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The Louisiana Purchase was the acquisition of the Louisiana territory (828,000 square miles ... The Louisiana Purchase occurred during the term of the third President of ... From these causes we have ever looked to her as our natural friend, as one ... Jefferson disliked the idea of purchasing Louisiana from France, as that ...

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Jun 21, 2016 ... Jefferson cited the presidential power to make treaties as ample justification. Jefferson had sought only the city of New Orleans initially, for one ...

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the purchase of territory was not authorized by the Constitution. ... In what way was the decision to buy Louisiana a difficult one for President Jefferson to make?

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Ways to Give · Donate Now · About My Donation · Annual Report · Become a ... The Senate ratified the Louisiana Purchase Treaty in October of 1803. ... What instructions did President Jefferson give to Monroe and Livingston? ... Why did Jefferson have concerns about the constitutionality of the Louisiana Purchase? Should ...

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The Louisiana Purchase (1803) was a land deal between the United States and France, ... on both shores of the Atlantic and involve in it's effects their highest destinies.1 ... President Thomas Jefferson wrote this prediction in an April 1802 letter to ... In his letter to Livingston, Jefferson wrote, "Spain might have retained [ New ...

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Mar 22, 2017 ... This article takes a look at President Thomas Jefferson's motivations and the ... The Louisiana Purchase was one of the largest land deals in history. ... 8, Clause 18) gave the government the power to create such a body. ... What were the effects of Jefferson's decision to go against his own philosophy ...

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The Louisiana Purchase demonstrates Jefferson's ability to make pragmatic political decisions. Although contrary to some of his central principles, guaranteeing ...

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No measure of Thomas Jefferson's presidential administration captured the public ... of the Louisiana Territory.1 Yet long before his presidency, Jefferson was keenly ... "Some of us have been talking here in a feeble way of making the attempt to .... If France refused, they would offer to buy the city of New Orleans alone.

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Get information, facts, and pictures about Thomas Jefferson at Encyclopedia.com. ... He named "absolute acquiescence in the decisions of the majority the vital principle ... How, then, could the Republican president overcome the "separation of ..... "They ask for only one town of Louisiana," Napoleon remarked, "but I already ...

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The Louisiana Purchase doubled the size of the United States overnight and marked a ... Thomas Jefferson's greatest achievement as president, involved the purchase of the ... and it only could be traversed on foot or horseback, making passage difficult. ... They also considered expansion an effective way of forcing western ...