The Civil War: The National View, כרך 15

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עמוד 478 - Some trust in chariots and some in horses; but we will remember the name of the Lord our God. We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners. "General Townsend then read the original dispatch announcing the fall of
עמוד 207 - but everywhere, spread all over in characters of living light, blazing on all its ample folds, as they float over the sea and over the land, and in every wind under the whole heavens, that other sentiment, dear to every true American heart—Liberty and Union, now and forever, one and
עמוד 130 - was ratified, and also all acts, and parts of acts, of the General Assembly of this State, ratifying amendments of said Constitution, are hereby repealed; and that the union now subsisting between South Carolina and other States, under the name of 'The United States of America,' is hereby dissolved.
עמוד 273 - If I save this army now, I tell you plainly that I owe no thanks to you or to any other persons in Washington. You have done your best to sacrifice this army." The president with infinite patience replied—"Save your army at all events," and promised immediate reinforcements. McClellan began his retreat, with upwards of
עמוד 130 - John A. Inglis, chancellor, and judge in Chancery, reported the Ordinance: "We, the People of the State of South Carolina, in Convention assembled, do declare and ordain, and it is hereby declared and ordained, "That the Ordinance adopted by us in Convention, on the twenty-third day of May, in the year of
עמוד 218 - Article XIII.—No amendment shall be made to the Constitution which will authorize or give to Congress the power to abolish or interfere, within any State, with the domestic institutions thereof, including that of persons held to labor or service by the laws of said State.
עמוד 116 - only three months before his nomination—on the return to the principles of the fathers respecting slavery: The Nation owed its prosperity to the Union. The right of each State to order and control its own domestic institutions according to its own judgment should be maintained inviolate, being essential to the balance of power upon which the endurance of the republic depended. The dogma
עמוד 100 - that this government cannot endure permanently half slave and half free. I do not expect the Union to be dissolved—I do not expect the house to fall—but I do expect that it will cease to be divided. It
עמוד 101 - even hostile elements, we gathered from the four winds, and formed and fought the battle through, under the constant hot fire of a disciplined, proud and pampered enemy. Did we brave all then to falter now?— now, when the same enemy is wavering, dissevered and belligerent? The result is not
עמוד 94 - We recognize the right of the people of all the Territories, including Kansas and Nebraska, acting through the legally and fairly expressed will of a majority of actual residents, and whenever the number of their inhabitants justifies it, to form a constitution, with or without domestic slavery, and be admitted into the Union upon terms of

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