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" ... abettors. Lastly, in the series of congressional acts, came the repeal of the Missouri Compromise. The very men who in 1845 had recognized the validity of this compromise and applied it to the territory of Texas, and in 1850 had extended it to the... "
The Life of Charles Sumner: The Scholar in Politics - Page 303
by Archibald Henry Grimké - 1892 - 415 pages
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Speech of Mr. Horace Mann, on the Right of Congress to Legislate for the ...

Horace Mann - Slavery - 1848 - 31 pages
...Territory," he may be taken. By what other law than this can a runaway slave be retaken in a Territory ? If Congress has no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in any Territory, then., surely, it cannot legislate for the capture of a fugitive slave in a Territory-...
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SPEECH OF HORACE MANN, OF MASSACHUSETTS, ON THE SUBJECT OF SLAVERY IN THE ...

1850
...by General Cass, which has lately been published, that distinguished Senator, in order to prove that Congress has no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the territories, has attempted to prove that it has no right to legislate for the territories at all. I refer to the...
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Slavery: letters and speeches

Horace Mann - Slavery in the United States - 1851 - 564 pages
...by General Cass. which has lately been published, that distinguished senator, in order to prove that Congress has no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the territories, has attempted to prove that it has no right to legislate for the territories at all. I refer to the...
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Slavery: Letters and Speeches

Horace Mann - Slavery - 1851 - 564 pages
...by General Cass, which has lately been published, that distinguished senator, in order to prove that Congress has no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the territories, has attempted to prove that it has no right to legislate for the territories at all. I refer to the...
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Slavery: Letters and Speeches

Horace Mann - Slavery - 1851 - 564 pages
...territory," he may be taken. By what other law than this can a runaway slave be retaken in a territory ? If Congress has no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in any territory, then, surely, it cannot legislate for the capture of a fugitive slave in a territory....
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Slavery: Letters and Speeches

Horace Mann - Slavery - 1851 - 564 pages
...territory," he may be taken. By what other law than this can a runaway slave be retaken in a territory ? If Congress has no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in any territory, then, surely, it cannot legislate for the capture of a fugitive slave in a territory....
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The Bench and Bar of Georgia: Memoirs and Sketches, with an ..., Volume 1

Stephen Franks Miller - Lawyers - 1858
...The non-intervention principle was clearly observed, as an index from the committee that Congress had no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the Territories, — leaving the decrees of Mexico to abide a. judicial test. I regret that the plan was not early adopted,...
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Speech of Hon. Thomas L. Clingman, of North Carolina, on the subject of ...

Thomas Lanier Clingman - Social Science - 1860 - 16 pages
...convention, last March, you passed resolutions, without division, unanimously declaring that Cnogress had no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the Territories; and that it would not be expedient for them to exercise it, if they had it ; you went to the national...
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Bibliotheca Sacra, Volume 19

Religion - 1862
...territory of Texas, and in 1850 had extended it to the Pacific Ocean, now discovered that Congress had no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the territories; a thing which it had been doing all along from the beginning of the Constitution ! So the Missouri...
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Bibliotheca Sacra and Theological Review, Volume 19

Theology - 1862
...territory of Texas, and in 1850 had extended it to the Pacific Ocean, now discovered that Congress had no power to legislate on the subject of slavery in the territories ; a thing which it had been doing all along from the beginning of the Constitution ! So the Missouri...
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