Mankind fitted for Society, and for Civil Government and Laws
Rights and Liberty, defined
Different Forms of Government.
Monarchy; Aristocracy; Democracy;
The Nature and Objects
of a Constitution, and the manner in which
it is made
Qualifications of Electors;
or, by whom Political Power is
exercised in the States of this Union
Division of the Powers of Government
States Legislatures—how constituted
Meetings and Organization of the Legislature
Manner of Enacting Laws
Executive Department. Governor and Lieutenant Governor
Assistant Executive State Officers
Counties and County Officers. Powers and Duties of County Officers
Towns and Town Officers. Powers and Duties of Town Officers
Incorporation and Government of Cities, Villages, &c.
Judicial Department. Justices’ Courts
Trial by Jury; Execution; Attachment; Appeals; Arrest of Offenders
Courts other than Justices’ Courts; Grand and Petit Juries, &c.
Chancery or Equity Courts; Probate Courts; Court of Impeachment
Assessment and Collection of Taxes
Education. School Funds; Schools, &c.
Canals and Railroads
Banks and Insurance Companies
Government of the United States.
Causes of the Revolution
Nature of the Union under the Confederation
Nature of the Union under the Constitution
Legislative Department. House of Representatives
Power of Congress to lay Taxes, Duties, &c.; Power to Borrow Money
Power to Regulate Commerce. Commerce with Foreign Nations