The Louisiana Purchase: Jefferson’s constitutional gamble – National Constitution Center

Even Thomas Jefferson was a Hamiltonian when it came down to things... On October 20, 1803, the Senate ratified a treaty with France, promoted by President Thomas Jefferson, that doubled the size of the United States. But was Jefferson empowered to make that $15 million deal under the Constitution? The Louisiana Purchase was a seminal... Continue Reading →


Wall – Activity – Dave Bowman – The Constitution Network

For those of you who are really tired of FACEBOOK's games, there is a new social Media network Constitution Network. Now, it's going to be a bit echo chamber-ish, but you might like it... Visit the post for more. Source: Wall – Activity – Dave Bowman – The Constitution Network

USS O-2 (SS-63) – Commisioned 10/19/1918

O Class Submarine: Laid down, 27 July 1917, at Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA.; Launched, 24 May 1918; Commissioned, USS O-2, 19 October 1918; Designated (SS-63), 17 July 1920; Reclassified a 2nd line submarine 25 July 1924 and to a 1st line submarine, 6 June 1928; Decommissioned, 25 July 1931, at Philadelphia Navy Yard, Philadelphia, PA.;... Continue Reading →

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