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Kaminski, John P.; Saladino, Gaspare J.; Leffler, Richard (ed.) / Commentaries on the Constitution, public and private. Volume 4: 1 February to 31 March 1788
16 (1986)

[Index],   pp. 609-652 ff.


Page 651

INDEX
Federalists said to have, 504. See also
Human nature; Personal interest
WADSWORTH, JEREMIAH (Conn.;
CC:Vol. 1, 177n), 104n, 557n, 589n
-letter from: cited, 466n
-letters to, 568-69; quoted, 60n, 62n,
466n
WAIT, THOMAS B. (Mass.; CC:Vol. 2,
169n)
-letter from, 264
-letter to: cited, 264
See also Newspapers, Massachusetts
Cumberland Gazette
WALKER, JAMES (Va.): id., 254n; 252
WALLACE, CALEB (Va.): id., 262n; 261n,
263
WAR, 410; danger of in Europe, 27, 72,
82, 478, 514-15, 515; with Indians,
387, 395, 526. See also Civil war; In-
vasion, foreign
WAR POWER, 392, 399, 422, 479; under
Confederation, 13; under Constitu-
tion, 49, 310, 314, 389, 424. See also
Invasion, foreign; Peace; President,
U.S.
WARD, SAMUEL, JR. (R.I.): id., 104n-5n
-letter to, 103-4
WARRANTS: See Assistance, writs of;
Searches and seizures
WARREN, JAMES (Mass.; CC:Vol. 1,
407n): id., 552n; 222n, 228n, 273n,
289n
-letters to, 552; quoted, 273n
WARREN, MERCY (Mass.): id., 373n
-letters from: quoted, 272n-73n, 273n
-letter to: quoted, 273n
-"A Columbian Patriot," 272-91
-History of the Revolution: quoted, 290n
WASHINGTON, BUSHROD (Va.; CC:Vol.
2, 86n), 78n
WASHINGTON, GEORGE* (Va.; CC:Vol.
1, 60n, 77n), 32, 38n, 138, 218n, 247,
321, 340n, 458, 528, 541n, 594; ob-
tains copy of Lloyd's Pa. Convention
Debates, 78n; praised and defended,
128, 138n, 178, 201, 307, 459, 465n,
465; "Centinel" criticizes, 138n, 259,
475n, 476; will use his influence to ob-
tain Va.'s ratification, 139-40, 487; as
possible first President of U.S., 149-
50, 465n, 532; has records of Consti-
tutional Convention, 345, 349n; and
Mass. ratification, 463n-65n
-letters from, 27-29, 70-72, 298-99,
465, 465-66, 595-96; quoted, 64n,
72n, 180n-81n, 181n-82n, 182n, 233,
352, 367n, 463n, 463n-64n, 467n,
541n; cited, 19, 27-28, 72n, 128, 366,
463n, 464n
-letters to, 3, 19-20, 80, 149-51, 366-
67; quoted, 28n, 61n, 62n, 64n, 179n,
181n, 182n, 185n, 222n-23n, 299n,
367n, 463n, 463n-64n, 464n, 465n;
cited, 28n, 29n, 70, 72n, 169n, 180n,
299n, 304n, 464n, 465, 468n
See also Great men and the Constitu-
tion
WASHINGTON COUNTY, PA., 489
"WATCHMAN," 572-73
WEATHER: in Va., 28, 29n, 101, 332,
333, 579, 580n; in Ky., 153; in Maine,
210; in Philadelphia, 490
WEBB, SAMUEL BLACHLEY (N.Y.;
CC:Vol. 3, 363n)
-letters from: quoted, 61n, 181n
WEBSTER, NOAH (N.Y.; CC:Vol. 1,
405n), 78n-79n, 189n, 369n
-review of The Federalist, 369n, 451n-
52n, 469n, 480n-81n
See also Newspapers, New York Ameri-
can Magazine
WEBSTER, PELATIAH (Pa.; CC:Vol. 1,
294n), 138n
WEIGHTS AND MEASURES, 392
WEST INDIEs: Great Britain restricts
trade of with U.S., 14, 15n-16n, 26
WESTERN LANDS, 82; should be ceded to
central government, 42, 153, 304n;
emigration to and settlement in, 71,
104, 106, 409; sale of and public debt,
71, 441; Great Britain retains posts in,
97n, 107, 301, 494, 497n-98n; anti-
Spanish feeling in, 106; friendship of
toward seacoast states, 106; resources
of, 106; endangered by Congress'
power over commerce, 153, 262; cre-
ation of new states in, 156; army in,
206. See also Kentucky; Mississippi
River; Ohio Company
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, PA., 489
WHITEHILL, ROBERT (Pa.): id., 354n;
261n, 353, 490
WIDGERY, WILLIAM (Mass.; CC:Vol. 3,
287n): id., 335n; conciliatory after
Mass. Convention, 222n, 334, 335n
-letter from: quoted, 64n
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