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" House dissenting), had declared that "by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war exists between that Government and the United States... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 105
by Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th ..., Volume 6

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1860
...Mexico, hy Brigadier General SW Kearney, commanding the troops of the United States in the same : As by the act of the republic of Mexico a state of war...exists between that government and the United States, and as the undersigned, at the head of his troops, on the 18th instant took possession of Santa F6,...
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Journal of the House of Representatives of the ... Legislative Assembly of ...

Wisconsin. Legislative Assembly. House of Representatives - Legislative journals - 1848
...enforce our rights. By the act of congress of the 13th of May, 1846, it was expressly declared that by the act of the republic of Mexico, a state of war existed between that government and th•e United States, and it became the duty of the President of...
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The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volume 20

United States - 1847
...Congress providing for the prosecution ot the war, and its preamble set forth as follows : — " Whereas, by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that government and the United States, therefore," &c. The vote on this was 173 yeas to 14 nays. No. 2. — The vote on the general tariff...
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The Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 14

1846
...followed by the passage of a bill through both Houses of Congress, with a preamble as follows : " Whereas, by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." Tho bill then provides for the enrollment of a force not to exceed fifty thousand volunteers, and appropriates...
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Military Laws of the United States: Including Those Relating to the Army ...

United States - Military law - 1846 - 311 pages
...prosecution of the existing war between the United States and the Republic of Mexico. Preamble. Whereas, by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that Government and the United States: President autho™- SEC. 1. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of RepresentdVnavSfSd mill- tatives...
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Merchants' Magazine and Commercial Review, Volume 14

Commerce - 1846
...followed by the passage of a bill through both Houses of Congress, with a preamble as follows : " Whereas, by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." The bill then provides for the enrollment of a force not to exceed fifty thousand volunteers, and appropriates...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge for the ..., Volume 18

Almanacs, American - 1846
...the prosecution of the existing uxtr between the United States and the Republic of Mexico. " Whereas, by the Act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that Government and the United States," the President may employ the militia, naval and military forces of the United States, and may call...
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Annual Report and Proceedings, Volumes 14-18

Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society - African Americans - 1846
...he quotes the notorious falsehood of the preamble of the War resolutions of Congress, " that by an act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war exists" between the two countries, and then proceeds, after reciting the authority touching volunteers and the request...
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The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, Volume 18

United States - 1846
...between the United States ami the Republic of Iftxico," Whereas, by the Act of the Republic of Mcxiico, a state of war exists between that government and the United States, Therefore — Be it enacted by the Senate and Home of RcprttKntaimst of the United Stales of America...
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Annual Register, Volume 88

Edmund Burke - History - 1847
...the constitutional authority vested in them, have declared by their act hearing date this day, that ' by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that Government and the United States:' " Now, therefore, I, James K. Polk, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim to...
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