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EARLY HISTORY WITH BIOGRAPHIES OF STATE OFFICERS - Page 11
1888
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Journal: 1st-13th Congress . Repr. 14th Congress, 1st Session - 50th ...

States Congress House United States Congress House - United States
...the end of the 6th section the following — " Provided, however, That there shall neither be slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted." And the question being put, Will the House...
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A digest of the laws of the United States of America, from March 4th, 1789 ...

Edward Ingersoll, United States - Law - 1821 - 845 pages
...number of free inhabitants in the state than sixty thousand. ART. 6. There shall be neither slaycry nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted; provided always, that any person escaping...
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Selections, from Several Literary Works: Comprising The Declaration of ...

Thomas O'Connor - English literature - 1824 - 153 pages
...passed in 1787, a compact which •was declared to be unalterable, the sixth article of which provides, that " there shall be 'neither slavery nor involuntary...the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment for crimes, whereof the ft arty shall have been duly convicted.') In pursuance of this compact, all...
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A General Abridgment and Digest of American Law: With Occasional ..., Volume 7

Nathan Dane - Law - 1824
...contracts or engagements, bonafide, and without fraud, previously formed." " There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted ; provided always, that any person escaping...
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The African Observer, Volumes 1-12

Enoch Lewis - Slavery - 1827
...required to be erected. The 6th article of this ordinance is as follows : " There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted."* A proviso here follows, respecting the...
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The American Jurist and Law Magazine, Volume 14

Law - 1836
...territory. The sixth and last article is in the following words : ' There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes whereof the party shall have been duly convicted ; provided always, that any person escaping...
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The American Jurist, Volume 3

Law - 1830
...take notice of Its stipulations. The sixth article stipulates that " there shall be neither slavery or involuntary servitude, in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted : Provided always, that any person escaping...
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American Annual Register, Volume 6

Joseph Blunt - United States - 1832
...unless by common consent.' Among these articles is the following: ' There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than in the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted.' By an act of Congress of 1789, and another...
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A Practical Treatise on the Law of Slavery: Being a Compilation of All the ...

Jacob D. Wheeler - Slavery - 1837 - 476 pages
...does not exist ; that it is forbidden by law. The ordinance of congress of the year 1797, providing that "there shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than for the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been con_ victed. Provided, that any person...
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A practical treatise on the law of slavery: Being a compilation of all the ...

Jacob D. Wheeler - Slavery - 1837 - 476 pages
...does not exist ; that it is forbidden by law. The ordinance of congress of the year 1797, providing that "there shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in the said territory, otherwise than for the punishment of crimes, whereof the party shall have been con_ victed. Provided, that any person...
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