Usage examples for naturalization

  1. This he said, would be most fair, and would avoid the ambiguity by which, under the power with regard to naturalization, the liberty reserved to the States might be defeated. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. But Congress have power to declare upon what terms persons coming into the United States shall be entitled to citizenship; the rule of naturalization must however be uniform. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  3. He established a business and took out naturalization papers. – War-time Silhouettes by Stephen Hudson
  4. Garrett Davis, of Kentucky, contended that negroes could not be made citizens of the United States under the power granted to Congress to pass naturalization laws, since naturalization applied only to foreigners. – The Life of Lyman Trumbull by Horace White
  5. Certificates of naturalization were delivered on the spot, the fees were paid, and the schooner left us. – The Monikins by J. Fenimore Cooper
  6. Those most experienced in Spanish colonial regulations insist that no command like that pretended by Vespucci could have been given to a stranger, till he had first received letters of naturalization from the sovereigns for the kingdom of Castile, and he did not obtain such till 1505, when they were granted to him as preparatory to giving him the command in conjunction with Pinzon. – The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus (Vol. II) by Washington Irving
  7. The intentional naturalization of foreign fish, as I have said, has not thus far yielded important fruits; but though this particular branch of what is called, not very happily, pisciculture, has not yet established its claims to the attention of the physical geographer or the political economist, the artificial breeding of domestic fish, of the lobster and other crustacea, has already produced very valuable results, and is apparently destined to occupy an extremely conspicuous place in the history of man's efforts to compensate his prodigal waste of the gifts of nature. – The Earth as Modified by Human Action by George P. Marsh
  8. Almost his first act on landing on American soil, three years before, had been his application for naturalization. – The Promised Land by Mary Antin
  9. Citizenship is regulated by detailed provisions distinguishing those who are immediately resorted to full French citizenship, those who have to make formal applications therefor, and those for whom naturalization is open after three years. – Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights by Kelly Miller
  10. But the trick was finally discovered and the naturalization cancelled. – England and Germany by Emile Joseph Dillon
  11. Clause 4.- Naturalization and Bankruptcy. – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  12. He has endeavored to prevent the population of these States; for that purpose, obstructing the laws for naturalization of foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migration hither, and raising the conditions of new appropriations of lands. – The Road to Independence: Virginia 1763-1783 by Virginia State Dept. of Education
  13. There are two theories about life, as about naturalization: one is that love is enough, that intention is enough; the other is that the whole circle of human relations and attachments is to be considered in a marriage, and that in the long- run the question of family is a preponderating one. – The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner by Charles Dudley Warner
  14. Aratus, indeed, was the first who raised the Achaeans, inconsiderable till then, into reputation and power, by uniting their divided cities into one commonwealth, and establishing amongst them a humane and truly Grecian form of government; and hence it happened, as in running waters, where when a few little particles of matter once stop, others stick to them, and one part strengthening another, the whole becomes firm and solid; so in a general weakness, when every city relying only on itself, all Greece was giving way to an easy dissolution, the Achaeans, first forming themselves into a body, then drawing in their neighbors round about, some by protection, delivering them from their tyrants, others by peaceful consent and by naturalization, designed at last to bring all Peloponnesus into one community. – Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  15. The honorable member from Kentucky says no, because the naturalization clause does not include them. – History of the Thirty-Ninth Congress of the United States by Wiliam H. Barnes
  16. Dr. McLoughlin became a citizen of the United States, at Oregon City, September 5, 1851. The naturalization law then allowed an alien to become a citizen of the United States two years after taking the oath and making his declaration, if he had lived in the United States for five years. – Dr. John McLoughlin, the Father of Oregon by Frederick Van Voorhies Holman
  17. The District Attorney here put in evidence the certified copy of the record of naturalization of Thies N. Meyer, captain of the Joseph, dated 28th January, 1856. Horace W. Bridges, examined by District Attorney Smith. – Trial of the Officers and Crew of the Privateer Savannah, on the Charge of Piracy, in the United States Circuit Court for the Southern District of New York by A. F. Warburton
  18. Information has been recently received at the Department of State that the Mexican Government has sent to Havana blank commissions to privateers and blank certificates of naturalization signed by General Salas, the present head of the Mexican Government. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  19. Although he had not taken even the first step toward naturalization, he was active in the constantly sizzling political life of the town, and along all that side of Main street there was none more staunchly and violently Republican than he. – With Hoops of Steel by Florence Finch Kelly
  20. Therefore, it was only necessary to secure the naturalization documents, and to purchase a plot of ground on the shore of the lake. – The Nameless Castle by Maurus Jókai