Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 13 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...directly on persons and things in the one Government as in the other.
In the same letter, he said, considering it but as a compact:
Applying a like view of the subject to the case of the United States , it results, that the compact being among individuals as embodied into States, no State can at pleasure release itself therefrom and set up for itself.
The compact can only be dissolved by the cons...
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