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the metric system, X. 526. On Influence of religion on, I. 474.
appointment of relations to office, Descriptions of, by travellers and
XV. 114. His opinion on accept- captives, I. 476–481. Evil effects
ance of gifts, XV. 121.

of, I. 482. See Algiers, Barba-
Adams, Samuel, letter of, desiring ry States, Tripoli, and Tunis.

Congressional action to abolish Algiers, described by old English
war, II. 252. On limited power of writers, I. 403. War of United
national government,

III. 126. States with, I. 456; VI.435. Expe-
Frees a female slave, V. 282. On ditions of Lord Exmouth against,

republican government, X. 181. I. 459-462; VI. 435; VII. 398. Ab-
Adjournments of Congress, protests olition of white slavery in, I. 462;

agaiust, VII. 176; IX. 55; XI. 168, VI. 435; VII. 399.
352, 420. Memorandum of, 1816- | Allston, Washington, tribute to, as
62, IX. 55 et seq.

the artist, in Phi Beta Kappa ora-
Administration, duty and strength of tion of 1816, I. 272-284. Mrs.

the coming (in 1861), V. 481. Jameson on, I. 273.
Stand by the, VII. 116.

Ambassadors, seizure of, on neutral
Admiral, rank of, VII. 150.

ships, according to English author-
Africa, reasons for condition of, XIII. ities, VI. 193 et seq. ; testimony to

American policy on same, VI. 195–
African Race, alleged inferiority of, 200; policy of Continental Europe

V. 108; XIII. 171. Merits and ca- on same, VI. 201.
pacities of, V. 185; VII. 226; XIII. | Ambulance and hospital corps, VII.
172-176. See Colored Persons and

Colored Race.

America. prophetic voices concerning,
Agriculture, in slave and free States, XII. 1. Allusions to, by early Eng-

V. 35. In United States in 1830, lish and American poets, XII. 10–
VII. 250 et seq.

14. Early designation of United
Alabama, case of the, VII. 353 et seq.; States, XII. 181, 232-234; and per-
XIII. 65-69. Claims, XIII. 53, haps its future name, 234.

121-127; XV. 12.

graphical unity of, XII. 235 el seq.
Alaman, Lucas, career and works of, Ames, Adelbert, Gen., remarks on
XII. 175 et seq.

His prophecy admission of, as Senator from
concerning Mexico, XII. 176-178. Mississippi, XIII. 341.
Alaska. See Russian America. Amherst College, Commencement
Alembert, M. d', letter of, on Latin oration at, II. 1.

verse applied to Franklin, VIII. 16. Amnesty, must not be granted to
Alexandreis, the, origin and history Rebels too soon, XIV. 133, 470.

of, IX. 512-517, 520–525. Author Must be united with equal rights
of, IX. 617-520. Analysis of, IX. for colored persons, XIV. 367, 411,

415, 469; XV. 69, 290.
Algerine Captive, the, quoted, I. 447; Ancients and Moderns, battle of, II.
III. 122; VI. 430.

Algerine Slavery, illustrations of, Andrew, John A., appeal for election

in literature, I. 390-394, 465-472. of, as Governor of Massachusetts,
Compared to American, I. 445–451. V. 267. His merits, V. 286. Op-
Efforts of United States against, poses all compromise in 1861, V.
I. 451-458; VI. 421-436. Abola 447. Letters to, Jan. 17-Feb. 20,
ished, I. 462; VI. $35; VII. 399. 1861, V. 457-467. Extract from
letter to, on emancipation, VI. 152. | Aristocracy, defined, X. 208.
On pay and enlistment of colored Aristotle, testities to opposition to
troops, VIII. 96 el seq.

slavery, I. 397. On coinage, VIII.
Anti-Lucretius, the, VIII. 29-31. 415. On government, X. 145. On
Antislavery Duties, our immediate, citizenship, X. 330. His definition
II. 398.

of equity, XIII. 366.
Antislavery Enterprise, the, its ne- Arkansas, territorial organization of,

cessity, practicability, etc., IV. 1; III. 299. Speech on recognition
its origin and growth, IV. 7-9. of, IX. 1; reasons for opposition
Defined, IV. 10. Its object, IV. to same, IX. 5–10. Sources of Con-

Not dangerous to masters, IV. gressional power over, IX. 12-22.
28; or injurious to slaves, IV. 30. Arlington, Massachusetts, celebration
Good results of, IV. 32–34. Asper- at, on assuming its new name, XI.
sions upon the, IV. 36-38. Its 361.
prospects, IV. 48. Appeals to all Arlington, Virginia, the patriot dead
by every argument, IV. 49.

at, XIV. 86.
Antislavery Society, American, let- Armies, standing, of Europe in 1845,
ters to, X. 427; XIII. 375.

