Report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War: Department of the West

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Page 151 - An act to confiscate property used for insurrectionary purposes...
Page 566 - States hereinbefore named, as may maintain a- loyal adhesion to the Union and the Constitution, or may be, from time to time, occupied and controlled by forces of The United States...
Page 566 - An act to provide for calling forth the militia to execute the laws of the Union, suppress insurrections, and repel invasions, and to repeal the act now in force for that purpose...
Page 151 - I think there is great danger that the closing paragraph, in relation to the confiscation of property, and the liberating slaves of traitorous owners, will alarm our southern Union friends, and turn them against us ; perhaps ruin our rather fair prospect for Kentucky.
Page 565 - An act further to provide for the collection of duties on imports, and for other purposes...
Page 566 - States, with the exceptions aforesaid, by land or water, together with the vessel or vehicle conveying the same, or conveying persons to or from said States, with said exceptions, will I* forfeited to the United States; and that from and after fifteen days from the issuing of this proclamation, all ships and vessels belonging in whole or in part to any citizen or inhabitant of any of said States, with said exceptions, found at sea or in any port of the United States, will be forfeited to the United...
Page 557 - SIR : In accordance with the request contained in your letter of the...
Page 409 - ... half; was wounded early in the fight by a sharp-shooter before the surrender. Present condition almost hopeless ; has remained insensible ever since he was wounded. CHARLES H. VAIL, MD, Acting Assistant Surgeon USA, in charge of Officers
Page 578 - Authority. By virtue of the authority vested in the Secretary of the Treasury by section 114 of the Budget and Accounting Procedures Act of 1950, 64 Stat.
Page 566 - WHEREAS the laws of the United States have been for some time past and now are opposed, and the execution thereof obstructed, in the States of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas, by combinations too powerful to be suppressed by the ordinary course of judicial proceedings, or by the powers vested in the marshals by law...

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