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James Monroe

"There is no maxim in my opinion which is more liable to be misapplied, and which therefore needs elucidation than the current one that the interest of the majority is the political standard of right and wrong . . . . In fact it is only reestablishing under another name and a more specious form, force as the measure of right . . . ."

Letter from Benjamin Homans to Daniel T. Patterson


Draft of a letter to the President and Directors of the Literary Fund, in the hand of Madison with notations on the fifth page by Thomas Jefferson


Ascent of Gauley Mountain in western Virginia by the 12th Ohio Regiment


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