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" Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void : it being the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate... "
The Slave Power: Its Character, Career and Probable Designs ; Being an ... - Page 115
by John Elliott Cairnes - 1862 - 171 pages
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British and Foreign State Papers

Great Britain. Foreign and Commonwealth Office - Great Britain - 1866
...slavery contained in the organic Act of Congress of the 30th May, 1854. Congress declared it to be " the true intent and meaning of this Act, not to legislate slavery into any territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof •perfectly free...
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The Western Journal, Volume 12

1854
...I860, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State; nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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Report of the Department of the Interior ... [with Accompanying ..., Part 1

United States. Dept. of the Interior - 1857
...slavery contained in the organic act of Congress of the 30th May, 1854. Congress declared it to be "the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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Kansas and Nebraska: The History, Geographical and Physical Characteristics ...

Edward E. Hale - 1854
...fifty, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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The Western Journal and Civilian: Devoted to Agriculture ..., Volume 12

Missouri - 1854
...I860, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State; nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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Speech of Truman Smith, of Connecticut, on the Nebraska Question: Delivered ...

Truman Smith - Indians of North America - 1854 - 23 pages
...the enacting clause. "Is hereby declared inoperative and void." Here the peroration. •'It being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom ; but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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The Nebraska Question: Comprising Speeches in the United States Senate by Mr ...

Compromise of 1850 - 1854 - 119 pages
...1850, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void, it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom ; but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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The State of the Union: Being a Complete Documentary History of the Public ...

United States - 1855 - 475 pages
...fifty, commonly called the Compromise Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the ..., Volume 26

Almanacs, American - 1855
...1850, commonly called the Compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperate and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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Echoes from the Cabinet: Comprising the Constitution of the United States ...

Missouri compromise - 1855 - 106 pages
...fifty, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to...
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