Opinions of the Judges of the Supreme Court of the United States, in the cases of "Smith vs. Turner," and "Norris vs. The City of Boston." In Senate, March 20, 1849
by SMITH, George, plaintiff; William Turner, defendant; James Norris, plaintiff
Washington DC: Office of the Printer to the Senate, 1849. First Edition. Octavo (21.75cm.); disbound; 181pp. Title page (also serving as upper self-wrapper) a bit browned and lightly foxed, else Very Good and sound. Two Supreme Court cases, also known as the Passenger Cases, in which it was adjudged that a state did not have the right to impose a tax determined by the number of passengers of a designated category on board a ship. SABIN 82581. (Inventory #: 31376)
The history, literature, and art of American social movements, including Civil Rights, Feminism, Labor History, Radical Politics, and Counterculture.
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