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" We are now far into the fifth year since a policy was initiated with the avowed object and confident promise of putting an end to slavery agitation. Under the operation of that policy that agitation has not only not ceased, but has constantly augmented.... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 161
by Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
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Sketches in North America: With Some Account of Congress and of the Slavery ...

Hugo Reid - Electronic book - 1861 - 328 pages
...equally obnoxious to the pro-slavery party. He had said, " In my opinion it [the slavery agitation] will not cease until a crisis shall have been reached...passed. 'A house divided against itself cannot stand. 5 I believe this Government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free. ii The opponents of...
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The North-western Monthly: A Magazine Devoted to University ..., Volume 8

Education - 1897
...speak: If we would first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could better Judge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth year since a policy [Kansas-Nebraska bill] was initiated with the avowed object and confident promise of putting an end...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the ..., Volume 1

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1864 - 694 pages
...Lincoln : "If we could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...was initiated with the avowed .object and confident promue of putting an end to Slavery agitation. Under the operation of that policy, that agitation has...
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Logic of History: Five Hundred Political Texts: Being Concentrated Extracts ...

Stephen D. Carpenter - Antislavery movements - 1864 - 351 pages
...LINCOLN'S aims: Extract from Lincoln's speecJi, June 17, 1858. "In my opinion it (slaves,ry agitation) will not cease, until a crisis shall have been reached...passed. A house divided against itself cannot stand. I believe this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free. I do not expect the Union...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Electronic book - 1864 - 510 pages
...are now far on in the fifth year since a policy was instituted for the avowed object, and with the confident promise, of putting an end to slavery agitation...under the operation of that policy, that agitation had not only not ceased, but had constantly augmented. I believe it will not cease until a crisis shall...
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THE AMERICAN CONFLICT A HISTORY OF THE GREAT CIVIL WAR IN THE UNITED STATES ...

HORACE GREELEY - 1865 - 670 pages
...Lincoln : "If we could first know wliere we are, and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...until a crisis shall have been reached and passed. 4A house divided against itself cannot stand.' I believe this Government carinot permanently endure...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...CONVENTION: — If wo could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could better judge? what to do, and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...only not ceased, but has constantly augmented. In ray opinion, it will not cease until a crisis shall have been reached and passed. ilA house divided...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond, Francis Bicknell Carpenter - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...CONTENTION : — If WO COalJ iirst know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could better judge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...not only not ceased, but has constantly augmented, la my opinion, it will not cease until a crisis shall have been reached and passed. "A house divided...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the ..., Volume 1

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1865
...Lincoln: "If we could first know where we are, and whither we are tending, we could better jndge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far into the fifth...object and confident promise of putting an end to Sla-" very agitation. Under the operation of that policy, that agitation has not only not ceased, but...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States ...

Frank Crosby - Presidents - 1865 - 506 pages
...whither we are tending, we could then better judge what to do, and how to do it. We are now far on into the fifth year, since a policy was initiated,...Under the operation of that policy, that agitation had not only not ceased, but has constantly augmented. In my opinion, it will not cease, until a crisis...
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