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" House dissenting), had declared that "by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war exists between that Government and the United States... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 105
by Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
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The works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 22

Hubert Howe Bancroft - 1886
...military operations further. It was on May 13th that congress voted, and President Polk proclaimed, that "by the act of the republic of Mexico a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." As to the popular sentiment in the United States respecting the acquisition of California, there is...
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History of California, Volume 22

Hubert Howe Bancroft - California - 1886
...military operations further. It was on May 13th that congress voted, and President Polk proclaimed, that "by the act of the republic of Mexico a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." As to the popular sentiment in the United States respecting the acquisition of California, there is...
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A History of the United States in Chronological Order from A.D. 432 to the ...

Frederick Thomas Jones - United States - 1886 - 274 pages
...for the conquest of California. While these events are in progress, Congress declares (11 May) that by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war exists between that Government and the US; authorizes the 1846. President to raise 50,000troops, and (13) appropriates $10,000,000 to carry...
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History of California, Volume 22

Hubert Howe Bancroft - California - 1886
...military operations further. It was on May 13th that congress voted, and President Polk proclaimed, that "by the act of the republic of Mexico a state of war exists between that (jovernment and the United States." o As to the popular sentiment in the United States respecting the...
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Decisions of the Department of the Interior in Appealed Pension ..., Volume 5

United States. Department of the Interior - Bounties, Military - 1892
...Mexico, referred to by Congress in the preamble to the act of May 13, 1846, which recites that, " whereas by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." The question, " when did the War with Mexico begin ? " was decided by Secretary Ewing June 10, 1850....
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Manual of the Constitution of the United States

Israel Ward Andrews - United States - 1887 - 348 pages
...States of America and their territories."1 In 1846 the preamble of the act of Congress says, "Whereas, by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." In 1798 Congress declared the United States to be freed and exonerated from the stipulations of the...
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The Republic: History of the life, administration, and times of James Knox ...

John Robert Irelan - 1888
...complaint against Mexico, to Congress; and that body, by the act of the 13th of May, 1846, declared that, "by the act of the Republic of Mexico, a state of...exists between that government and the United States," this act declaring " the war to exist by the act of the Republic of Mexico," and making provision for...
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The American Nation: Its Executive, Legislative, Political ..., Volume 2

James Harrison Kennedy - Presidents - 1888
...reconnoissance. Information of this action reaching congress on May 13, 1846, that body declared that, " by the act of the republic of Mexico, a state of war...exists between that government and the United States." At the same time congress placed at the disposal of the President, the militia, military and naval...
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Appleton's Cyclopędia of American Biography: Pickering-Sumter

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1888
...begun, and appropriating $10,000,000 for its prosecution. Its preamble read as follows: " Whereas, by the act of the republic of Mexico, a state of war exists between that government and the Uniftd States." The Whigs protested against this statement as untrue, alleging that the president had...
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The National Democratic Party: Its History, Principles, Acievements, and Aims

William Lyne Wilson - 1888 - 639 pages
...our fellowcitiTens on our own soil." Congress immediately passed an act reciting in its preamble that "by the act of the Republic of Mexico a state of war existed between that government and the United States," and providing for its prosecution. The Whigs...
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