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" Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void : it being the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate... "
Collections of the Kansas State Historical Society - Page 181
1915
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The Life of Charles Sumner: With Choice Specimens of His Eloquence, a ...

David Addison Harsha - 1856 - 329 pages
...without precedent, and which has been aptly called " a stump speech in its belly," namely, " it being the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate...therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the constitution...
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Reports of Committees: 30th Congress, 1st Session - 48th Congress, 2nd Session

United States. Congress. Senate - United States - 1856
...Kansas-Nebraska act to maintain and perpetuate, as affirmed in the following provision: " It being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate...therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution...
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Wells' national hand-book: embracing numerous invaluable documents ..., Volume 4

John G. Wells - Biography & Autobiography - 1856 - 144 pages
...fifty, commonly called the Compromise Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this Act not to legislate...therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution...
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American slavery: a reprint of an article on "Uncle Tom's cabin", of which a ...

Nassau William Senior - Slavery - 1856 - 164 pages
...precedent, and which has been aptly called " a stump speech in its belly," namely : " it being the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate...therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution...
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Annual Register, Volume 97

Edmund Burke - History - 1856
...and effect of the language of repeal were not left in doubt. It was declared, in terms, to be the ' true intent and meaning of this Act not to legislate...therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject to the constitution of the...
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Leaven for Doughfaces: Or, Threescore and Ten Parables Touching Slavery

Darius Lyman - Slavery - 1856 - 332 pages
...and effect of the language of repeal were not left in doubt. It was declared, in terms, to be " the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate...therefrom, but to leave the People thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution...
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Official Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention

Political Science - 1856 - 78 pages
...than give the force of law to this elementary principle of self-government; declaring it to be " the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate...therefrom; but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution...
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The Congressional Globe

United States. Congress, Francis Preston Blair, John Cook Rives, Franklin Rives, George A. Bailey - United States - 1856
...commonly called the compromise measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the tnic intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery...therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the Constitution...
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The crime against Kansas: The apologies for the crime. The true remedy

Charles Sumner - Kansas - 1856 - 95 pages
...without precedent, and which has been aptlj called "a stump speech in its belly," namely, " it being the true intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate...exclude it therefrom, -but to leave the people thereof perfectlyfree to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the...
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a history of the struggle for slavery extension or restriction in the united ...

horace greeley - 1856
...fifty, commonly called the Com* promise Measures, is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate...exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfeetlv free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject only to the...
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