Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 1.48, section c.1.48.40, page 167 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
...al acceding States, in their capacity as sovereign States, acting for themselves and for the people of the several States, respectively; and that such Constitution was not formed by the people of the United States as a whole, acting individually and nationally, with respect to the nationel powers delegated.
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