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" States, shall be then, thenceforward, and forever free; and the Executive Government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons, and will do no act or acts to repress... "
The Book of Lincoln - Page 49
by Mary Wright-Davis - 1919 - 383 pages
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The American Civil War and the British Press

Alfred Grant - History - 2000 - 197 pages
...Government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons, and will...any efforts they may make for their actual freedom. Now, therefore, I, Abraham Lincoln, President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested...
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Faulkner's County: The Historical Roots of Yoknapatawpha

Don Harrison Doyle - History - 2001 - 458 pages
...meaning to whites in the South, the proclamation specified that the federal government "will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons, and will...any efforts they may make for their actual freedom." What this implied was that the invading Union army would not only allow but would also encourage slave...
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Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

Charles A. Taylor - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 32 pages
...government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons and will...their actual freedom. That the Executive will on the 1st day of January aforesaid, by proclamation, designate the States and parts of States, if any, which...
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Student's Guide to Landmark Congressional Laws on Civil Rights

Marcus D. Pohlmann, Linda Vallar Whisenhunt - Law - 2002 - 284 pages
...government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons and will...any efforts they may make for their actual freedom. . . . And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to be free to abstain from all violence, unless...
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The Civil War

Susan Provost Beller - History - 2002 - 103 pages
...Government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons, and will...any efforts they may make for their actual freedom. . . . And I further declare and make known that such persons of suitable condition will be received...
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Nowhere to Turn

Alan N. Kay - Juvenile Fiction - 2003 - 149 pages
...government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons and will...efforts they may make for their actual freedom.... And I further declare and make known that such persons [freed slaves] of suitable condition will be...
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Focus on World History: The First Global Age and the Age of Revolution

Kathy Sammis - Education - 2002 - 146 pages
...govemment of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons and will...any efforts they may make for their actual freedom And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to be free to abstain from all violence, unless in...
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The Hero's Journey Toward a Second American Century

Michael E. Salla - History - 2002 - 224 pages
...government of the United States, including the military and naval authority thereof, will recognize and maintain the freedom of such persons and will...persons, or any of them, in any efforts they may make for the actual freedom.10 Freeing the slaves was all along the implicit goal of the Union, and now it became...
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Sourcebook and Index: Documents That Shaped the American Nation

Steven Mintz - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 160 pages
...suppressing: holding down, stifling designated: chosen henceforward: from now on abstain from: give up That the Executive will, on the first day of January...parts of States, if any, in which the people thereof, shall on that day be, in good faith, represented in the Congress of the United States by members chosen...
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The Civil War Generation

Norman K. Risjord - History - 2002 - 371 pages
...the United States," Lincoln had written, "including the military and naval authority thereof . . . will do no act or acts to repress such persons, or...efforts they may make for their actual freedom." That language sent a shock wave through white Richmond. Thousands of slaves had been brought in from the...
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