Robert Goodloe HarperRobert Goodloe Harper (January 1765January 14, 1825), a Federalist, was a member of the United States Senate from Maryland, serving from January 1816 until his resignation in December of the same year. He also served in the South Carolina House of Representatives (1790–1795), the U.S. House of Representatives from South Carolina (1795–1801), and in the Maryland State Senate. He is best remembered for the phrase, "Millions for defense, but not one cent for tribute" in connection with the XYZ Affair. The town of Harper, Liberia is named after him. Provided by Wikipedia
Speech of the Hon. Robert G. Harper, in the House of Representatives of the United States, on the reduction of the army
Correspondence respecting Russia : between Robert Goodloe Harper and Robert Walsh, Jun. ; together with the speech of Mr. Harper, commemorative of the Russian victories, delivered...“...Harper, Robert Goodloe, 1765-1825....”
An account of surveys and examinations : with remarks and documents, relative to the projected Chesapeake and Ohio and Ohio and Lake Erie canals“...Harper, Robert Goodloe, 1765-1825....”
Observations on the North-American land-company, lately instituted in Philadelphia: containing an illustration of the object of the company's plan, the articles of association, wit...
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