The American Annual Cyclopędia and Register of Important Events ...: Embracing Political, Civil, Military, and Social Affairs; Public Documents; Biography, Statistics, Commerce, Finance, Literature, Science, Agriculture, and Mechanical Industry

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D. Appleton, 1867
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eral Wm 554 Strong Cyrus 554 Purdy Elijah F 575 Wade E 575 Burnham Col J C 575 Marlay
Colonel H M 551 Robbins Geo S 554 Stevens Dr dall J 575 Sage O 576 Orme Gen W W 576
nel T 558 Gordon J 559 Dallas P M 559 Frost 581 Burr Wm 581 Gillette T P 581 Whittlesey
564 Brown T W 564 Bardwell II 564 Kennedy Brooke G V 587 Palmer G II 587 Wellesley H
572 Horton J W 572 Butterfield M 578 Stephens Brofferis M A 593 Kamamala V 593 Bowles
Ohio Prosperity 603 assembling of the Democratic Con land Presbyterians 625 report on education 625
Oregon Election of State officers 605 acts of the Legisla ber of Deputies 627 dissolved 628 new election 628
PARISIS PIERRE LOUIS Birth 611 pursuits 611 death government thereof as passed by the British Parlia
PIERPONT JOHN Birth 617 career 617 death 617 Reformed Churches Reformed Dutch 665 synods 665
ROGERS HENRY D Birth 673 pursuits 678 death 673 cess with baryta etc 698 process by direct action
Ross JOHN Birth 678 pursuits 678 death 678 tions 707 stay law 708 session of the Legislature
SUMNER CHARLES Senator from Massachusetts 134 offers Turkey Government 744 area 744 population 744
Taxation See Finances 749 do to a committee of the Virginia Legislature 750
Test Oaths Act of Congress 788 oath in Missouri 788 tion
TOWNSEND ROBERT Birth 744 career 744 death 744 decided 764 amendment to the Federal Constitution
Wisconsin Area and development of the State 769 ac do 205 on Freedmens Bureau Bill 210 211 on vetoed

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Page 202 - That all persons born in the United States and not subject to any foreign power, excluding Indians not taxed, are hereby declared to be citizens of the United States...
Page 214 - ... the same right in every State and Territory in the United States to make and enforce contracts, to sue, be parties, and give evidence, to inherit, purchase, lease, sell, hold and convey real and personal property, and to full and equal benefit of all laws and proceedings for the security of person and property as is enjoyed by white citizens, and shall be subject to like punishment, pains and penalties, and to none other, any law, statute, ordinance, regulation, or custom, to the contrary notwithstanding.
Page 316 - ... condition, will be received into the armed service of the United States to garrison forts, positions, stations, and other places, and to man vessels of all sorts in said service. And upon this act, sincerely believed to be an act of justice warranted by the Constitution upon military necessity, I invoke the considerate judgment of mankind and the gracious favor of Almighty God.
Page 148 - Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America, in Congress assembled (two-thirds of both Houses concurring.) That the following article be proposed to the Legislatures of the several States, as an amendment to the Constitution of the United States...
Page 196 - An Act to protect all persons in the United States in their civil rights, and furnish the Means of their Vindication.
Page 128 - Senate, who shall inquire into the condition of the States which formed the so-called Confederate States of America, and report whether they or any of them are entitled to be represented in either House of Congress...
Page 14 - By the surrender the inhabitants passed under a temporary allegiance to the British government, and were bound by such laws, and such only, as it chose to recognize and impose.
Page 183 - Union, according to their respective numbers, counting the whole number of persons in each State, excluding Indians not taxed. But whenever in any State the elective franchise shall be denied to any portion of its male citizens not less than twenty-one years of age, or in any way abridged, except for participation in rebellion or other crime, the basis of representation in such {State shall be reduced in the proportion which the number of such male citizens shall bear to the whole number of male...
Page 132 - I am satisfied that the mass of thinking men of the south accept the present situation of affairs in good faith. The questions which have heretofore divided the sentiment of the people of the two sections — slavery and State rights, or the right of a State to secede from the Union — they regard as having been settled forever by the highest tribunal — arms — that man can resort to.
Page 127 - I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic, that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same, that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion, and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office on which I am about to enter. So help me God.

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