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" That it is inseparably essential to the freedom of a people, and the undoubted right of Englishmen, that no taxes be imposed on them but with their own consent, given personally or by their representatives. IV. 'That the people of these colonies are not,... "
Niles' National Register - Page 12
1816
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The Constitution of the United States, Its Sources and Its Application

Thomas James Norton - Constitutional history - 1922 - 308 pages
...taxes be imposed on them bu^ with their own consent, given personally or by their representatives ; that the people of these Colonies are not, and from...cannot be, represented in the House of Commons in Great Britain ;( that the only representatives of the people of these Colonies are persons chosen therein...
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Government and Politics in the United States

William Backus Guitteau - United States - 1922 - 620 pages
...(1765). This Congress drew up an address to the king, and adopted a declaration of rights setting forth that "the people of these colonies are not, and from...circumstances cannot be, represented in the House of Commons"; and that no taxes "can be reasonably imposed on them but by their respective legislatures." The Stamp...
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The English-speaking Nations: A Study in the Development of the Commonwealth ...

Guy Wilfrid Morris, Leonard Southerden Wood - British Empire History - 1924 - 466 pages
...never wanted to. England was much too far away. The New York Congress in 1765 passed the resolution ' that the people of these Colonies are not, and from...cannot be, represented in the House of Commons in Great Britain '. ' No taxation without representation ' was a party cry, worked up by a few agitators,...
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The Essential American Tradition: An Anthology of Striking and Significant ...

Jesse Lee Bennett - American literature - 1925 - 360 pages
...be imposed on them, but with their own consent, given personally, or by their representatives. 4th. That the people of these colonies are not, and from...circumstances, cannot be represented in the house of commons in Great Britain. 5th. That the only representatives of the people of these colonies, are persons chosen...
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History of America

Carl Russell Fish - United States - 1925 - 696 pages
...taxes be imposed on them but by their own consent, given personally, or by their representatives," and that "the people of these colonies are not, and, from...cannot be, represented in the House of Commons in Great Britain." They declared the Stamp Act illegal, and asked for its repeal. Repeal of the Stamp...
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The History of Political Science from Plato to the Present

Robert Henry Murray - Political science - 1926 - 458 pages
...counsels of Otis. The Stamp Act Congress endorsed the attitude of the Massachusetts Assembly, and declared that "the people of these colonies are not, and from...cannot be, represented in the House of Commons in Great Britain." The attitude of the colonists at the beginning of the seventeenth century towards democracy...
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American Patriotism: American Ideals in the Words of America's Great Men

Founding Fathers of the United States - 1926 - 328 pages
...be imposed on them, but with their own consent, given personally, or by their representatives. 4th. That the people of these colonies are not and from...cannot be, represented in the house of commons in Great Britain. 5th. That the only representatives of the people of these colonies, are persons chosen...
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Documents and Readings in American Government: National and State, and Local

John Mabry Mathews, Clarence Arthur Berdahl - Local government - 1928 - 1004 pages
...the inherent rights and liberties of his natural born subjects, within the kingdom of Great-Britain. III. That it is inseparably essential to the freedom...circumstances, cannot be, represented in the House of Commoas in Great-Britain. V. That the only representatives of the people of these colonies are persons...
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American History Told by Contemporaries: Building of the republic, 1689-1783

Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1901 - 692 pages
...Great Britain. on them, but with their own consent, given personally, or by their representatives. 4th. That the people of these colonies are not, and from...cannot be, represented in the house of commons in Great Britain. 5th. That the only representatives of the people of these colonies, are persons chosen...
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American History Told by Contemporaries, Volume 1

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - Literary Criticism - 1898 - 684 pages
...Great Britain. on them, but with their own consent, given personally, or by their representatives. 4th. That the people of these colonies are not, and from...cannot be, represented in the house of commons in Great Britain. 5th. That the only representatives of the people of these colonies, are persons chosen...
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