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" That the present deplorable civil war has been forced upon the country by the disunionists of the southern States, now in revolt against the constitutional Government, and in arms around the capital ; that in this national emergency Congress, banishing... "
The American Annual Cyclopedia and Register of Important Events of the Year - Page 239
1864
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The Political History of the United States of America During the Period of ...

Edward McPherson - Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877) - 1880 - 670 pages
...This was done in July, 1861, by their passing the following resolution, offered by Mr. Grillenden : " That in this national emergency, Congress, banishing...of mere passion or resentment, will recollect only ite duty to the whole country ; that this war is not waged, upon our part, in any spirit of oppression,...
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The Theory of Our National Existence: As Shown by the Action of ..., Volume 959

John Codman Hurd - Constitutional law - 1881 - 654 pages
...to resolutions of the House of Representatives of July 22 and 25, 1861, as speaking of " a civil war forced upon the country by the disunionists of the...in revolt against the constitutional government." But he does not appear to have noticed their language as discriminating between the States and citizens...
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History of American Politics (non-partisan): Embracing a History of the ...

Walter Raleigh Houghton - Political parties - 1882 - 592 pages
...following: " Resolved, by the House of Representatives of the United States, That the present deplorable war has been forced upon the country by the disunionists...constitutional government, and in arms around the capital." It was also resolved, July 22 : " That in this national emergency, Congress, banishing all feelings...
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The Popular History of the Civil War in America, 1861-1865: A Complete ...

George B. Herbert - United States - 1884 - 422 pages
...the effect that: "The present deplorable civil war has heen forced upon the country by the communists of the Southern States now in revolt against the Constitutional Government, and in arms around the Capiti >1, and that, in this National emergency, Congress, banishing all feeling of mere passion or...
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Essays and Speeches of Jeremiah S. Black

Jeremiah Sullivan Black - Biography - 1885 - 650 pages
...you here the words of the resolution itself from the " Congressional Globe," page 223 : "Resolved: That the present deplorable civil war has been forced...by the disunionists of the Southern States, now in arms against the constitutional government, and in arms around the capital ; that, in this national...
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The Writings and Speeches of Samuel J. Tilden, Volume 1

Samuel Jones Tilden - 1885 - 852 pages
...the objects of the war, — "•Resolved, That the present deplorable civil war lias been forced npon the country by the disunionists of the Southern States...the constitutional government and in arms around the Capitol; that in this national emergency Congress, banishing all feeling of mere passion or resentment,...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Volume 1

Isaac N. Arnold - Illustrated books - 1885 - 476 pages
...July, 1861, Mr. Crittenden offered the following resolution, defining the object of the war: Resolved, That the present deplorable civil war has been forced upon the country by the dtsunion iM s of the Southern states, now in revolt against the constitutional government, and in arms...
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The Great Conspiracy: Its Origin and History

John Alexander Logan - Lincoln-Douglas Debates, Ill., 1858 - 1886 - 912 pages
...following Resolutions: "Resolved by the House of Representatives of the Congress of the United States, That the present deplorable Civil War has been forced...by the Disunionists of the Southern States, now in arms against the Constitutional Government, and in arms around the Capital; that in this National emergency,...
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The Republic, Or, A History of the United States of America in ..., Volume 18

John Robert Irelan - Presidents - 1888 - 648 pages
...thousand eight hundred and sixtyone, adopted a resolution in the words following, to wit: '"Resolved, That the present deplorable civil war has been forced...in this national emergency Congress, banishing all feelings of mere passion or resentment, will recollect only its duty to the whole country ; that this...
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Why the Solid South?: Or, Reconstruction and Its Results

Hilary Abner Herbert - Reconstruction - 1890 - 486 pages
...following, namely; " Resolved by the House of Representatives of the Congress of the United States, That the present deplorable civil war has been forced...in this national emergency Congress, banishing all feelings of passion or resentment, will recollect only its duty to the whole country ; that this war...
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