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" Whereas, in and by the Constitution of the United States, it is provided that the President "shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States, except in cases of impeachment... "
The War with the South: A History of the Late Rebellion, with Biographical ... - Page 284
by Robert Tomes - 1862
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Electronic book - 1864 - 510 pages
...the publication of his annual message, in the celebrated paper following : A PROCLAMATION. WHERF.AS, In and by the Constitution of the United States, it...States have for a long time been subverted, and many persous have committed and are now guilty of treason against the United States; and whereas, with reference...
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Papers Relating to Foreign Affairs, Accompanying the Annual ..., Volume 5

United States. Department of State - United States - 1866
...of State. By the President of the United States of America. A PROCLAMATION. Whereas, in and hy the Constitution of the United States, it is provided...States, except in cases of impeachment ; and Whereas a rehellion now exists, wharehy the loyal State governments of several Stuff* have for a long time heen...
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HISTORY OF THE ADMINISTRATION OF PRESIDENT LINCOLN

HENRY J. RAYMOND. - 1864
...1863. (Signed) * AJJBAHAM LINCOLN. The following proclamation is appended to the message: PROCLAMATION Whereas, In and by the Constitution of the United...President shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States, except in cases of impeachment—and, whereas, a rebellion...
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LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

FRANK CROSBY - 1865
...emancipation, inaugurated by him, a condition precedent to any act of clemency to be exercised by himself: " WHEREAS, In and by the Constitution of the United...President ' shall have power to grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States, except in cases of impeachment;7 and whereas, a rebellion...
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Southern History of the War: The Third Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1865 - 391 pages
...They were briefly these : * The following are the material portions of this remarkable proclamation : Whereas, In and by the Constitution of the United...is provided that the President shall have power to give reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States, except in cases of impeachment,...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...ABRAHAM LINCOLN. December - 1863. The following proclamation was appended to the Message ; PROCLAMATION. Whereas, in and by the Constitution of the United States, it is provided that the President shall hnve power to grant reprieves and pardons for offences against the United States, except in cases of...
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History of the Great Rebellion, from Its Commencement to Its Close ..., Volume 1

Thomas Prentice Kettell - United States - 1865 - 778 pages
...for the revolted States, which is rally set forth in the following proclamation : — PROCLAMATION. " Whereas, In and by the Constitution of the United States, it is provided thnt the President shall hayo power to grant reprieves and pardons for oOences against the United States,...
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Papers Relating to Foreign Affairs, Part 1

United States. Department of State - United States - 1866
...the President of the United States of America. A PROCLAMATION. Whereas, in and by the Constitntion of the United States, it is provided that the President...in cases of impeachment ; and Whereas a rebellion Jew exists, whereby the loyal State governments of several States have for a long time been subverted,...
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Papers relating to foreign affairs [afterw.] Foreign relations of ..., Part 1

United States dept. of state - 1866
...have committed, and are now guilty of, treason against the United States; and Whereas, in and hy the Constitution of the United States, it is provided...States, except in cases of impeachment;" and Whereas, with reference to said rehellion and treason, laws have heen enacted hy Congress, declaring forfeitures...
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Southern History of the War, Volume 1

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1866
...the material portions of this remarkable proclamation : Whereas, In and by the Constitution of tho United States, it is provided that the President shall have power to give reprieves and pardons for oSUncea against the United States, except in cases of impeachment, and...
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