. 536; ii. 41, 218, 308, 312, 345, 360, 436, 442; his
first election to the Presidency described, 53 ; his ad-
Ireland, the condition of, in 1791, 99 ; i. 625; Letter from ministration, 75; his opinion of John Q. Adams, 243;
Congress to the people of, 153; History of, by T. A. tribute to, by Henry Clay, 266; William Wirt's discourse
on the life and character of, 433; the character of, by Wil-
Irishmen, Societies of United, i. 526.
liam Wirt, 449; " resistance to tyrants is obedience to
IRVING, WASHINGTON, his Life of Washington, i. 251.
God;" a summary view of the rights of British Amer-
ica, by, 450; his Notes on Virginia, 454; as Vice-Presi-
his administration, 456; his house at Monticello,
458; protest for the Virginia Legislaturo prepared by
JACKMAN, trlal of, " for the Goodridge robbery," li. 401.
him, 576; letter to William B. Giles, on Consolidation,
JACKSON, GEN. Andrew, i. 126; ii. 262, 274, 836, 681; at
the battle of New Orleans, 219.
JEFFERSON AND ADAMS, Wirt's Discourse on the Lives and
JACKSON, MR., i. 443, 476.
Characters of, ii. 443, 460.
Jackson, Fort, treaty of, 1814, il. 274; compared with that Jones, Sie WILLIAX, lernishes the motto for the alliance
of Ghent, 275.
medal, i. 3.
Jacksonburgh, S. C., Legislature meets at, i. 309.
JONES, SAMUEL, I. 565.
JAMES THE SECOND compared with George the Third, 1. 53. JOHNSON, SAMUEL, D. D., President of King's College, New
JAQUITH, Miss.-See Knapp's trial.
York, i. 151.
JAY, AUGUSTUS, i. 151.
JOHNSON, THOMAS, I. 286.
Jar, Joun, ancestry and birth of; education and tutor; Johnson, Sie WILLIAM, 1. 428.
enters King's College; college life; intimacy with Pres. Jonson, Ben, i. 168.
ident Johnson; graduates and commences the study of Judiciary, Uriah Tracy's speech on the, 1802, s. 442 ; speech
law with Benjamin Kissam; enters on practice, i. 151 ;
of Gouverneur Morris on the, 1802, i. 457 ; William B.
partnership with R. R. Livingston; marries; Boston Giles, speech on the, il. 205.
Port Bill; minutes of the committee appointed to con- Judiciary Act, Mr. Bayard's speech on the, 11. 55; Tristam
sider the Boston Port Bill; appointed to the Continent Burges' speech on, 320, 322.
al Congress ; " address to the inhabitants of Great Brito | Judiciary Committee, Sergeant 8. Prentiss, chairman of, ii.
ain;" the “Committee of Observation;" the “Commit-
tee of Association ;" letter to the Lord Mayor and Jurisprudence, improvements in, ii. 429.
Magistrates of London; elected to the second Con.
gress; battle of Lexington; Congress raises militia;
rules and regulations of the American army adopt-
ed; General Sullivan proposed by Mr. Jay, 152 ; let- KEITH, Maby, mother of Chief Justice Marshall, ií. 7.
ters to the inhabitants of Canada and Ireland; ap- KENNEDY, J. P., his life of William Wirt, i. 490, ii. 441, 443.
pointed colonel of the New York militia; singular inter- KENT, JAMES, Chancellor, his opinion of James Hillhouse's
view with a French officer; elected to the colonial Con propositions to amend the Federal Constitution, ii. 146.
gress of New York; Declaration of Independence ; ap- Kentucky, powers of the district judges of, under the old
pointed on a secret committee to obstruct the Hudson establishment, ii. 77; Colonization Society of, Henry
river; visits Connecticut, 153; Constitution of the State Clay's address before, 262.
of New York; appointed chief justice, and member of KILEN, WILLIAM, Chancellor of Delaware, i. 273.
the Council of Safety; charge to the grand jury; Bur- Killala, Ireland, French troops land at, i. 526.
goyne's campaign, 154; delegate to Congress on a Kixg, Sir PETER, account of, i. 7.
special occasion; elected President of Congress; ap-King, RICHARD, ii. 33.
