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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 Loyal People of the North-west: A Record of Prominent Persons, Places ...

Stella S. Coatsworth - Chicago (Ill.) - 1869 - 402 pages
...including the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of the said persons, and I hereby enjoin upon the people...selfdefence, and I recommend to them that in all cases where allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages, and I further declare and make known that...
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Diary of a Contraband: The Civil War Passage of a Black Sailor

William Benjamin Gould - History - 2002 - 373 pages
...to issue the Emancipation Proclamation. You will know that the Proclamation states in relevant part: "And I further declare and make known, that such persons of suitable condition [the freed slaves held by those in rebellion], will be received into the armed service of the United...
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African Americans at War: An Encyclopedia, Volume 1

Jonathan Sutherland - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 819 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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Black Union Soldiers in the Civil War

Hondon B. Hargrove - History - 2003 - 270 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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Equal Protection: Rights and Liberties Under the Law

Francis Graham Lee - Law - 2003 - 383 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. And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution upon military...
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The Waite Court: Justices, Rulings, and Legacy

D. Grier Stephenson - Law - 2003 - 349 pages
...emboldened by the end of December 1862. Indeed the document of January 1st advised the freed slaves "that in all cases when allowed they labor faithfully for reasonable wages." Ex parte Garland (1867) See Test Oath Cases. Footnote Four See United States v. Carolene Products Co....
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The Chase Court : Justices, Rulings, and Legacy

Jonathan Lurie, Salmon Portland Chase - History - 2004 - 247 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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Into the Land of Freedom: African Americans in Reconstruction

Meg Greene - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2004 - 112 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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Slavery in America: A Primary Source History of the Intolerable Practice of ...

Tonya Buell - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 64 pages
...that the slaves would go free peacefully and not rise up against their former masters, so he added, "And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to...allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages." In order to accept former slaves into the military so that they could help fight the Civil War, Lincoln...
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The American Civil War

Cole Christian Kingseed - History - 2004 - 185 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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