History of the formation of the Union under the Constitution : with liberty documents and report of the Commission / Sol Bloom ; United States Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission.

; United States. Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission
[Washington] : [U.S. G.P.O.], [1941] .

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Other Title Formation of the Union under the Constitution
Other Authors Bloom, Sol, 1870-1949.
United States. Constitution Sesquicentennial Commission.
Subjects Constitution (United States)
Constitutional history -- United States.
Constitutional history.
Politics and government
United States -- Politics and government.
United States.
United States. Constitution.
Description x, 885 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 28 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents I. Story of the Constitution -- Preface -- Diagram of origin of the Constitution -- Part I. Origin of the United States -- Part II. Formation of the Constitution -- Part III. The Constitution in operation -- Portraits and sketches of the signers of the Constitution -- Ratifications, admissions, and possessions -- Ratification of amendments -- Alphabetical analysis of the Constitution -- National development under the Constitution, with maps -- Questions and answers pertaining to the Constitution -- II. The organization of the government under the Constitution -- Preface -- The action of the Continental Congress -- Elections -- The presidential election -- The organization of Congress -- Inauguration of President Washington -- The Bill of Rights -- The executive departments -- The judiciary -- Departmental and inter-departmental precedents -- State readjustments -- The wayward sisters -- References -- III. Liberty documents -- Magna Carta -- Petition of rights -- Habeas Corpus Act -- Bill of Rights (English) -- Declaration of Independence -- Articles of Confederation -- Constitution of the United States, with Amendments -- George Washington's farewell address -- Monroe Doctrine -- IV. Celebration of the Constitution Sesquicentennial -- Report of the Commission -- Commemoration of the signing of the Constitution -- Address of Honorable Sol Bloom at the Tomb of Washington -- Address of Honorable Sol Bloom at the Shrine of the Constitution -- Address of President Roosevelt at the Sylvan Theater -- Address of Senator William E. Borah at Constitution Hall -- Commemoration of the Ratification of the Constitution -- Address of Honorable Sol Bloom at Independence Hall -- Observance of the Sesquicentennial of the Congress -- Address of Speaker William B. Bankhead -- Address of Senator Key Pittman -- Address of Senatory Alben W. Barkley -- Address of Chief Justice Charles E. Hughes -- Address of President Roosevelt -- Members of the First and Seventy-sixth Congresses -- Mount Vernon excercises ini honor of Washington's notification of election as president -- Address of Regent Mrs. Horace Mann Towner -- Reading by Honorable Sol Bloom -- Address of President Roosevelt -- Memorial celecbration at New York World's Fair -- Address of President Roosevelt -- Address of Governor Herbert H. Lehman -- Address of Mayor F. H. LaGuardia -- Address of Sir Louis Beale, British Commissioner General -- Address of Honorable Grover A. Whalen, President, New York World's Fair -- Address of Governor Lehman at the Washington Statue -- Report on the ceremonies -- Observance of the Sesquicentennial of the Supreme Court -- Address of Attorney General Robert H. Jackson -- Address of Honorable Charles A. Beardsley, President, American Bar Association -- Address of Chief Justice Charles E. Hughes -- Address of Senator Charles A. Hatch -- Address of Senator Warren R. Austin -- Address of Representative Ulysses S. Guyer -- Address of Representative Hatton W. Sumners -- List of Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States -- High courts of the world -- The man who engrossed the Constitution -- Catalogue of the loan exhibit of portraits -- Constitution cartoons -- General index.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm00855721
(OCoLC)855721
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