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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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Black & White: Land, Labor, and Politics in the South

T. Thomas Fortune - Social Science - 2007 - 256 pages
...States and parts of States, are and henceforth shall be free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons.—Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. "("From Wilhams's History of the Negro Race...
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The Negro in the American Revolution

William Wells Brown - African American soldiers - 2007 - 400 pages
...States and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be, FREE ; and the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons. "And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to be free to abstain from all violence,...
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Act of Justice: Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and the Law of War

Burrus Carnahan - History - 2007 - 212 pages
...Lincoln omitted the offending language from the final Emancipation Proclamation and added an injunction "upon the people so declared to be free to abstain from all violence," unless in self-defense.24 Having charged the Lincoln administration with waging indiscriminate warfare against...
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Exploring American History: From Colonial Times to 1877

Tom Lansford, Thomas E. Woods, Jr. - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2007 - 1232 pages
...slaves within said designated States, and parts of States, are, and henceforward shall be free. . . . And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to...they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. . . . And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military...
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World History in Documents: A Comparative Reader

Peter N. Stearns - History - 2008 - 640 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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The Inspired Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln: How Faith Shaped an American ...

Philip L. Ostergard - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 272 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...recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. violence, unless in necessary self-defence; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed,...
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