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" ... 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, will... "
The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events, with Documents, Narratives ... - Page 200
edited by - 1863
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The Civil War: Primary Documents on Events from 1860 to 1865

Ford Risley - History - 2004 - 320 pages
...will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. The President enjoins upon die people thus declared to be free, to abstain from all violence unless in necessary self-defence. He recommends to them, in all cases when allowed, to labor faithfully for wages; and announces that...
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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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The Abolitionist Movement

Claudine L. Ferrell - History - 2006 - 210 pages
...the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to...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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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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Key Issues in the American Saga:the Quest for Freedom

Peter Hitchen - 2005 - 232 pages
...'flocking in their thousands to [Union lines]'. The key passage for our purposes being, 'such persons condition will be received into the armed service of the United States positions, stations and other places.' 28 Within four weeks of Lincoln's announcement, the Massachusetts...
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Apruebe el GED: Estudios Sociales / Passing the GED: Social Studies

InterLingua.com, Incorporated - Education - 2006 - 361 pages
...the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to...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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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 842 pages
...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...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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The American Civil War: An Anthology of Essential Writings

Ian Frederick Finseth - History - 2006 - 629 pages
...the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to...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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The Wit and Wisdom of Abraham Lincoln as Reflected in His Briefer Letters ...

Abraham Lincoln - History - 2006 - 265 pages
...the military and naval authorities thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of said persons. And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to...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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