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Strangers on Their Native SoilOpposition to United States' Governance in Louisiana's Orleans Territory, 1803-1809$
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Julien Vernet

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9781617037535

Published to University Press of Mississippi: March 2014

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781617037535.001.0001

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“A Severe Shock to W. C. C. and His Gang”

“A Severe Shock to W. C. C. and His Gang”

The Opposition’s Representatives in Territorial and National Government

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(p.97) Chapter Five “A Severe Shock to W. C. C. and His Gang”
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Strangers on Their Native Soil
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Julien Vernet

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University Press of Mississippi
DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781617037535.003.0006

This chapter describes several events including the US government’s investigation of Daniel Clark under the Act for Adjustment of Land Titles; Claiborne’ nominees for the Legislative Council; the House of Representatives’ request for the repeal of certain provisions of the Act for the Government of Orleans Territory; the removal of the prohibition on domestic importation of slaves; and the challenge faced by Claiborne from the Legislative Council and the majority of members in the territorial House of Representatives.

Keywords:   Act for Adjustment of Land Titles, Daniel Clark, William Clairborne, Legislative Council, Act for the Government of Orleans Territory, slaves

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