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287 Index Index x Adams, John, 43, 46 common law and, 175 Sedition Act of 1798 and, 59 seditious libel and, 192, 259n65 administrative accommodation, 40, 57, 60, 64, 66, 70–71, 73–84, 206–208 administrative discretion. See executive power administrative law, 18, 33, 37–45, 47–56, 61, 70–71, 73–84, 156–158 admiralty jurisdiction Article III and, 88, 93, 98, 100, 111, 208 bottomry bonds and, 91–92, 102, 237nn77–78 civil salvage and, 91–92 Commissioners of Appeals in Cases of Capture, 92 Court of Appeals in Cases of Capture, 92 De Lovio v. Boit and, 89–90, 99–101, 107, 109–112, 208 federal courts’ increasing authority over, 87–100, 207 federal district courts and, 85, 93, 96, 207, 231–232n15 foreign admiralty courts and, 91, 96 foreign decrees, 103–107, 238n86 Glass v. The Sloop Betsey, 96 High Court of Admiralty (England) and, 90–91 high seas (jurisdiction), 91, 97–99, 235n54 in rem proceedings, 91 instance jurisdiction, 91, 96–100 lack of jury trials, 91, 99 libel suits, 90 Lords Commissioners for Prize Appeals, 91 marine insurance contracts and, 102 neutrality and, 88–90, 95–112, 208 neutrality warranty, 103, 107–109 Privy Council and, 91 prize jurisdiction, 90–91, 96, 100 Propeller Genesee Chief v. Fitzhugh and, 98 “saving to suitors” clause, 93, 97, 231n2 288 index US Supreme Court and, 85, 96, 98–99 US v. La Vengeance and, 98–99 vice admiralty courts, 91, 93, 232nn17–18 wage suits, 91 waters “navigable from the sea” clause (section 9 of the 1789 Judiciary Act), 93, 98–99, 233n28 Albany (New York), 194, 199 Alien Act of 1798, 163 allodial land, 154, 161 Ames, Fisher, 122, 124 “An Act concerning the Rights of the Citizens of this State” (New York), 203 Anti-Federalists, 5, 123, 136 debate federal fiscal powers, 119–121 Antigua, 104 Appleton, Nathaniel, 124 Arms Embargo Act of 1794, 98 Arnold, Welcome, 66, 71–72 Articles of Confederation, 119, 157 Aspinwall, John, 186 assumption plan (Hamilton), 33, 67–68, 70, 86–87, 113, 115–116, 122, 131–132 Baker, William, 35 Bank of the United States (first) borrowing power and, 128 foreign investors and, 156 Grant v. The Bank of the United States, 170–171 Hamilton’s opinion on constitutionality of, 116, 126–128, 132, 149 necessary and proper clause and, 127– 128 power to charter, 115 scrip, 113, 151 stock, 134 taxing power and, 127–128, 132 Bank of the United States (second) Bulow and Potter v. The City Council of Charleston and, 144– 145 McCulloch v. Maryland and, 125, 141–144 necessary and proper clause and, 143 taxing powers and, 142–143 Barnstable (Massachusetts), 80 Baxter v. The New England Insurance Co., 106–107 Bee, Thomas, 75–76 Beekman and Cruger (mercantile house in St. Croix), 2 Bennett, Joseph, 35 Berard, Jean Antoine, 98 Blackstone, William, 3, 27–29, 192 Blagge v. New York Insurance Co., 108, 239n103 Blight, Peter, 139 bonds. See securities (US) borrowing powers (federal). See fiscal powers (US) Boston (Massachusetts), 61, 113–114, 123–125, 144, 146 Boston (US frigate), 46 bottomry bonds, 85, 91–92, 102, 237– 237nn77–78 Bradford, William, 69–70, 129–130 British constitution, 3, 10–12, 176, 197– 198, 201, 204, 209, 212, 262n96 desuetude and, 123 executive power and, 24–25, 28, 206 See also constitutionalism: British; Parliament (Great Britain) British king, 10–11, 25, 27–28, 162, 175 British Parliament. See Parliament (Great Britain) broad construction (constitutional interpretation). See constitutionalism Bulow and Potter v. The City Council of Charleston, 144–146 Burke, Daniel W. E., 4 Burr, Aaron, 2, 6, 74, 163 Butler, Benjamin F., 50–51 Caines, George, 194, 196–197 Calbreath v. Gracy, 109 index 289 Calhoun for the use of Fitzsimmons and another v. The Insurance Company of Pennsylvania, 107 Carrere v. Union Insurance Co., 109 carriage tax, 115, 129–133 Carriage Tax of 1794, 129–133 See also Hylton v. US Carrington, Edward, 129 carrying trade, 85, 88, 100–101, 208 Cartagena (Colombia), 108 Case of the Cotton Planter, 76–77 Casto, William R., 32 Cazenove, Théophile, 163 certiorari, 24, 186, 219n20 Chancery High Court of Chancery (England), 153–154, 162, 165, 176 See Court of Chancery (New York) Charleston (South Carolina), 47, 75 Bulow and Potter v. The City Council of Charleston and, 144–145 city council taxes, 144–146 Weston v. Charleston, 114, 145– 146 Chase Court. See US Supreme Court Chase, Samuel, 41, 109, 133 circuit court...


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