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The Papers of Martin Van Buren
Papers of Martin Van Buren Microfilm Edition
Scope, Organization, and Selection of Documents
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Calendar of Documents
Preferred Citation Guide
Van Buren Biography
Van Buren Timeline
Van Buren Quotes and Misquotes
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Josiah Pomeroy to MVB, 18 February 1828
I Must again Call your attention to the proposed alteration In the tariff so far as regards the Interest of the Wool grower & Manufacture of Wool the bill reported by the Committee to the House is very exceptionable as it does Not Protect the Manufacture of the Coarse qualities of Cloths when We take into Consideration that the duty on Wool amot. to a prohibition Which Duty the American...
Josiah Pomeroy to MVB, 27 February 1828
I Must again Call your attention to the Momentous question that is now I perceive before Congress & the manufacturer bill so Called in my Last Letter i Stated that thier Was Serious objections to the bill & gave my reasons also Stated as i <invariably> have done that the present duty Was ample protection properly Secured at the Same time however I Mean to be understood that the raw...