[Speech by William Loughton Smith]1
[Philadelphia, January 13, 1794]
Annals of Congress description begins The Debates and Proceedings of the Congress of the United States; with an Appendix, Containing Important State Papers and Public Documents, and All the Laws of a Public Nature (Washington, 1834–1849). description ends , IV, 174–209.
1. John C. Hamilton states that Smith’s speech “was from the pen of Hamilton as appears from his autographed draft” (Hamilton, History description begins John C. Hamilton, Life of Alexander Hamilton, a History of the Republic of the United States of America (Boston, 1879). description ends , V, 450). For a discussion of this question, see “View of the Commercial Regulations of France and Great Britain in Reference to the United States,” 1792–1793.