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" And I hereby enjoin upon the people so declared to be free to abstain from all violence, unless in necessary self-defense; and I recommend to them that, in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare and make... "
The Book of Lincoln - Page 51
by Mary Wright-Davis - 1919 - 383 pages
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The Constitutionalist: Notes on the First Amendment

George Anastaplo - Law - 2005 - 826 pages
...Emancipation Proclamation was drafted. The limited interference with slavery in that instrument was "sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution upon military necessity. ..." Ibid., 2:288. See, also, chap. 4, n. 56, above; chap. 7, nn. 54, 55, 95, below. See Walter Berns,...
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Key Issues in the American Saga:the Quest for Freedom

Peter Hitchen - 2005 - 232 pages
...'flocking in their thousands to [Union lines]'. The key passage for our purposes being, 'such persons condition will be received into the armed service of the United States positions, stations and other places.' 28 Within four weeks of Lincoln's announcement, the Massachusetts...
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Vicksburg's Long Shadow: The Civil War Legacy of Race and Remembrance

Christopher Waldrep - History - 2005 - 344 pages
...rebellious states but also announced that he would receive the freed slaves into the armed services of the United States "to garrison forts, positions, stations, and other places." On the last day of March, Halleck wrote unofficially to Grant "as a friend." Stop mistreating the slaves...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Biography & Autobiography - 1865 - 842 pages
...unless in necessary self-defense, and I recommend to them, that in all cases, when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages. And I further declare...vessels of all sorts in said service. And upon this, sincerely believed to be an act of justice, warranted by the Constitution, upon military necessity,...
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The Southern Journey of a Civil War Marine: The Illustrated Note-Book of ...

Edward T. Cotham, Jr. - History - 2009 - 223 pages
...President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation addressed receiving slaves who came within Federal lines: And I further declare and make known that such persons...places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service. In practice this meant that many escaped slaves were assigned to perform some of the hardest and most...
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Free at Last?: Black America in the Twenty-First Century

Juan Jose Battle, Michael Bennett, Anthony J. Lemelle, Jr. - Social Science - 294 pages
...unless in necessary self-defense; and I recommend to them that in all cases when allowed, they labor faithfully for reasonable wages And I further declare...received into the armed service of the United States. . . As many abolitionists noted, all enslaved people of African descent were not freed, only those...
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The Emancipation Proclamation: Three Views

Harold Holzer, Edna G. Medford, Frank J. Williams - History - 2006 - 272 pages
...violence, unless in necessary self defence; and in all cases, when allowed, to labor faithfully, for wages. And I further declare, and make known, that...the armed service of the United States to garrison and defend forts, positions, stations, and other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service....
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Of Thee I Speak: A Collection of Patriotic Quotes, Essays, and Speeches

Steven Fantina - Reference - 2006 - 240 pages
...leadership. After declaring that the slaves shall be free, he concludes with the following paragraph: "And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act...upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate 97 It would be difficult to conceive of a broader appeal to more varied kinds of men and phases of...
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Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World

David Brion Davis - Social Science - 2006 - 464 pages
...recruitment of black soldiers and sailors, they were originally assigned the limited role of maintaining "garrison forts, positions, stations, and other places,...and to man vessels of all sorts in said service." By the spring of 1863, however, Lincoln had overcome his initial reservations about committing black...
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The Negro in the American Revolution

William Wells Brown - African American soldiers - 2007 - 400 pages
...labor faithfully for reasonable wages. " And \ further declare and make known, that such persons, if in suitable condition, will be received into the armed...vessels of all sorts in said service. And upon this, sincerely believed to be an act of justice warranted by the Constitution, and upon military necessity,...
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