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" In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen, and not in mine, is the momentous issue of civil war. The Government will not assail you. You can have no conflict without being yourselves the aggressors. You have no oath registered in heaven to destroy... "
A Sketch of Chili: Expressly Prepared for the Use of Emigrants, from the ... - Page 102
by Benjamín Vicuña Mackenna - 1866 - 181 pages
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: Drawn from Original Sources and ..., Volume 3

Ida Minerva Tarbell - 1900 - 276 pages
...States, that by the accession of a Republican Administration, their property, and their peace, and per not in MINE is the momentous issue of civil war. The...registered in heaven to destroy the government, while / shall have the most solemn one to " preserve, protect, and defend it." With this last paragraph Mr....
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: Drawn from Original Sources and ..., Volume 3

Ida Minerva Tarbell - 1900 - 276 pages
...that by the accession of a Republican Administration, their property, and their peace, and perW—, 5 not in MINE is the momentous issue of civil war. The...registered in heaven to destroy the government, while / shall have the most solemn one to " preserve, protect, and defend it." With this last paragraph Mr....
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Final Report on the Battlefield of Gettysburg ...

New York (State). Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg and Chattanooga - 1900 - 572 pages
...made: — " In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow countrymen, and not in mine are the momentous issues of civil war. The Government will not assail you....registered in heaven to destroy the Government, while I have the most solemn one, to preserve, protect and defend it." Argument and entreaty cease when battles...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln

Henry Ketcham - 1901 - 518 pages
...First, that he would hold the United States forts, and second, that he would not be the aggressor. " In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...registered in heaven to destroy the government ; while I have the most solemn one to 'preserve, protect, and defend' it." To this plan he adhered. If there...
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The Student's American History

David Henry Montgomery - 1901 - 744 pages
...Government will not assail you. You can have no conflict without being yourselves the aggressors. You can have no oath registered in heaven to destroy the Government...most solemn one to 'preserve, protect, and defend it.'"1199 FIRST YEAR OF THE WAR, APRIL, 1861, TO APRIL, 1869. 449. Anderson's report ; division in...
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The Biographical Record of Logan County, Illinois ...

1901 - 630 pages
...inaugurated March 4, 1861. His inaugural address was firm but conciliatory, and he said to the secessionists: "You have no oath registered in heaven to destroy the government, while I have the most solemn one to preserVe, protect and defend it.' He made up his cabinet chiefly of those...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: His Early History, Political Career, Speeches in ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett, Charles Walter Brown - 1902 - 888 pages
...The Government will not assail you. YJU can have no conflict without being yourselves the i^gressors. You have no oath registered in Heaven to destroy the...Government; while I shall have the most solemn one te • preserve, protect, and defend " it. I am loath to close. We are not enemies, but friends. We...
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History of Wexford County, Michigan: Embracing a Concise Review of Its Early ...

1903 - 640 pages
...inaugurated March 4, 1861. His inaugural address was firm but conciliatory, and he said to the secessionists: "You have no oath registered in heaven. to destroy the government, while I have the most solemn one to preserve, protect and defend it.' He made up his cabinet chiefly of those...
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The Forms of Public Address

George Pierce Baker - 1904 - 472 pages
...forsaken this favored land, are still competent to adjust in the best way all our present difficulty. 10 In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...to destroy the government, while I shall have the 15 most solemn one to " preserve, protect, and defend it." I am loath to close. We are not enemies,...
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A Students' History of the United States

Edward Channing - 1904 - 682 pages
...an amendment he declared that he had "no objection to its being made express and irrevocable. . . . In your hands, my dissatisfied fellow-countrymen,...oath registered in heaven to destroy the government, wliile I shall have the most solemn one to preserve, protect, and defend it." 335. Lincoln's Advisers....
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