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The beginning of the spoils system in the national government, 1829-30...

by James Parton

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Published by Published for the Civil service reform association by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPublications of the Civil-service reform association -- no. 2
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJK731 .P2 1881
The Physical Object
Pagination23 p.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24776406M
LC Control Number81009481

Therefore the history of the United States takes its beginning from that of Europe. England, of all European countries, has had the greatest influence upon the United States. From England came the great majority of the first settlers, the language that we use, our common law, and forms of . ST. LOUIS: NATIONAL HISTORICAL COMPANY, Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year , by O. P. Williams & CO., In the Office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington. St. Louis Mo.: Press of Nixon-Jones Printing Co. Becktold & Co., Book-binders.

However, in the years after , the quality of British administration gradually improved while that of the U.S. federal government declined, until by the s, American civil service reformers opposing the spoils system took Britain as their model.   See page 8 for your login code that will provide you with access to Online Classroom: Australian Geography Series Year 5. Teachers’ guide A step-by-step guide to using Online Classroom.

His only publication in book form, aside from his text-books, was entitled “Faithful Translation” (Philadelphia, ). He was among the early advocates of temperance, and was an earnest supporter of the anti-slavery cause from its beginning. Appleton’s Cyclopaedia of American Biography, , Vol. I. pp. 1. Robert Blake wrote an entire book on Disraeli's "Grand Tour" (the trip to the Middle East) which could be incorporated here, though it's not essential. I think most biographers would agree that Disraeli's time there influenced his views on the Eastern Question 40 years later, but we don't make that link yet.


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The spoils system takes from the government officer those motives to fidelity which, in private life, are found universally necessary to secure it. As no degree of merit whatever can secure him in his place, he must be a man of heroic virtue who does not act upon the principle of getting the most out of it while he holds it.

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law stated that the U.S. government would sell, at auction, western lands for a minimum of $1 an acre. the profit would be used to pay off the national debt. The public domain was surveyed into townhship systems that were six square miles.

each township was divided into 36 one square-mile area. one section equalled acres. The Significance of the Frontier in American History []. In a recent bulletin of the Superintendent of the Census for appear these significant words: "Up to and including the country had a frontier of settlement, but at present the unsettled area has been so broken into by isolated bodies of settlement that there can hardly be said to be a frontier line.

The American frontier is sharply distinguished from the European frontier—a fortified boundary line running through dense populations. The most significant thing about the American frontier is, that it lies at the hither edge of free land.

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Theory was the basis. [5] A bit rich coming from the people who literally invented the spoils system – hell, even more so considering that Jackson initially tried to turn the Bank into a spoils institution much like the Postal Service before Biddle made his opposition to this clear – but there you are.

GRADUAL ABOLITION (). At the beginning of our national history abolition was a desire rather than a purpose, a matter of sentiment rather than of endeavor. In this sense every humane and thinking man, north or south, was an abolitionist. The associate of Clay in those acts which had made a beginning of internal improvements and of protection, long a statesman of the strong-government school, Calhoun had been led by the distress and discontent of his own people to examine the Constitution again, "in order," as he said afterwards, "to ascertain fully the nature and character of.

THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE FRONTIER IN AMERICAN HISTORY. In a recent bulletin of the Superintendent of the Census for appear these significant words: “Up to and including the country had a frontier of settlement, but at present the unsettled area has been so broken into by isolated bodies of settlement that there can hardly be said to be a frontier line.Jackson was not the author of the spoils system.

The device of using the offices as rewards for political service had long been familiar in the state and local governments, notably in New York. What Jackson and his friends did was simply to carry over the spoils principle into the National Government.

No more unfortunate step was ever taken by an. From all this, Mr. Madison argues, Federalist, No. XL, p.that the convention assembled in order “to form a national government.” 2. The three great departments of a true and proper government enter into the organization of the federal power—the legislative, the judiciary and the executive.