Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 62 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...hem, [ the United States, ] shall, without the consent of Congress, accept of any present, emolument, office, or title of any kind whatever from any king, prince, or foreign State.
Officers of the United States are a part of the Executive department, and, but for this prohibition, could accept the things here prohibited.
This clause, therefore, like the other, so far from not having the slightest respect ...
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