pointed minister to Spain; arrival at Madrid; difficulty King, Rufus, ancestry and birth of; Byfield Academy; enters
in negotiating loans; treaty of peace, 156; arrives at Harvard College; his career; his early powers of oratory;
New York ; receives the freedom of the city; re-elected the study of law and admission to the bar, ii. 33; ac-
to Congress; secretary of Foreign Affairs ; "the Federa companies General Sullivan to Rhode Island; success
list;" member of the Federal Convention of New York; at the bar; his first cause ; elected to the Massachusetts
appointed Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Legislature; speech on commercial regulations, 1784;
Court; letter from President Washington; treaty with chosen to the Continental Congress; slavery restriction,
Great Britain; letter to President Washington; Jay's 83 ; Federal Constitution; Massachusetts Convention;
life and writings quoted, 157 ; opposition to his treaty; labors in the difficulties in the adoption of the constitu-
anecdote of the King of England; Hamilton's " Camil tion, 34; removes to New York; elected to Congress;
lus;" Fisher Ames' speech; elected Governor of New advocates the British Treaty; essays under the title of
York; declines a re-election; nominated for the Chief “ Camillus"; eligibility of Albert Gallatin; his speech
Justiceship of the Supreme Court; retirement from in opposition to the right of taking his seat, 34; appoint-
public life, and death; William Sullivan's estimate of ed minister to Great Britain; his great personal in-
bis character; letter to Richard Hatfield, quoted, 158 ; fluence abroad, 85; removal to Long Island; re-elected to
Address to the people of Great Britain, 159 ; speech of the United States Senate; the War of 1812; his position;
Fisher Ames on the Treaty of, 104; list of the papers speech on the destruction of Washington; nominated
contributed to the Federalist, by, 126; notices of, i. 43, for governor; defeated; again elected to the Senate;
120, 286, 565.
the public lands and navigation system ; appointed
JAY, PIEBRE, 1. 151.
minister to Great Britain ; ill health and death, 85; at
JEFFERSON, Thomas, i. 6, 92, 126, 150, 153, 286, 350, 429, 489, Philadelphia, il. 9; New York Convention, 1812, 558,
657; appointed to fill the place of R. H. Lee, in Congress, notice of, 270.
Speech on the Navigation Act; agriculturo; manufac- | LECHLER, JOHN, execution of, ii. 227.
tures and commerce the true source of the wealth of LEE, ARTHUR, I. 275; biographical sketch of, 42.
nations, 35; assistance to be derived from navigation; LEE CHARLES, I. 50; Brackenridge's strictures on, L. 856.
the value and importance of national shipping and sea- LEE, GENERAL, Patrick Henry's encomium on, 1. 14.
men; the Colonial system; navigators of the sixteenth Lee, Hener, ii. 555; birth and parentage; college life, and
and seventeenth centuries; Navigation Act of England, graduation; enters the Virginia line, and joins the Amer.
of the seventeenth century; its object, 86; commercial ican army, 1777; account of one of his earliest military
aggrandizement of England; the commercial system of exploits, i. 447; bravery at the battle of Germantown;
the United States; tonnage and seamen of the United promotion; attack on Paulus Hook; appointed Lieg.
States before the revolution, 87; loss in freights; the tenant-colonel commandant; his memoirs of the War in
importance of an efficient navy, 88; timber and lumber the Southern Department; retires to private life; elected
trade, 39; reciprocity; Jay's treaty; Mr. Pitt's bill ; poli to the Legislature of Virginia, and to Congress ; member
cy of the treaty of peace, 1783, 40; account of the peace; of the Federal Convention; elected governor; the
Degotiations with England, after the revolution, 42; bill “Whiskey Insurrection," 448; elected to Congress;
before the Senate not unfriendly to England; the charac selected to pronounce an oration in memory of Presi:
ter of England; Americans and Englishmen; the fisher dent Washington; injured in a political riot at Balti-
jes, 43 ; speech on the Missouri bill; powers of Congress, more; visit to the West Indies; death; his literary
respecting the territory and property of the United productions, 449; eulogy on Washington, 449; defeat
States; Missouri; admission of new States, 44; slavery of Braddock; Washington at Trenton, Morristown
in the old thirteen States; slave trade; the Confederation; Brandywine, and Monmouth ; Gates and Greene, 450;
the ratification of, 44; influence of the small States upon the administration of Washington; the pacification
the large ones; the ordinance of 1757; Louisiana; the of the Indians; neutrality, 451; “ First in war, first in
population of in 1804; State rights, 46; the term “prop peace, and first in the hearts of his countrymen, " 42
erty," 47; introduction of slaves not imputable to the LEE, RICHARD, i. 40.
