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The Memorial

William S. Belko

in The Triumph of the Antebellum Free Trade Movement

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041742
eISBN:
9780813043937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041742.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Discusses the drafting of the Memorial to Congress by the committee appointed by the delegates in Philadelphia. The Memorial to Congress, accompanied by the Exposition compiled by Henry Lee and a ... More


The Triumph of the Antebellum Free Trade Movement

William S. Belko

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041742
eISBN:
9780813043937
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041742.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

As a result of the Tariffs of 1824 and 1828, a powerful aversion to the protectionist policies had arisen throughout the United States by the middle of President Jackson's first term. In order to ... More


The Convention

William S. Belko

in The Triumph of the Antebellum Free Trade Movement

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041742
eISBN:
9780813043937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041742.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Discusses the debates at the Philadelphia Free Trade Convention of 1831, emphasizing the delegates' desire to maintain unity and harmony in the face of conflicting positions about the protective ... More


The Stereopticon, The Tariff Illustrated, and the 1892 Election

Charles Musser

in Politicking and Emergent Media: US Presidential Elections of the 1890s

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780520292727
eISBN:
9780520966123
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292727.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Examines the 1888 and 1892 presidential campaigns that pitted Republican Benjamin Harrison, who favored a protective tariff, against Democrat Grover Cleveland, who wanted to lower taxes on imports. ... More


Legacies of the Civil War Threaten the Republic, 1865–1872

Andrew L. Slap

in The Doom of Reconstruction: The Liberal Republicans in the Civil War Era

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823227099
eISBN:
9780823234998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823227099.003.0005
Subject:
History, Political History

Once the Civil War ended, liberal republicans expressed fears that the great expansion of government power during the war was endangering America's republican form of ... More


The Call

William S. Belko

in The Triumph of the Antebellum Free Trade Movement

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041742
eISBN:
9780813043937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041742.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Discusses the movement to elect delegates to a national convention of free trade advocates to be held in Philadelphia during the fall of 1831, the various positions and strains of free trade, ... More


The Victory

William S. Belko

in The Triumph of the Antebellum Free Trade Movement

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780813041742
eISBN:
9780813043937
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813041742.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

Discusses the impact of the argument outlined in the Memorial to Congress and how the various documents resulting from the Philadelphia Convention influenced Congress to abolish the protective system ... More


Taxation and its Discontents

Florian Schui

in Rebellious Prussians: Urban Political Culture under Frederick the Great and his Successors

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199593965
eISBN:
9780191750724
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199593965.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History, History of Ideas

This chapter explores conflicts between urban dwellers and the state and its officials over fiscal matters. These conflicts developed as a result of the different perspectives on urban society that ... More


Afterword

Jeff Broadwater

in Jefferson, Madison, and the Making of the Constitution

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651019
eISBN:
9781469651033
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651019.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

The afterword deals briefly with constitutional issues Jefferson and Madison faced after the Constitution and the Bill of Rights were adopted. These included questions involving the need for Senate ... More


Non-Industrialization

Andrew Coulson

in Tanzania: A Political Economy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199679966
eISBN:
9780191765964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679966.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

In 1921 there were just forty nine factories in Tanganyika, most of which were no more than small workshops, the majority Asian-owned. Self-reliance had been much greater during the First World War, ... More


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