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Portrait by Daniel Huntington circa 1865, based on
a portrait painted by John Trumball. U.S. Treasury Collection.

Federalist Papers Authored by Alexander Hamilton

 
General Introduction
Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States
Concerning Dangers from Dissensions Between the States (con't)
The Consequences of Hostilities Between the States
The Union as a Safeguard Against Domestic Faction and Insurrection
The Utility of the Union in Respect to Commercial Relations and a Navy
The Utility of the Union In Respect to Revenue
Advantage of the Union in Respect to Economy in Government
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't)
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't)
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't) (with Madison)
The Insufficiency of the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't) (with Madison)
The Insufficiency fo the Present Confederation to Preserve the Union (con't) (with Madison)
Other Defects of the Present Confederation
Other Defects of the Present Confederation (con't)
The Necessity of a Government as Energetic as the One Proposed to the Preservation of the Union
The Powers Necessary to the Common Defense Further Considered
The Powers Necessary to the Common Defense Further Considered (con't)
The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered
The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered (con't)
The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered (con't)
Concerning the Militia
Concerning the General Power of Taxation
Concerning the General Power of Taxation (con't)
Concerning the General Power of Taxation (con't)
Concerning the General Power of Taxation (con't)
Concerning the General Power of Taxation (con't)
Concerning the General Power of Taxation (con't)
Concerning the General Power of Taxation (con't)
Method of Guarding Against the Encroachments of Any One Department of Government by Appealing to the People Through a Convention (Hamilton or Madison)
Periodical Appeals to the People Considered (Hamilton or Madison)
The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks and Balances Between the Different Departments (Hamilton or Madison)
The House of Representatives (Hamilton or Madison)
The House of Representatives (con't) (Hamilton or Madison)
The Apportionment of Members Among the States (Hamilton or Madison)
The Total Number of the House of Representatives (Hamilton or Madison)
The Total Number of the House of Representatives (con't) (Hamilton or Madison)
The Alleged Tendency of the New Plan to Elevate the Few at the Expense of the Many Considered in Connection with Representation HAMILTON (Hamilton or Madison)
Objection That The Number of Members Will Not Be Augmented as the Progress of Population Demands Considered
Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members
Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members (con't)
Concerning the Power of Congress to Regulate the Election of Members (con't)
The Senate (Hamilton or Madison)
The Senate (con't) (Hamilton or Madison)
The Powers of the Senate (con't)
Objections to the Power of the Senate To Set as a Court for Impeachments Further Considered
The Executive Department
The Mode of Electing the President
The Real Character of the Executive
The Executive Department Further Considered
The Executive Department Further Considered
The Duration in Office of the Executive
The Same Subject Continued, and Re-Eligibility of the Executive Considered
The Provision For The Support of the Executive, and the Veto Power
The Command of the Military and Naval Forces, and the Pardoning Power of the Executive
The Treaty-Making Power of the Executive
The Appointing Power of the Executive
The Appointing Power Continued and Other Powers of the Executive Considered
The Judiciary Department
The Judiciary (con't)
The Powers of the Judiciary
The Judiciary Continued, and the Distribution of the Judicial Authority
The Judiciary Continued
The Judiciary Continued in Relation to Trial by Jury
Certain General and Miscellaneous Objections to the Constitution Considered and Answered
Concluding Remarks