present generation; equalization of taxes; dispute be- LEF, RICHARD HENRY, ancestry of; birth and education, i. 40;
tween England and the Colonies, considered ; slave death of his father, 40; takes command of a volunteer
representation, 48; property in slaves; equal rights a company; tenders his services to General Braddock,
vital principle in a free government; slavery impairs 40; appointed a justice of the peace; made President of
industry, 49 ; the consequence of the exclusion of slavery the court, 41; elocted to the House of Burgesses; na-
from Missouri; condition of slaves in the United States, tural diffidence ; speech in opposition to the importation
of slaves, 41 ; joins the “Republican" party; opposition
King William School, at Annapolis, Md., il. 93.
to, and exposure of Robinson ; supports Patrick Henry's
KIRKLAND, Dr., his sketch of the life of Fisher Ames, i. 92; Stamp Act resolutions, 41; letter to John Dickinson, in
his sketch of the life of George Cabot, 558.
reference to the declaratory act, 41; a member of the
KISSAM, BENJAMIN, I. 151.
Congress of 1774, 42, 449; notices of, 159, 350 ; denies the
KNAPP, JOHN F., trial of, for the murder of Joseph White; right of England to bind the Colonies, 42; commands
Daniel Wobster's argument in, il. 399.
the Virginia militia, i. 43; advocates the payment of
KNAPP, JOSEPI J., arrested for the murder of Joseph White, debts due England; the establishment of a paper cur- .
rency and taxation for the support of the clergy, 43;
KNAPP, N. P.-Seo Knapp's trial.
prepares the address of the colonies to Great Britain ;
KNAPP, SAMUEL H.-See Knapp's trial.
elected to Congress, 1784; death of in 1794 ; compared
KNAPP, SAMUEL L., his address on the deaths of Adams and with Patrick Henry, 43; preface to the Farmer's letters
Jefferson, il. 446.
274; speech attributed to, by Botta, ii. 452.
Knickerbocker Magazine, sketches of the American bar, ii. Leeward Islands, a hurricane at, i. 153.
LEIGLTON, ME., testimony in the trial of J. F. Knapp, ii.
KNIGHT, Franklin, his fac similo of General Washington's 406.
accounts, i, 254.
LEIPER, THOMAS. See "Fort Wilson."
Knox, DR., Alexander Hamilton's tutor, i. 183.
Lennox, MAJOR. See "Fort Wilson."
Knox, ELIZABETH, daughter of John Knox, i. 290.
Leopard, attack of the, on the Chesapeake, ii. 86.
Knox, Joux, Mary Queen of Scots' opinion of the prayers Letters to Dudley, John Randolph's, ii. 135.
of, i. 290.
LEVERETT, JOHN, L 7.
KUHN, ADAM, Dr., 1. 346.
Lewis, Capt., of the “ Miranda Expedition," i. 532.
Lerington, Battle of, 1. 152; il. 319, 365.
Lexington, k'entucky, ii. 259; Henry Clay's speech at, Jane
6, 1812, 260.
LACTANTICS, quoted, i. 265.
Liberty, Patrick Henry's remarks on, i. 15.
LAFAYETTE, GENERAL, ii. 581; at the battle of Monmouth,“ Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and insepara
i. 185; John Q. Adams' oration on the life and character ble," ji. 899.
of, ii. 257; IIenry Clay's address to, 1824, 817.
"Liberty Song," the, i. 275.
LAKE, GENERAL, at Vinegar Hill, i. 526.
LINCOLN, LEVI, ii. 237,
LANSDOWN, MARQUIS OF, commercial treaty of, i. 99. Linx, MR., of New Jersey, at Jefferson's election, ii. 73
LA PLACE, the astronomer, ii. 430.
LINNEN, WILLIAM, assassinates Dr. David Ramsay, i. 810
Las Casas, his life of Napoleon, ii. 314.
Lisbon, minister to, i. 511.
Latin Prosody, the rudiments of, by James Otis, i. 2. LISTON, MR., British Minister, i. 431.
LAURENCE, THOMAS. --See Fort Wilson."
Literature, the dangers which beset, ii. 439.
LAURENS, HENRY, I. 302; ii. 184; in England ; President of LIVERPOOL, LORD, anecdote of, ii. 262.
Congress, resignation of, i. 156; in the Tower of London, LIVINGSTON, BROCKHOLST, judge, i. 429.
LIVINGSTON, EDWARD, ii. 75; birth and education ; destrac-
Law, the study of, by James Otis, i. 7.
tion of Esopus; removal to Hurley; graduates at