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The Jeffersonian cyclopedia;

a comprehensive collection of the views of Thomas Jefferson classified and arranged in alphabetical order under nine thousand titles relating to government, politics, law, education, political economy, finance, science, art, literature, religious freedom, morals, etc.;

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2951. FEDERALISM, Prostrated.—
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2951. FEDERALISM, Prostrated.—

Hartford Convention, the victory of Orleans,
the peace of Ghent, prostrated the name of
federalism. Its votaries abandoned it through
shame and mortification and now call themselves
republicans. But the name alone is
changed, the principles are the same. * * * The line of division now, is the preservation
of State rights as reserved in the Constitution,
or by strained constructions of that instrument,
to merge all into a consolidated
To Marquis Lafayette. Washington ed. vii, 325. Ford ed., x, 281.
(M. 1823)