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" Nay: we hold with Jefferson, to the inalienable right of Communities to alter or abolish forms of Government that have become oppressive or injurious ; and, if the Cotton States shall decide that they can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist... "
Georgia: Comprising Sketches of Counties, Towns, Events, Institutions, and ... - Page 265
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Perley's Reminiscences of Sixty Years in the National Metropolis, Volumes 1-2

Benjamin Perley Poore - United States - 1885
...afterward, Horace Greeley wrote to the Tribune as follows : " If the Cotton States shall become satisfied that they can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace." Less than a week after the election Mr. Yancey said, in a public address, in Montgomery, his home,...
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Papers, Volume 16

Southern Historical Society - 1888
...alter or abolish forms of government that have become oppressive or injurious, and if the Cotton States decide that they can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist on telling them go in peace. The right to secede may be a revolutionary one, but it exists nevertheless,...
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The Lost Cause: A New Southern History of the War of the Confederates ...

Edward Alfred Pollard - Confederate States of America - 1890 - 752 pages
...government ilmt have become oppressive or injurious, and if the Cotton States shall become satisfied that they can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace. The vrlit to accede may be a revolutionary one, but it exists nevertheless, and we do not see bow one...
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Abraham Lincoln and men of war-times: some personal recollections of war and ...

Alexander Kelly McClure - Presidents - 1892 - 496 pages
...published an editorial in the Tribune in which he said: "If the Cotton States shall become satisfied that they can do better out of the Union than in it,...letting them go in peace. . . . The right to secede ;nay be a revolutionary one, but it exists nevertheless. We must ever resist the right of any State...
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Abraham Lincoln

Charles Carleton Coffin - 1892 - 13 pages
...secede from the State of New York. LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. JEFFERSON DAVIS. " If the cotton States can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace," wrote Horace Greeley, editor of the New York" Tribune," who had done what he could to elect Mr. Lincoln....
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Abraham Lincoln

John Torrey Morse - United States - 1893
...leadership. November 9, 1860, it was appalling to read in the editorial columns of his sheet, that "if the Cotton States shall decide that they can do...than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace;" that, while the "Tribune" denied the right of nullification, yet it would admit that "to withdraw from...
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Abraham Lincoln

Charles Carleton Coffin - 1893 - 542 pages
...secede from the State of New York. LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN. JF.FFER8ON DAVIS. " If the cotton States can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace," wrote Horace Greeley, editor of the New York " Tribune," who had done what he could to elect Mr. Lincoln....
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Abraham Lincoln

Charles Carleton Coffin - 1893 - 542 pages
...inaugurated at home," said the Democratic politicians of Albany. JEFFERSON DAVIS. " If the cotton States can do better out of the Union than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace," wrote Horace Greeley, editor of the Xew York " Tribune," who had done what he could to elect Mr. Lincoln....
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Salmon Portland Chase

Albert Bushnell Hart - Statesmen - 1899 - 465 pages
...clearest tones preaching non-resistance ; on November 9, 1860, his New York "Tribune" declared that " if the cotton States shall decide that they can do...than in it, we insist on letting them go in peace." Extremists like William Lloyd Garrison of course were delighted at the opportunity to free the Union...
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Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States History, Volume 9

Clement Anselm Evans - Confederate States of America - 1899
...election Horace Greeley in the New York Tribune said : " If the cotton States shall become satisfied that they can do better out of the Union than in it,...letting them go in peace. The right to secede may still be a revolutionary one, but it exists nevertheless. We must ever resist the right of any State...
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