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 Ratification of the Constitution Indexes | Index to Volume 13: Commentaries on the Constitution (1), 21 February – 7 November 1787 | C |  Commerce

References

2–A. Benjamin Rush: Address to the People of the United States [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:48]

47–F. New York Journal, 19 July [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:167]+

[Headnote] [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:172]+

51–A. Fairfield Gazette, 25 July [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:173]

56. Pennsylvania Herald, 28 July [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:182]+

100–A. An American Citizen I: On the Federal Government, Philadelphia Independent Gazetteer, 26 September [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:248]

134. James Wilson: Speech at a Public Meeting in Philadelphia, 6 October [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:340]

185. Edward Carrington to Thomas Jefferson, New York, 23 October [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:441 n.]+

187. James Madison to Thomas Jefferson, New York, 24 October, 1 November [Commentaries on the Constitution 13:449]

Subentries

– Annapolis Convention and regulation of [4 references]

– desire to increase Congress’ power over [33 references]

– disadvantages of state regulation of [8 references]

– Congress’ efforts to increase its power over (1781–86) [9 references]

– impact of foreign regulation on [8 references]

– condition of under Articles [16 references]

– Constitution’s provisions giving Congress power to regulate [4 references]

– Constitution will benefit, 164, 189, 191, 193, 194, 195, 267, 277, 286, 305, 310–11, 315, 344, 353, 354, 360–61, 382, 383, 393, 395, 408, 440, 456–58, 481, 507, 515, 523, 563–64, 568–69: U.S. Congress’ power to regulate, criticized [17 references]

– restraints upon U.S. Congress’ power over [1 reference]

– restraints upon states’ power over [2 references]