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Nationality (continued) -

Religious institutions, 133, 140
persons, 20

Russia, 43, 186
change of, 61
election of, 20, 59, 148

Salisbury, Lord, 60
Naturalization Acts, 54

Samoa, 155, 157

Self-government, capacity for, 153
Oath of office, constitutional, 45 Settlement, title by, 5

Seward, Mr., 60
Passports, to Cubans, 187

Slavery, II, 33, 35, 37, 65, 70, 92
Peonage, 68

Spain, title to Philippines, I
Philippine Commission

title to Sulu Islands, 10
First, 101, 113, 152

commercial privileges in Philippines,
Second, 113, 143, 153

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Philippine Islands

Spanish residents in islands, 20, 60, 184
title of Spain to, I

law, 135, 183
title of U. S. to, 10

“ State,” 39, 174, 187
description of, 11

States, union of, 24
part of U. S., 27, 144

States of the Union, status and powers,
insurrection in, 51, 58, 129, 161-166 13, 39, 42, 49, 97
Tagals, 58

admission of, 8, 28, 32
value of Constitution in, 98

cession of territory, 147
neglected by Congress, 118

Story, Justice, 24, 36, 92, 94, 156
administration of local affairs, 124 Subjects, 64, 183
bill for government of, 126

Suffrage, 49, 55, 71, 73
friars in the, 142

Sulu Islands, 10, 67, 146
their relation to trade, 159
reasons for alienating, 158

Tagals, 58
protectorate over, 148

Taney, Chief Justice, 5, 8, 40, 123
neutralization of, 155

Tariffs, 90
Plebiscite, 59, 148

(See Commerce, Taxation)
Political franchises, 70

Taylor, President, 116
questions, 7, 8, 28, 32, 105, 107, 148, Taxation, federal, 36, 49, 84-87
179, 185

uniformity, 18, 34, 77, 82, 86, 90, 112
power in U. S., 13, 42

in Territories, 88-90
institutions in annexed territories, Territories of U. S.-
130, 131

status of, 15, 39, 53
Polk, President, 37, 119

power of Congress over, 122
Polygamy, 140

“popular sovereignty” in, 70
Porto Rico, 6, 7, 14, 15, 22, 24, 25, 35, administration of, 83, 88, 124
81, 107, 116, 135

Texas, 6, 9
Government Act, 32, 82, 108 Treaty, construction of, 16-19
President of U. S.-

subordinate to Constitution, 17
powers in U. S., 31, 52, 76, 80, 81, of annexation, 5-7, 59, 148
106-121, 144

ratification of, 22
abroad, 25, III, 176

the mal of a, 13, 147
distinguished from British Crown, 13, Treaty of Paris, 3, 10, 16, 17, 22, 132

31, 99, 110, 120, 124, 128, 147 Article I, 173, 174, 189
Protectorate, 10, 26, 46, 148, 175

Article IV, 18

Treaty of Paris (continued) -

Uti possidetis, 180
Article VIII, 142

Article IX, 18, 20, 62, 63, 183 Waite, Chief Justice, 40
Treaty of San Ildefonso, 153

War (see Belligerent right, Conquest,

Insurrection) –
“ United States,” meanings of, 12-15, change of title by, 2, 5

termination of, 107
“ United States of America,” 35, 45 Webster, Mr., 31, 37
Utah, 40, 54

Wilson, Justice, 64, 73

42, 52, 78, 188

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