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HISTORY, POLITICS, AND LITERATURE
O F THE YEAR,
BIOGRAPHICAL NOTICES OF EMINENT PERSONS.
FESSENDEN AND COMPANY.
HILLIARD, GRAY AND CO.
RICHARD J. KENNETT.
BR. 2000, 5=
Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1834, BY FESSENDEN & Co. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of Vermont.
UNITED STATES.-Anti-federal feeling of Administration.-Hostility to
Supreme Court of United States.-Laws of Georgia declared void. - Course
of President. Interference in Election.-Views of Opposition.-Rejection
of Mr Van Buren.-Nomination as Vice President.-Conduct of Opposition.
-Anti-masonic Party.-Conduct of Foreign Affairs.- Cherokee Question.-
Difficulties with the Northwestern Indians.-Conduct of the Governor
of Illinois. War with Sacs and Foxes.-Cholera among Troops.-Capture
of Black Hawk.-Northeastern boundary.-Negotiation with State of
Falkland Islands:-Grant to Governor Vernet.-Capture of American Sealers.
-Lexington sent for their Protection.-Settlement at Falkland Islands bro-
ken up. Piratical attack of Malays on Ship Friendship.-Frigate Potomac
despatched to punish them.-Town and Forts destroyed.-Claims upon
Naples. An Envoy appointed to demand Satisfaction.-Demonstration of
Naval Force.-Claims adjusted by Treaty.-Negotiation with Mexico.-
Treaty concerning Limits.-Treaty of Commerce and Navigation.
Cholera :-Characteristics-Progress-Fatality-Origin-Course in India.
-Appears at Bombay-Ceylon-China-Arabia-Persia-Syria—Java—
Russia-Poland-Germany- Hamburg - England — Ireland - France-