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" Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void : it being the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ... - Page 140
by Joseph Hartwell Barrett - 1865 - 842 pages
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The Political Text-book, Or Encyclopedia: Containing Everything Necessary ...

Michael W. Cluskey - United States - 1860 - 790 pages
...commonly called the compromise measures, 10 hereby declared Inoperative and void; It being tbe tro* intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form ami regulate their...
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A Political Text Book for 1860: Comprising a Brief View of Presidential ...

Campaign literature - 1860 - 254 pages
...their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution of the United States.11 Then opened the roar of loose declamation in favor of " Squatter Sovereignty," and "sacred right of self-government." "But," said oppoi! Lion members, " let us amend the bill so as to expressly declare...
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The Life of Stephen A. Douglas

James Washington Sheahan - Politicians - 1860 - 528 pages
...the principle of nonintervention, established by the compromise measnres of IbW, ''it being the trne intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any Territory or state, nor to exelnde it therefrom, bnt to leave the people thereof perffctiy free to form and regnlate their...
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General Laws of the State of Kansas

Kansas - Law - 1861
...fifty, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their...
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The First Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1863 - 368 pages
...1850, commonly called the Compromise Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their...
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The Sectional Controversy: Or, Passages in the Political History of the ...

William Chauncey Fowler - United States - 1863 - 269 pages
...scope and effect of the language of repeal were not left in doubt. It was declared in terms to be " the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their...
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The First Year of the War.

Edward A. Pollard - 1863
...1850, commonly called the Compromise Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their...
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The Story of the Life of John Anderson, the Fugitive Slave

John Anderson - Anderson, John - 1863 - 182 pages
...1850, commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this Act not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Electronic book - 1864 - 510 pages
...argument was incorporated into the Nebraska Bill itself, in the language which follows : " It being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor exclude it^herefrom ; but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States ...

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1864 - 37 pages
...1850 (commonly called the Compromise measures), is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate Slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their...
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