I. 75. Not necessary in United
Anxieties and prospects during the States, I. 86.

Power of Congress
winter of 1860-61, V. 454.

over, I. 354. Testimony of Freder-
Appropriation Bills, origination of, ick of Prussia to effect of, II. 218

IV.83; debates in National Conven- (and note); XIV.58. The national,
tion on same, IV. 81–87, 88 et seq. and fugitive slaves, VI. 145. Sir

Example of England as to, IV. 90. Thomas More on, XIV. 57. Mon-
Aranda, Pedro, Count, XII. 145. tesquieu on, XIV. 79.

American ministers on, XII. 146. Armories, civil superintendents of,
His predictions concerning Amer- III. 208.
ica, XII. 147-150. Ideas resemb- | Arms, results of wearing, I. 99; V.
ling his, XII. 151.

67; XIV. 58: Judge Jay on same,
Arbitration, a substitute for war, I. I. 100. Sale of, by United States to

51; II. 264; XV. 80. Established France in war of 1870, XV. 5.
by Switzerland and German ('on- Army, distinguished from militia, I.
federation, II. 228. Advocated by 355. Of United States composeil
Cobden, II. 257. Efforts to estab- of volunteers, I. 356 ; of same in Rc-
lish, II. 263. Stipulated, or a con- bellion, VII. 212. No exclusion of
gress of nations, with disarmament, retired officers of, from civil ser-
II. 393. Recommended for settle- vice, XIII. 381.
ment of San Juan boundary ques- Art, importance of expression in, I.
tion, V. 484. Suggested by Eng- 278. Battles not subjects for, I.
land in 1870 to obviate Franco- 281. In the National Capitol, X.
German War, XIV. 22. Interna- 540. American, X. 551-554. See
tional, XV. 273.

Architecture, changes in, I. 114. Ashley, James M., and Reconstruc-
Arctic Expeditions, XIII. 384.

tion, IX. 139.
Argenson, René, Marquis d', on Assailants, reply to, III. 368.

equality, X. 198. Career of, XII. Atchison, David R., IV. 160. Speech
36-38. His writings, XII. 38-41. of, quoted, IV. 173.
His prophecy concerning America, Atheists, declared, not allowed to take
XII. 41.

oath, VI. 358 et seq.



Auburn System of prison discipline Ballot, importance of the, IV. 171;

explained, I. 171, 499. Propagates XI. 145.
vice, I. 173. Supported by Boston Baltimore, attack on the Sixth Mas-
Prison-Discipline Society, I. 178, sachusetts Regiment at, April 19,
507. Compared to Pennsylvania 1861, V. 495.
system, I. 526-528.

Banks. See Free Banking, National
Augustine, St., protests against war- Banks, and State Banks.

preparations in time of peace, I. Banks, Nathaniel P., letter on com-
107. On unjust laws, III. 192; memoration of his election
VIII. 381.

Speaker of House of Representa-
Austria, army of, before 1815, I. 75. tives, IV. 97.

Navy of, before 1810, I. 76. Rel- Barbary States, white slavery in the,
ative expenditure of, for war-pre- I. 383. Gibbon on origin of their
parations, I. 78. Numbers of its

name, I. 388. Compared to slave
Parliaments, XV. 2.

States of America, I. 389; V. 47-19.
Authors, in slave and free States, Military expeditions against, I. 404
V. 44.

-415. Treaties of, with Great Brit-
ain, I. 412, -and with United States,
I. 452, 455, 456; VI. 432 et seqq.
288 et seq.

Efforts to ransom white slaves in,
BABCOCK, Orville E., his manage- I. 415–419, 439; VI. 420, 427-434.

ment of negotiation for annexion of Efiorts of slaves to escape from, I.
San Domingo, XIV. 99-102, 189, 421. Narratives of escapes

206-209; XV. 145 et seq. His as- slavery in, I. 423-432, 437. Rec-
sumption of title of aide-de-camp ords of American slaves in, I. 432-
to the President, XIV. 100 et seq. ; 437; VI. 423. Wars of, with United
XV. 145. Supported by U. S. States, I. 453-458; VI. 431. Ab-
ships, XIV. 205 et seq.; XV. 143, olition of white slavery in, I. 460,

