A History of Wayne County in the World War and in the Wars of the Past (Google eBook)

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Wayne County History Company, 1919 - Wayne County (Ohio) - 394 pages
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Page 12 - 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 into the same from whom labor or service is lawfully claimed in any one of the original States, such fugitive may be lawfully reclaimed and conveyed to the person claiming his or her labor or service as aforesaid.
Page 33 - ... on him, so that in a short time he had nothing but coals of fire and hot ashes to walk upon.
Page 20 - Beginning at the mouth of the Cuyahoga river, upon Lake Erie, and with the said river to the portage, between it and the Tuscarawas branch of the Muskingum, thence down the said branch to the forks, at the carrying place above Fort Laurens, thence...
Page 26 - An act to enable the people of the eastern division of the Territory of the United States northwest of the river Ohio to form a Constitution and State Government, and for the admission of such State into the Union, on an equal footing with the original States, and for other purposes...
Page 159 - ... any well-recognized religious sect or organization at present organized and existing and whose existing creed or principles forbid its members to participate in war in any form...
Page 11 - Woods and Mississippi. The middle State shall be bounded by the said direct line, the Wabash from Post Vincents to the Ohio, by the Ohio, by a direct line drawn due north from the mouth of the great Miami to the said territorial line, and by the said territorial line.
Page 33 - Crawford, at this period of his sufferings, besought the Almighty to have mercy on his soul, spoke very low, and bore his torments with the most manly fortitude. He continued in all the extremities of pain for an hour and...
Page 33 - The Colonel said he would take it all patiently. Upon this Captain Pipe, a Delaware chief, made a speech to the Indians, viz., about thirty or forty men, sixty or seventy squaws and boys. "When the speech was finished they all yelled a hideous and hearty assent to what had been said. The Indian men...
Page 60 - Durbin, of the Methodist Episcopal Church, of which he has been a member since 1856.
Page 267 - And here's to the Gray of the sun-kissed South, When we meet on the fields of France ; May the spirit of Lee be with you all As the Sons of the South advance.

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