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The Whiskey Rebellion

Jerry A. Clouse

The Whiskey Rebellion

Southwestern Pennsylvania"s Frontier People Test the American Constitution

by Jerry A. Clouse

  • 11 Want to read
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Published by Pennsylvania Historical & .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Pennsylvania - Local History,
  • U.S. History - Constitutional Period To Civil War (1789-1860),
  • History,
  • Whiskey Rebellion, Pa., 1794,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11299728M
    ISBN 100892710748
    ISBN 109780892710744
    OCLC/WorldCa228269690

    The Whiskey Rebellion took place throughout the western frontier. There was not one state south of New York whose western counties did not protest the new excise with some sort of violence. Probably the biggest concern about the excise tax was the revenues from it would support a national government the western people felt was not representing. The book not only offers the broadest and most comprehensive account of the Whiskey Rebellion ever written, taking into account the political, social and intellectual contexts of the time, but also challenges conventional understandings of the Revolutionary era/5(2).

    The Whiskey Rebellion was a riot in the history of the United some farmers in Pennsylvania rebelled against the government because of a tax on g whiskey was how people traded things in Western Pennsylvania, so they thought the new tax was very unfair. Alexander Hamilton offered the idea to try and make up for the young country's debt from the war. Contrarian account of a contrarian struggle, in some senses America’s first civil war. If it’s mentioned at all in survey texts, the Whiskey Rebellion is usually seen as an effort on the part of simpleminded frontiersmen to keep Washington revenuers from taxing their corn mash, a sort of postcolonial Snuffy rebellion was more complicated, as freelance journalist Hogeland shows Author: William Hogeland.

    The Whiskey Rebellion: Frontier Epilogue to the American Revolution. The "Whiskey Rebellion" marked the first large-scale resistance to a law of the U.S. government under the Constitution. This classic confrontation between champions of liberty and defenders of order was long considered the most significant event in the first quarter. The Whiskey Rebellion: Frontier Epilogue to the American Revolution by Thomas P. Slaughter. When President George Washington ordered an army of 13, men to march west in to crush a tax rebellion among frontier farmers, he established a range of precedents that continues to define federal authority over localities today.


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Whiskey Rebellion, (), in American history, uprising that afforded the new U.S. government its first opportunity to establish federal authority by military means within state boundaries, as officials moved into western Pennsylvania to quell an uprising of settlers rebelling against the liquor tax.

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