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THE FEDERAL AND STATE

CONSTITUTIONS

COLONIAL CHARTERS, AND OTHER
ORGANIC LAWS

OF THE

STATES, TERRITORIES, AND
COLONIES

NOW OR HERETOFORE FORMING

THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Compiled and Edited
under the Act of Congress of June 30, 1906

By

FRANCIS NEWTON THORPE, Ph.D., LL. D.

Member of the Pennsylvania Bar; Fellow and Professor of American Constitu-
tional History at the University of Pennsylvania, 1885-1898; Member of
the American Historical Association; Author of The Constitutional History
of the United States, 1765-1895; A (State) Constitutional History of
the American People, 1776-1850; A Short Constitutional History
of the United States; A (Social and Economic) History of the
American People; A History of the Civil War; Editor of the His-
tory of North America, Volumes IX, XV, XVI, XVIII, XIX,
XX; Author of The Government of the Ptoplc of the
United States; Ben[amin Franklin and the University
of Pennsylvania; The Life of William Pepper, etc.

VOL. I

United States—Alabama—District of Columbia

WASHINGTON
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
1909

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List or Authorities xv

The United States:

The Declaration of Independence—1770 •",

Articles of Confederation—1777 9

Constitution of the United States—1787 ID

Amendments to the Constitution of 1787 29

Commissions, charters, and plans of Union:

Privileges and prerogatives granted to Christopher Columbus—1492._ :19

Bull of Pope Alexander—1493 41

Letters patent to John Cabot—1490 45, 40

Letters patent to Sir Humfrey Gylberte—ir.78 49

Charter to Sir Walter Raleigh—1584 53

Charter of the Dutch West India Company—1021 59

Sir Robert Heath's patent—1029 09

New England articles of confederation—1043 77

The Albany plan—1754 83

'alabama:

Charter of Carolina—1003 2753

Proprietary proIiosals, North Carolina—1003 2743

Charter of Carolina—1005 2701

Fundamental constitutions, Carolina—1009 2772

Charter of Georgia—1732 705

Constitution of South Carolina—1770 3241

Constitution of Georgia—1777 777

Constitution of South Carolina—1778 3248

Constitution of Georgia—1789 785

Territory south of the Ohio—1790 3413

Territorial government, Mississippi—1798 2025

Territorial government, Mississippi—1800 2027

Territorial government, Mississippi — 1H08 2029

Proclamation, occupation of f Louisiana 1 Territory—1810 1375

Territorial government, Alabama—1817 89

Treatv with Spain—1819 049

Enabling act, Alabama—1819 92

Resolution for admission of Alabama—1819 95

Constitution, Alabama—1819: 90

Constitution, Alabama—1805 110

Constitution, Alabama—1807 132

Constitution, Alabama—1875 153

Constitution, Alabama—1901 182

Alaska:

Treaty ceding Alaska—1807 235

Ctvll government in Alaska—1884 238

Civil government in Alaska—1900 243

. Arizona:

Treaty with Mexico—1848 377

Territorial government of New Mexico—1850 2015

, Treaty with Mexico—1853 255

-f /)_ Territorial government—1803 259

Enabling act—1900 (see Oklahoma) 2900

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