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" American people, that after four years of failure to restore the Union by the experiment of war, during which, under the pretence of a military necessity or warpower higher than the Constitution, the Constitution itself has been disregarded in every part,... "
The Political History of the United States of America, During the Period of ... - Page 361
by Edward McPherson - 1871 - 652 pages
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THE CENTURY OF INDEPENDENCE

1876
...equally conducive to the welfare and prosperity of all the States, both Northern and Southern. Resolved, That this Convention does explicitly declare, as the...by the experiment of war, during which, under the pretense of military necessity or war power higher than the Constitution, the Constitution itself has...
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The Life, Public Services and Select Speeches of Rutherford B. Hayes

James Quay Howard - Presidents - 1876 - 260 pages
...commitete on platform, was the author of the following resolution adopted by the convention : "Resolved, That this convention does explicitly declare, as the...Union by the experiment of war, during which, under pretense of military necessity, or war power higher than the constitution, the constitution has been...
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The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge, Volume 16

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1876
...declared adherence to the Union under the constitution, and contained the following resolution : " That this convention does explicitly declare, as the...failure to restore the Union by the experiment of war, daring which, under the pretence of a military necessity, or war power higher than the constitution,...
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Samuel J. Tilden Unmasked!

Benjamin E. Buckman - 1876 - 120 pages
...when and where he drafted and secured the adoption of the following resolution : — ' ' Resolved, That this Convention does explicitly declare, as the...after four years of failure to restore the Union by experiment of war, during which, under the pretence of a military necessity, or war power higher than...
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Patton's Concise History of the American People: From the Discoveries of the ...

Jacob Harris Patton - United States - 1876 - 1018 pages
...be kept inviolate." The Democratic Convention resolved "That this Convention does explicitly declare that, after four years of failure to restore the Union by the experiment of war. that immediate efforts be made for a cessation of hostilities, with a view to a Convention of all the...
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The Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War in the United States of ..., Volume 3

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1877
...country from great calamity. 1 See page 277. 4 The following is a copy of the resolution : — Resolved, That this Convention does explicitly declare, as the...by the experiment of war, during which, under the pretense of a military necessity, of a war-power higher than the Constitution, the Constitution itself...
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The Inter Ocean Curiosity Shop for the Year ...

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1881
...States bonds? NIOK. Answer.— The second resolution of the platform adopted by the convention declaring "that after four years of failure to restore the Union by the experiment of war" and recommending a cessation of hostilities was written by CL Yallandigham, of Ohio Samuel J. Tilden...
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Biographical Sketch of the Late Gen. B.J. Sweet: History of Camp Douglas. A ...

William Bross - Camp Douglas (Ill.) - 1878 - 28 pages
...their wigwam on the lake shore they planned and got up a tremendous Fire in the Rear By resolving " that after four years of failure to restore the Union...which, under the pretence of a military necessity, or war power, higher than the constitution, the constitution itself has been disregarded in every part,...
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Abraham Lincoln

Charles Godfrey Leland - 1879 - 246 pages
...treasonable libel on the Government, declaring that, "under the pretence of the military necessity of a war-power higher than the Constitution, the Constitution...disregarded in every part, and public liberty and private rights alike trodden down, and the material prosperity of the country essentially impaired ; and that...
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Abraham Lincoln and the Abolition of Slavery in the United States

Charles Godfrey Leland - United States - 1879 - 250 pages
...treasonable libel on the Government, declaring that, "under the pretence of the military necessity of a war-power higher than the Constitution, the Constitution...disregarded in every part, and public liberty and private rights alike trodden down, and the material prosperity of the country essentially impaired ; and that...
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