462; VI. 435; VII. 399. Testi-
Bacon, Lord, his definition of war, I. mony to condition of white slaves

14. On philanthropy', I. 286; IV. in, I. 473-181; VI. 422. Black
34. Ideas of, on progress, II. 113. slavery in, I. 483. See Algerine
On settlement of Virginia, IX. 106. Slavery, Algiers, Tripoli, and

His definition of equity, XUI. 366. Tunis.
Bacon, Roger, legend of, I. 212. Bates, Edward, Attorney-General,
Baez, Buenaventura, XIV. 99; XV. opinion of, on enlistment of colored

114. His associates, XIV. 99, 18); troops, VIII. 101 et seq. Opinion
XV. 144. Sustained by t'. S. of, declaring colored persons citi-
ships of war, XIV. 103, 135, 179 zens of United States, X. 278, 368.
et seq. His career, XIV. 183-188. Anecdote of, concerning colored
Testimony to his support hy L, S. officers, XIII. 489.

nary: XIV. 191–197, 208-216. Bararil, Chevalier, conduct of, in a
Bailey, Goldsmith F., Representative duel, I. 66; XIV. 10.

from Massachusetts, speech on Bayard, James A., argument nf, to
death of, VI. 504.

prove that a Senator is a United
Baker, Edward D., Senator from States officer, quoted, VIII. 67-

Oregon, speech on death of, with 69.
call for emancipation, VI. 130- Belgium, the mission to, VIII. 217.

Bell, John, party in support of, in

1860, V. 215, 312; plan of same,

tion, speeches on, X. 115, 282, 338.
V. 215–247; same, in 1864, IX. 69.

Objections to, X. 120–123, 28+315,
Bellièvre, Pomponne de, engraved

375 et seq. Boston Recorder on,
portrait of, XIV. 339. Dr. Thie:

X. 291-293. John E. King on, X.
on same, XIV, 339, 310. His ca-

303. Substitutes for, X. 315-323.
reer, XIV. 310–343.

Opposite sides on meaning of the,
Belligerence, rule for recognition of,

X. 338. Opinion of Gerrit Smith
VII. 452 et seq.; XIII. 60, 121-

and others on, X. 340-342.
124. Requisites for concession of Blockade, commercial, should be
ocean, VII. 452-459; XIII. 59 et abandoned, VI. 216. British com-
seq., 122, – authorities declaring plaints of, during Rebellion, VII.
same, VII. 455-457; British prece-

343–315. Lincoln's proclamation
dents illustrating same, VII. 459-

of, XIII. 62-64. Instances of pa-
461. No neutrality possible with- cific, XIII. 63.

out recognition of, XIII. 65, 203. Blount, William, impeachment of,
Bentham, Jeremy, his plan for uni- VIII. 66; XII. 278.
versal peace, II. 215.

Bonds, national, taxation of, XII.
Berkeley, Bishop, XII. 25–28. His 453–155, 510 et seq.; XIII. 108.

prophecy concerning America, XII. Payment of, by greenbacks, XII.
28; Webster on same, XII. 28;

455-461, 542-546; XIII, 107. Rea-
predictions resembling same, XII.

sons for reducing interest on, XIII.

See Fire-twenties and
Bills of Rights, their history and pol-

icy, III. 258. Adoption of one in Books, increased tax on, opposed,
Massachusetts, III. 265-267.

VII. 166 et seq. No tax on, VIII.
Bingham, Kinsley S., Senator from 471; IX. 336; XI. 86-90. Cheap,

Michigan, speech on death of, VI. and public libraries, XI. 83. On
121; protest against slavery in

the free list, XIII. 471; XV. 61.
same, VI. 125.

Boston, should demand withdrawal of
Binney, Horace, XIV. 147.

troops from Mexico, I. 376. Lead-
Bismarck, Count, XIV. 62 et seq.

ership of, in generous actions, I.
Black Code, the, must be abolished,

376. School Committee of, has no
VI. 122; IX. 412.

power to make color-distinctions,
Blackstone, Sir William, on the Eng-

II. 358-362. Opposition of,to Stamp
lish militia, I. 357. On trial by

Act, III. 172–174, 363 et seq. Pe-
battle, II. 197. Influence of his tition for repeal of Fugitive-Slave
Commentaries in America, III. 162;

Bill, speech on, III. 355-367; origin
XII. 288. On recovery of escaped

III. 356. Vote of, against
villeins, III. 163. On fugitive

slavery, in 1701, III. 385; IV. 372;
slaves in England, III. 499 (see note,

V. 281; IX. 277. Importance of,
500). On unlimited authority of

in Revolution, III. 395; XIII. 98.
governments, V. 319.

