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" 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, including the military and naval authorities thereof,... "
The Life and Public Services of Abraham Lincoln ...: Together with His State ... - Page 260
by Henry Jarvis Raymond - 1865 - 808 pages
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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America

Allen C. Guelzo - History - 2005 - 332 pages
...authorities would simply recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. The Proclamation would then enjoin upon the people so declared to be free to abstain...when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages?5 Otherwise, the final draft simply executed the threat contained in the preliminary Emancipation...
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Thirty Years to Life on Earth

Jeffrey Danhoff - Poetry - 2005 - 112 pages
...Lincoln entered a special line right in the Proclamation specifically to warn against such actions. "...And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense." Lincoln was taking no chances and as we now know in the end he must have realized that...
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Abraham Lincoln: The Gettysburg Speech A

Carl Schurz, James Russell Lowell, Ralph Waldo Emerson - History - 2005 - 196 pages
...the people so declared to "be free, to abstain from 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 I farther declare and make known that such persons of suitable condition will be received into the armed...
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One Nation, Indivisible?: A Study of Secession and the Constitution

Robert F. Hawes - Political Science - 2006 - 374 pages
...and parts of States, are, and henceforward shall be free; and that the Executive government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known, that such persons of suitable condition, will be received into the armed service of the United...
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Fleeing to Freedom on the Underground Railroad: The Courageous Slaves ...

Elaine Landau - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2006 - 88 pages
...and parts of States, are, and henceforward shall be free; and that the Executive government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known, that such persons of suitable condition, will be received into the armed service of the United...
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What We Dragged Out of Slavery with Us

Claude A. Green - History - 2006 - 152 pages
...and parts of States, are, and henceforward shall be free; and that the Executive government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known, that such persons of suitable condition, will be received into the armed service of the United...
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Apruebe el GED: Estudios Sociales / Passing the GED: Social Studies

InterLingua.com, Incorporated - Education - 2006 - 361 pages
...and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be, free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...self-defence; and I recommend to them that, in all case when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make known...
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The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln as Reflected in His Briefer Letters ...

Abraham Lincoln - History - 2006 - 265 pages
...and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be, free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense; and I recommend to them that, in all cases where allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 629 pages
...and parts of States are, and henceforward shall be, free; and that the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authorities...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 842 pages
...including the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of Raid persons. And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared...to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense, and I recommend to them, that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable...
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