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ENTERED according to Act of Congress, in the year 1831.
By GRAY & BOWEN, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of Massachusetts.
- Political Principles of President.-New Cabinet.-Removals. Opposition in
Senate.-Post-office Department.- Dissensions in the Cabinet.-Controversy
between the President and Vice President.-Cause and consequence thereof..
Situation of the Country.-Claims upon France; origin of Claims.-Claims
upon Denmark; settlement of.-History of French Claims; negotiations con-
cerning same.-Brazil.–Negotiations with Turkey; Treaty:-Great Britain;
Colonial Controversy; History of Dispute.-Policy of Great Britain ; of United
States.-Law of 1818 ; of 1820.-Negotiation.-British Law of 1822.---Law of
1823.—American Ports opened.-- British Law of 1925.-Colonial Ports closed.-
Negotiations rencwed. --Proceedings in Congress.-Concessions by United
States.-American Ports opened.-Colonial Ports opened.
Treaties between the United States and Cherokees.-Condition of Cherokees.-
Constitution adopted by do.-Policy of Georgia.–Views of Federal Govern-
ment.-Question between the Cherokees and the United States.-Conduct of
Georgia.- Proceedings in Congress.—Bill reported in Senate.-Proceedings in
Senate.-In House.- Passage of Bill.-Character of Bill.
Opinions in South Carolina. Proceedings in Southern States.-Nullification.-
Public Lands ; system of disposing of same.—Pretensions of Indiana and Illi-
nois.-Graduation Bill.--Mr Foot's Resolution ; Debate thereon.-Mr Hayne's
Speech.-Mr Webster's Reply.-Effect of Discussion.-Graduation Bill passes
the Senate.-Laid over in House.-Nullification Party. .
Opening of the First Session of Twentyfirst Congress.-President's Message.-
Retrenchment.-Amendments to Constitution. United States Bank.–Tariff;
Bill to enforce; Policy; Discussion of and Passage.--Bills to reduce Duty on
Salt; on Molasses; on Tea and Coffee.-Tonnage Duties.-Cash Duties.-Mr
Benton's Scheme. – Mr Cambreleng's Navigation Bill.-Discussion concerning
Treasury Report for 1829.- Appropriations for 1830 -Support of Government.-
Discussion on Bill.-Naval Service.—Marine Corps.-Fortifications.-Engineer
Department.—Military Service.—Indian Department.-Massachusetts Claim. 176
Progress of Internal Improvement.--Act of 1824.—Opposition to System.-Cour e
of Discussion.--President's Opinion.Orleans and Buffalo Road Bill.–Survey
Bill ; Discussion concerning same.- -Conditional Approval.--Maysville Ro d
Bill ; Rejected.-Discussion on Message.-Washington Turnpike Bill; Reject-
ed. ---Louisville Canal and Lighthouse Bills; Retained.—Harbor Bill.
MEXICO.-Condition of Country.- Invasion from Havana.—Defeat and Capitula-
tion of lovaders.-Revolution.-Separation of Yucatan.—Abdication of Guerre.
COLOMBIA.-Mosquera elected President.--Castillo's project of a Constitution.
-Congress convoked on January, 1830.-Attempt to introduce a Monarchy.-
Revolt of Cordova.—Arrival of Bolivar at Bogota.-Resigns his office to Con-
gress.-Message to Congress ; Character of do.-Separation of Venezuela,
Causes of Discontent.-Overthrow of Government.--Negotiations.—Mosquera
chosen by Congress.-Commotions at Bogota.-Constitution accepted.-Sucre
assassinated.-Movements in favor of Bolivar.--Dissolution of the Government.
--Bolivar reassumes the Government.--Bolivar's death.