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" Mexico has passed the boundary of the United States, has invaded our territory, and shed American blood upon the American soil. "
The United States and Mexico, 1821-1848: A History of the Relations Between ... - Page 159
by George Lockhart Rives - 1913
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th ..., Volume 7

United States
...repeatedly threatened to make war upon us, for the purpose of reconquering Texas. In the meantime, we have tried every effort at reconciliation. The...exists by the act of Mexico herself, we are called upen by every consideration of duty and patriotism to vindicate with decision the honor, the rights,...
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The Massachusetts Quarterly Review, Volume 3

1849
...Washington on Saturday, May 9th ; on Monday, Mr. Polk sent a Message to Congress and declared that : — " War exists, and notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico"; "the Mexican Government have at last invaded our territory, and shed the blood of our fellowcitizens...
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Five Years' progress of the slave power

1852 - 84 pages
...the llth of May, the President sent a message to the two houses of Congress, informing them that " war exists, and, notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico herself," and invoking " the prompt action of Congress to recognize the existence of the war, and to place at...
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The Collected Works of ... P. ...

American literature - 1864
...Washington on Saturday, May 9th ; on Monday, Mr Polk sent a message to Congress and declared that — " War exists, and notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico ; " " the Mexican government have at last invaded our territory, and shed the blood of our fellow-citizens...
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1819-1880

John Thomas Scharf - 1879
...announced that "After reiterated menaces, Mexico has passed the boundary of the United States, hns invaded our territory, and shed American blood upon...our efforts to avoid it, exists by the Act of Mexico itself, we are called upon by every consideration of duty and patriotism to vindicate with decision,...
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History of the United States of America Under the Constitution: 1831-1847. 1889

James Schouler - United States - 1889
...of the United States, has invaded our territory, and shed American blood upon the American soil." " War exists, and notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico herself."J This was an ingenious pica to the country, and it had its full effect, though not a word...
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John C. Calhoun

Hermann Von Holst - Legislators - 1882 - 356 pages
...Grande. On the following Monday he sent a message to Congress, which culminated in the assertion that " war exists, and, notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico herself." The House of Representatives at once indorsed the bold statement, without any examination of its truth,...
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The Collected Works of Theodore Parker: Critical writings

Frances Power Cobbe - Theology - 1865
...Washington on Saturday, May 9th ; on Monday, Mr Polk sent a message to Congress and declared that — " War exists, and notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico ; " "the Mexican government have at last invaded our territory, and shed the blood of our fellow-citizens...
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Memoir and Letters of Charles Sumner, Volume 3

1893
...that " Mexico has invaded our territory, and shed American blood upon the American soil," and that " war exists, and, notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico herself." The supporters of the Administration in the House rejected Winthrop's motion to have the official correspondence...
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Memoir and Letters of Charles Sumner, Volume 3

Edward Lillie Pierce - Statesmen - 1893
...that " Mexico has invaded our territory, and shed American blood upon the American soil," and that " war exists, and, notwithstanding all our efforts to avoid it, exists by the act of Mexico herself." The supporters of the Administration in the House rejected Winthrop's motion to have the official correspondence...
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