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" The power then to lay and collect duties, imposts, and excises, may be exercised, and must be exercised throughout the United States. Does this term designate the whole, or any particular portion of the American empire? Certainly this question can admit... "
New Outlook - Page 602
1901
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The Federal Reporter, Volume 103

1900
...term [ie the "United States1'] designate the -whole or any portion of the American empire? Certainly this question can admit of but one answer. It is the...and It is not less necessary, on the principles of the constitution, that uniformity in the imposition of imposts, duties, and excises should be observed...
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The Outlook, Volume 68, Issue 2

1901
...the common defense and general welfare of the United States ; but all duties, imposts, and excises shall be uniform throughout the United States. The...Missouri, is not less within the United States than Man-land or Pennsylvania; and it is not less necessary, on the principles of our Constitution, that...
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Independence for the Philippine Islands: Hearings Before the Committee on ...

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Territories and Insular Affairs - 1930 - 656 pages
...of the Northwest Territory in Loughborough v. Blake, 5 Wheat. (US) 317, decided in 1820, stated : " The District of Columbia, or the territory west of...the United States than Maryland or Pennsylvania." This " territory west of the Missouri," here referred to by this great authority on the Constitution,...
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United States Supreme Court Reports, Volume 5

United States. Supreme Court - 1910
...States. Does this term designate the whole, or any particular portion of the American rmpiret Certainly this question can admit of but one answer. It is the name -riven to our great republic, which is composed of states and territories. The District of Columbia,...
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Puerto Rico--1959

United States. Congress. House. Special Subcommittee on Territorial and Insular Affairs of the Interior and Insular Affairs Committee. 260: - 1960 - 815 pages
...Constitution. Our great Chief Justice Marshall issued his famous definition of "the United States" as "our great republic which is composed of States and territories, the District of Columbia * * * and it is not less necessary on the principles of our Constitution that uniformity in the imposition...
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The Supreme Court and Puerto Rico: The Doctrine of Separate and Unequal

Juan R. Torruella - 1985 - 320 pages
...Chief Justice Marshall's statement in Loughborough v. Blake103 to the effect that '"United States' is the name given to our great republic, which is...the Missouri is not less within the United States [and thus the Constitution applies] than Maryland or Pennsylvania..."; and (2) Chief Justice Taney's...
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Foreign in a Domestic Sense: Puerto Rico, American Expansion, and the ...

Christina Duffy Burnett, Burke Marshall, Gilbert M. Joseph, Emily S. Rosenberg - 2001 - 422 pages
...designate the whole, or any particular portion of the American empire?" "Certainly," he continued, "this question can admit of but one answer. It is...given to our great republic, which is composed of both States and territories."71 In the eyes of the traditionalists, Chief Justice Marshall's assertion...
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The Anarchy of Empire in the Making of U.S. Culture

Amy Kaplan - 2005 - 260 pages
...the whole, or any particular portion of the American Empire? Certainly this question can admit but of one answer. It is the name given to our great republic, which is composed of States and territories."6 For Marshall the "United States" were coextensive with the American Empire and both...
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The Constitution of Empire: Territorial Expansion and American Legal History

Gary Lawson, Guy Seidman - 2008 - 288 pages
...constitutional purposes includes the District of Columbia. Marshall thought the answer clear: "The United States is the name given to our great republic, which is...not less within the United States, than Maryland or Pennsylvania."10 According to Marshall, Congress therefore had the power to extend a direct tax to...
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The Louisiana Purchase and American Expansion, 1803-1898

W St John Garwood and W St John Garwood Jr Centennial Chair in Law Sanford Levinson, Sanford Levinson, Bartholomew H. Sparrow - 2005 - 262 pages
...[the 'United States'] designate the whole, or any particular portion of the American empire? Certainly this question can admit of but one answer. It is the...given to our great republic, which is composed of the states and the territories. The district of Columbia, or the territory west of the Missouri, is...
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