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George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 2, 17th edition. 98 14 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 86 10 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition. 32 4 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 17 1 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 8 2 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 5 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 34. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 1 1 Browse Search
HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF MEDFORD, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, FROM ITS FIRST SETTLEMENT, IN 1630, TO THE PRESENT TIME, 1855. (ed. Charles Brooks) 1 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 5, 1861., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 16, 1864., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
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an be established. The instructions to Sir William Berkeley do not first order assemblies; but spea 1642, two months only after the accession of Berkeley, a public document declares the comparative hh a governor as Wyatt, in 1639, and represent Berkeley as the immediate successor of Harvey. appoint 484—486. was issued to Sir 1641. Aug. 9 William Berkeley. Historians, reasoning, from the revolut under their respective governments; and 1641 Berkeley is said to have restored the system of freedoy, except in its statutes. The commission of Berkeley was exactly analogous to those of his predeceanter a friend. The mansion and the purse of Berkeley were open to all; and at the hospitable dwell; from his retreat in Breda he transmitted to Berkeley a new commission; Chalmers, 122. he still ed, King Charles, on the appointment of Sir William Berkeley, devised the expedient which was destine, Dutch Records, at Albany, XXIV. 302, where Berkeley writes like an independent sovereign. Whatso[7 more...]
efore that memorable session of Virginia, when the people of the Ancient Dominion adopted a similar system of independent legislation, the representatives of Maryland, convened in the house of Robert Slye, voted themselves a lawful assembly, without dependence on any other power in the province. The burgesses of Virginia had assumed to themselves the election of the council; the burgesses of Maryland refused to acknowledge the rights of the body claiming to be an upper house. In Virginia, Berkeley yielded to the public will; in Maryland, Fendall permitted the power of the people to be proclaimed. The representatives of Maryland, having thus successfully settled the government, and hoping for tranquillity after years of storms, passed an act, making it felony to disturb the order which they had established. No authority would henceforward be recognized, except the assembly, and the king of England. Bacon, 1659-60. McMahon, 212. Chalmers, 224, 225. Griffith, 18. Ebeling, v. 70