On levying

Public reception of Mr. Sumner at,
war, VI. 263. On power of Speak-

in 1856, IV. 368. The city of, and
er of House of Lords, XII. 287.

Mr. Sumner, X. 280. Relief of,
On the post-office as a source of

after great fire of 1872, XV. 258.
revenue, XIII. 394.

Its proper boundaries, XV. 279.
Blaine, James G., letter to, on Presi- Boston Common, and its extension,
dential election of 1872. XV. 196.

IV. 412. The first treasure of Bos-
Blaine Amendment to the Constitu-

ton, XV. 73.

of same,



Boston Prison-Discipline Society, sup-

VIII. 1. On apprenticeship in
ports Auburn system, I. 178. 507. British West Indies, VIII. 491; X.
Injustice of, to Pennsylvania sys- 286. His advice to a young law-
tem, I. 179, 490, 506 et seqq. Speech yer, XIV. 147. His refusal of a
before, I. 486. Mr. Sumner's re- gift, XV. 119.
lations to, I. 490, 494. Letter of Browne, John W., tribute to, as a
Dr. Wayland on, I. 491. Reports college classmate, V. 236.
and discussions of, I. 493 et sc99. Browne, Sir Thomas, prophecy of,
Management of, criticised, I. 495,


America, XII. 18-
506, 522 et seqq. Its report of 1813 20.
criticised, I. 507-520; foreign com- Buchanan, James, on interpretation

same, 1. 507; same of the Constitution, III. 377. On
quoted, I. 508, 510, 512. Duty of, power of Congress to abrogate trea-
1. 520. Increased usefulness need- ties, IV. 119. Defends irregular
ed in, I. 522–525. Letter of De proceedings in Michigan before its
Tocqueville on, I. 530 (note).

admission as a State, IV. 224, 229,
Boston Public Library, foundation of, 234. Effect of a vote for, IV. 359.
VIII. 52.

Corruption in his election and
Bounty Lands for soldiers out of real administration, V. 196-198, 223.
estate of Rebels, VI. 501.

Recognizes Lecompton constitution
Bourbons, Massachusetts Whigs in for Kansas, V. 198, 221. De-
1855 compared to, IV. 74.

nounced, V. 199. Farors Critten-
Boutwell, George S., course of, in den compromise, V. 447. Mr.

the Treasury, defended, XIII. Sumner's interview with, in 1861,
112. On intriguing for the Presi-

V. 448 et seq.

Ilis inactivity
dent by office-holders, XV. 225 et against Rebellion, VI. 81; VII.

518. On surplus of Chinese in-
Breckenridge, John C., claiins of demnity fund, XIII. 450.

party in support of, in 1860, V. Buffalo Convention of 1848, speech

247. Effect of vote for, V. 250. at meeting to ratify its nominations,
Bright, Jesse D., of Indiana, expul- II. 139. Described, II. 141. Prin.

sion of, from Senate, VI. 252; ciples of, II. 142. Candidates of,
facts in case of, VI. 261-273.

II. 143.
Bright, John, on English assistance Burke, Edmund, on the American
to rebel States, XIII. 72.

War, 1. 316. On glory, II. 29. On
Brooks, Preston S., his assault on recognition of the French Republic,
Mr. Sumner, IV. 257-271 (Appen- VII. 437 et seq., 415.

On extinc-
dir); defence of same by the South, tion of States, VI. 525. On
IV. 271-280 (Appendix); sentiment arbitrary power, VIII. 382. On
of the North on same, IV, 302–328 untrustworthiness of slave-masters
(Appendix). Mr. Sumner's feel- in regard to freedmen, IX. 425; X.
ings towards, XV. 197.

56; XI. 32. On impeachment,
Brougham, Lord, on eqnality, II. 331. XII. 290 et seq., 328, 335, 337, 340,
On slavery, III. 511; VI. 400.


342, 344, 398.
privilege of Parliament, IV. 410. Burlingame, Anson, duty to vote for,
On untrustworthiness of slave-mas. IV. 366; V. 341. Congratulation
ters to legislate for freerimen, VII. on his reëlection in 1836, IV. 387.
225; XI. 33. His mistake in quot- Regret for his defeat in 1860, V.
ing Latin verse applied to Franklin, 318. Tribute to, XII. 503. On

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