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" And I further declare and make known that such persons of suitable condition will be received into the armed service of the United States to garrison forts, positions, stations, and other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service. "
The Loyal People of the North-west: A Record of Prominent Persons, Places ... - Page 203
by Stella S. Coatsworth - 1869 - 402 pages
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History of the American Civil War: Containing the events from the ...

John William Draper - United States - 1868
...They may servo in suitable condition will be received into the armed the army and uuvy. service of tne United States, to garrison forts, positions, stations,...vessels of all sorts in said service. "And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, invocation of the warranted by the Constitution upon...
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Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of Florida, Volume 12

Florida. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1869
...authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons." "And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted...necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind," &c. Henry Slaback vs. Leoma L. Cushman — Opinion of Court. rection and rebellion by the people of...
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Sketch of the Life of Abraham Lincoln: Compiled in Most Part from the ...

Isaac N. Arnold - 1869 - 75 pages
...proclamation came, modestly, sublimely, reverently the great act was done. " Sincerely believing it to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity, he invoked upon it the considerate judgment of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God." On...
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The United States of America: A History

Robert Mackenzie - United States - 1870 - 278 pages
...territory wore declared to be free. " And upon this act " — thus was the Proclamation closed — " sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted...considerate judgment of mankind, and the gracious favour of Almighty God." This — one of the most memorable of all State papers — gave freedom to...
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Old and New, Volume 1

Edward Everett Hale - Liberalism (Religion) - 1870
...of thirteen parishes in Louisiana and seven counties iu Virginia. This act, the President said, was "believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity ; " and he declared that henceforward " the Executive Government of the United States, including the...
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War Powers Under the Constitution of the United States: Military Arrests ...

William Whiting - Executive power - 1871 - 695 pages
...they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known that such persons, of suitable condition, will be received into the armed...vessels of all sorts in said service! And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution upon military necessity,...
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African Americans at War: An Encyclopedia, Volume 1

Jonathan Sutherland - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 819 pages
...they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known, that such persons of suitable condition, will be received into the armed...vessels of all sorts in said service. And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity,...
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Edward A. Wild and the African Brigade in the Civil War

Frances Harding Casstevens - History - 2003 - 325 pages
...the states currently in "rebellion against the United States," but it guaranteed that "such persons of suitable condition will be received into the armed...other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service."3 This was the key to allowing blacks to serve in the United States armed forces. Lincoln's...
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"All Cut to Pieces and Gone to Hell": The Civil War, Race Relations, and the ...

Mark K. Christ - History - 2003 - 147 pages
...it also allowed that "such persons, of suitable condition, will be received into the armed services of the United States, to garrison forts, positions,...other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said services." At Fort Scott, Kansas, on January 1, 1863, Captain William D. Matthews, Company D, First...
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Reflections of a Civil War Historian: Essays on Leadership, Society, and the ...

Herman Hattaway - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 254 pages
...consequence of his Emancipation Proclamation. He announced that blacks freed by the proclamation would "be received into the armed service of the United...garrison forts, positions, stations, and other places." Skepticism as to whether blacks could be adequate soldiers did not extend to their manning rear-area...
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