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" soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient for the armies we require and can afford to keep in the field, to employ as a soldier, the negro, . . . would scarcely be deemed wise or advantageous by any and this is the question now before... "
The Mississippi Valley Historical Review - Page 52
1919
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NATIONAL HISTORY OF THE WAR FOR THE UNION, Cibil, Military and Nabal.

EVERT A. DUYCKINCK - 1861
...regarded, I must dissent from those who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...keep in the field, to employ as a soldier, the negro who has merely been trained to labor, and as a laborer, the white man,, accustomed from his youth to...
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Southern History of the War: The Last Year of the War

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1866 - 363 pages
...slaves; but he added: " The subject is to be viewed solely in the light of policy and our social economy. Should the alternative ever be presented of subjugation or of the employment of the slave as a soldier, there seems to be no reason to doubt what then should be our decision." We have,...
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The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 1

Jefferson Davis - Confederate States of America - 1881
...regarded, I must dissent from those who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...keep in the field, to employ as a soldier the negro, who has merely been trained to labor, and, as a laborer, the white man accustomed from his youth to...
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The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government, Volume 1

Jefferson Davis - Confederate States of America - 1881
...regarded, I must dissent from those who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...keep in the field, to employ as a soldier the negro, who has merely been trained to labor, and, as a laborer, the white man accustomed from his youth to...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 16

United States - 1886
...regarded, I must dissent from those who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...keep in the field, to employ as a soldier the negro, who has merely been trained to labor, and, as a laborer, the white man accustomed from his youth to...
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The Great Conspiracy: Its Origin and History

John Alexander Logan - Slavery - 1886 - 810 pages
..."a general levy and arming of the Slaves for the duty of soldiers," none the less declared that ; ' should the alternative ever be presented of subjugation, or of the employment of the Slave as a soldier, there seems no reason to doubt what should then be our decision.'' In the meantime,...
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Abraham Lincoln: A History, Volume 6

John George Nicolay, John Hay - Presidents - 1890
...says : I must dissent from those who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...keep in the field, to employ as a soldier the negro, who has merely been trained to labor, and as a laborer, the white man accustomed from his youth...
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Abraham Lincoln: A History, Volume 6

John George Nicolay, John Hay - United States - 1890
...says : I must dissent from those who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...keep in the field, to employ as a soldier the negro, who has merely been trained to labor, and as a laborer, the white man accustomed from his youth...
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The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union ...

United States. War Dept, Robert Nicholson Scott, Henry Martyn Lazelle, George Breckenridge Davis, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph William Kirkley, Fred Crayton Ainsworth, John Sheldon Moodey - Confederate States of America - 1900
...regarded, I must dissent from tho.se who advise a general levy and arming of the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Until our white population shall prove insufficient...and can afford to keep in the field, to employ as :i soldier the negro, who has merely been trained to labor, and as a laborer [under] the white man,...
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A Political History of Slavery: Being an Account of the Slavery ..., Volume 2

William Henry Smith - Slavery - 1903
...not approve of the policy of making a general levy and arming the slaves for the duty of soldiers. Should the alternative ever be presented of subjugation or of the employment of the slave as a soldier, there was no doubt of what the decision would be. Meanwhile he recommended the...
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