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" And by virtue of the power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be free ; and that the Executive Government of the United States,... "
Life of Abraham Lincoln - Page 400
by Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
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The Church and the Rebellion Against the Government of the United States ...

Robert Livingston Stanton - History - 1864 - 580 pages
...states as before, this, " as a fit and necessary war measure for suppressing the rebellion." He enjoins "upon the people so declared to be free, to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defence," and exhorts them to "labor faithfully for reasonable wages;" declares that " such persons...
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Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln: Sixteenth President of the ...

David Brainerd Williamson - Campaign literature, 1864 - 1864 - 171 pages
...the United States, shall be then, thenceforth and forever free, and the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons, and will do no act or acts to repress such persons, or any of them, in any efforts...
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The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1864
...1863, caused great excitement in the Southern States. It stated that " I he Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons ; " also, " such persons will be received into the armed service of the United States,"...
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Journal

Illinois. General Assembly. House of Representatives - Illinois - 1865
...power and for the purpose aforesaid, i do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within the designated States and parts of States are and henceforward...all violence, unless in necessary self-defense ; and I recommend to them that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And...
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The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ...

Henry Jarvis Raymond, Francis Bicknell Carpenter - United States - 1865 - 808 pages
...power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are, and...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defence ; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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Gems from Abraham Lincoln: Born February 11 [i.e. 12], 1809, in Hardin ...

Abraham Lincoln - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1865 - 30 pages
...power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that ALL PERSONS HELD AS SLAVES within said designated States and parts of States are, and...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary selfdefence, and I recommend to them that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln, Sixteenth President of the United States ...

Frank Crosby - Presidents - 1865 - 506 pages
...power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are, and...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary selfdefence, and I recommend to them, that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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National Jewels: Washington, Lincoln, and the Fathers of the Revolution

Andrew Manship - 1865 - 123 pages
...power and for the purpose aforesaid, 1 do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are, and...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary selfdefence, and I recommend to them, that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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The Life and Administration of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History ...

George Washington Bacon - Biography - 1865 - 183 pages
...power and for the purpose aforeBaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are, and...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary selfdefence ; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labour faithfully for reasonable...
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The Martyr's Monument: Being the Patriotism and Political Wisdom of Abraham ...

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1885 - 297 pages
...power and for the purpose aforesaid, I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States and parts of States are and...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defence ; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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