The Passenger Cases and the Commerce Clause: Immigrants, Blacks, and States' Rights in Antebellum America
University Press of Kansas
Competing State and Federal Jurisdictions in the Antebellum South
In this study of the Passenger Cases (1848-1849), Tony Freyer has written a long-needed work of a poorly understood set of Supreme Court decisions from the antebellum period, suits that reveal much about growing sectional te....
"The Passenger Cases and the Commerce Clause: Immigrants, Blacks, and States' Rights in Antebellum America,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 17
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol17/iss1/14