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" And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind, and the gracious favor of Aimighty God. "
Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 401
by Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
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Incidents and Anecdotes of the War: With Narratives of Great Battles, Great ...

Orville James Victor - United States - 1866 - 554 pages
...reasonable wages. "And I further declare and make known that each persons of suitable condition will bo received into the armed service of the United States...stations, and other places, and to man vessels of ull sorts in said service. "And upon this, sincerely believed to bo an act of justice, warranted by...
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th ..., Volume 8

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1866
...recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known that such persons,...will be received into the armed service of the United State to garrison forts, positions, station*, and other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in...
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Six Months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln: The Story of a Picture

Francis Bicknell Carpenter - Lincoln, Abraham - 1866 - 359 pages
...embodying his views upon the subject, which closed with the appropriate and solemn words referred to : "And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice warranted by the Constitution, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God ! " Mr. Lincoln...
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Six Months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln: The Story of a Picture

Francis Bicknell Carpenter - 1866 - 359 pages
...to : "And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice warranted by the Constitution, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God ! " Mr. Lincoln adopted this sentence intact, excepting that he inserted after the word " Constitution...
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Six Months at the White House with Abraham Lincoln: The Story of a Picture

Francis Bicknell Carpenter - Lincoln, Abraham - 1866 - 359 pages
...indispensable book for all New Englanders, should be placed within the reach of ali. — Hartford Press. " Upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of Justice, warranted by thi Constitution upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind, and the gracious...
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Life of David Bell Birney, Major-general United States Volunteers

Oliver Wilson Davis - History - 1867 - 436 pages
...recommend to them that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known that such persons,...vessels of all sorts in said service. And upon this, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity,...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Presidents - 1867 - 480 pages
...and maintain the freedom of said persona." The proclamation is concluded with the following words : " And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act...mankind, and the gracious favor of Almighty God." Of this proclamation " The London Spectator " says, " We cannot read it without a renewed conviction...
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The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1867
...words ot the Emancipation Proclamation: "And upon this, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God." Within the temple о statue of the dead President rests upon a sarcophagus, and the four mournim: Victories,...
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Edward A. Wild and the African Brigade in the Civil War

Frances Harding Casstevens - History - 2003 - 325 pages
...freed the slaves in the states currently in "rebellion against the United States," but it guaranteed that "such persons of suitable condition will be received...other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service."3 This was the key to allowing blacks to serve in the United States armed forces. Lincoln's...
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Abraham Lincoln and a Nation Worth Fighting for

History - 2003 - 240 pages
...the Declaration of Independence — except for the final paragraph, adapted from Chase, which read, "And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act...of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God." Reaction at home and abroad was generally favorable, except from the Democrats. Secretary of War Stanton,...
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