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" Congress, banishing all feelings of mere passion or resentment, will recollect only its duty to the whole country ; that this war is not waged on their part in any spirit of oppression, or for any purpose of conquest or subjugation, or purpose of overthrowing... "
Journal: 1st-13th Congress . Repr. 14th Congress, 1st Session - 50th ... - Page 43
by United States. Congress. House - 1863
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A Fire-eater Remembers: The Confederate Memoir of Robert Barnwell Rhett

Robert Barnwell Rhett, William C. Davis - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 152 pages
...upon our part in any spirit of oppression, nor for any purpose of conquest or subjugation; nor for the purpose of overthrowing or interfering with the rights...equality and rights of the several States unimpaired; that as soon as these objects are accomplished the War ought to cease. Here clearly was presented to...
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We the People, Volume 2

Bruce A. Ackerman - History - 2000 - 538 pages
...overthrowing or interfering with the rights or established institutions of those States [in rebellion] . . ., but to defend and maintain the supremacy of the Constitution...equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired." 27 SOME PULSE-TAKING: THE ELECTIONS OF 1867 So matters stood as the nation paused for the elections...
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Reassessing the Presidency: The Rise of the Executive State and the Decline ...

John V. Denson - Executive power - 2001 - 791 pages
...but to defend and maintain the supremacy of the Constitution and all laws made in pursuance thereof, and to preserve the Union, with all the dignity, equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired; that as soon as these objects are accomplished the war ought to cease.2 Thousands of Northerners enlisted...
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The Birth of the Grand Old Party: The Republicans' First Generation

Robert F. Engs, Randall M. Miller - History - 2002 - 202 pages
...their part in any spirit of oppression, or lor any purpose of conquest or subiugation, nor for the purpose of overthrowing or interfering with the rights...equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired; and that as soon as these objects are accomplished the war ought to cease.1 Republicans owned great majorities...
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On the Road to Total War: The American Civil War and the German Wars of ...

Stig Förster, Jorg Nagler - History - 2002 - 720 pages
...rights or established institutions of the States"— in plain words, slavery — but intended only "to defend and maintain the supremacy of the Constitution...dignity, equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired."13 There were, to be sure, murmurings in the North against this soft-war approach, this...
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The Battle of Gettysburg

Franklin Aretas Haskell - History - 2002 - 124 pages
...but to defend and maintain the supremacy of the Constitution and all laws made in pursuance thereof and to preserve the Union, with all the dignity, equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired; that as soon as these objects are accomplished the war ought to cease. And whereas these resolutions...
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The American Congress: The Building of Democracy

Julian E. Zelizer - Political Science - 2004 - 784 pages
...their part in any spirit of oppression, or for any purpose of conquest or subjugation, nor for the purpose of overthrowing or interfering with the rights...equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired; and ... as soon as these objects are accomplished the war ought to cease. (Cong. Glohe, 37 Cong., 1 sess.,...
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Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States ..., Volume 12

Clement A. Evans - History - 2004 - 560 pages
...solemnly declared that the war was waged “to defend the Constitution and all laws in pursuance thereof, and to preserve the Union with all the dignity, equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired; that as soon as these objects were accomplished the war ought to cease.” This was the accepted theory...
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The Supremacy Clause: A Reference Guide to the United States Constitution

Christopher R. Drahozal - Law - 2004 - 206 pages
...rights or established institutions of those Stales, but to defend and maintain (he supremacy of Ihe Constitution and to preserve the Union, with all the dignity, equality, and rights of the several Stales unimpaired."189 The Johnson Resolutions passed by the Senate were to Ihe same effect, adding...
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The Civil War and the Constitution 1859-1865, Vol. 2, Volume 2

John W. Burgess - History - 2005 - 384 pages
...resentment, will recollect only its duty to the whole country ; that this war is not waged on their part in any spirit of oppression, or for any purpose of...equality, and rights of the several States unimpaired ; that as soon as these objects are accomplished the war ought to oease." At the very time, however,...
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