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" ... that all persons held as slaves within said designated states and parts of states are and henceforward shall be free and that the executive government of the united states including the military and naval authorities thereof will recognize and maintain... "
The Works of William H. Seward - Page 595
by William Henry Seward - 1884
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The Rebellious Slave: Nat Turner in American Memory

Scot French - History - 2004 - 379 pages
...clearly agonized over the prospect of inciting rebellion. In a draft of the proclamation, he wrote: "I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to be...when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages."124 While Northern critics questioned the constitutionality and practicality of the proclamation,...
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The Rise of Aggressive Abolitionism: Addresses to the Slaves

Stanley Harrold - Political Science
...their indecisiveness concerning black violence in behalf of freedom. On the one hand, Lincoln writes, "I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to be...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense." On the other, he announces that enslaved men "of suitable conditions, will be received...
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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America

Allen C. Guelzo, Henry R Luce Professor of the Civil War Era and Director of Civil War Era Studies Allen C Guelzo, Director of the Civil War Era Studies Program Allen C Guelzo - History - 2004 - 332 pages
...parts of States, are, and henceforward forever shall be free; and that the Executive government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons and will do no act, or acts to repress said persons, or any of them, in any suitable efforts they may make...
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The Civil War: Primary Documents on Events from 1860 to 1865

Ford Risley - History - 2004 - 320 pages
...will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. The President enjoins upon die people thus declared to be free, to abstain from all violence unless in necessary self-defence. He recommends to them, in all cases when allowed, to labor faithfully for wages; and announces that...
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The Abolitionist Movement

Claudine L. Ferrell - History - 2006 - 210 pages
...States and parts of States are and henceforward shall be free; and that the executive government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense; and I recommend to them that in all cases when allowed they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America

Allen C. Guelzo - History - 2005 - 377 pages
...authorities would simply recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. The Proclamation would then enjoin upon the people so declared to be free to abstain...when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages?5 Otherwise, the final draft simply executed the threat contained in the preliminary Emancipation...
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Thirty Years to Life on Earth

Jeffrey Danhoff - Poetry - 2005 - 112 pages
...Lincoln entered a special line right in the Proclamation specifically to warn against such actions. "...And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense." Lincoln was taking no chances and as we now know in the end he must have realized that...
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Abraham Lincoln: The Gettysburg Speech A

Carl Schurz, James Russell Lowell, Ralph Waldo Emerson - History - 2005 - 196 pages
...the people so declared to "be free, to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense, and I recommend to them, that in all cases, when allowed,...they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I farther declare and make known that such persons of suitable condition will be received into the armed...
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Apruebe el GED: Estudios Sociales / Passing the GED: Social Studies

InterLingua.com, Incorporated - Education - 2006 - 361 pages
...and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be, free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...self-defence; and I recommend to them that, in all case when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known...
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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 629 pages
...and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be, free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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