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CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES:
A PRELIMINARY REVIEW OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL HISTORY OF THE COLONIES AND STATES BEFORE THE
ADOPTION OF THE CONSTITUTION.
BY JOSEPH STORY, LL.D.
IN TWO VOLUMES.
By MELVILLE M. BIGELOW, Ph.D.
Magistratibus igitur opus est ; sine quorum prudentiâ ac diligentiâ esse civitas non potest ;
CICERO, DE LEG., lib. 3, cap. 2.
14 Crt: 1902
Entered according to act of Congress, in the year one thousand eight hundred and thirty-three, by JOSEPH Story, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1851, by WILLIAM W. STORY, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1858, by WILLIAM W. Story, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Massachusetts.
Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1873, by WILLIAM W. Story, in the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington.
THE UNIVERSITY PRESS, CAMBRIDGE, MASB., 0. 8. A.
Power to coin Money, and fix the Standard of Weights
Power to establish Post-offices and Post-Roads .
Power to promote Science and Useful Arts
Power to punish Piracies and Felonies on the High Seas. 1157-1167
Power to declare War and make Captures - Army -
Power over the Militia
Powers of Congress - Internal Improvements
Powers of Congress - Purchases of Foreign Territory -
Power of Congress to punish Treason .
Power of Congress as to Proof of State Records and Pro-
Powers of Congress — Admission of New States, and Ac-
quisition of Territory
Powers of Congress — Territorial Governments
Prohibitions on the United States
Prohibitions on the States
The Judiciary - Importance and Powers of .