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I now have next to no hope of a restoration of the old Union.... If it is the settled and final judgment of any slave State that s ...
Under a government which imprisons any unjustly, the true place for a just man is also in prison. The proper place to-day, the onl ...
Today, almost forty years later, I grow dizzy when I recall that the number of manufactured tanks seems to have been more importan ...
While I am in favor of the Government promptly enforcing the laws for the present, defending the forts and collecting the revenue, ...
Because a person is born the subject of a given state, you deny the sovereignty of the people? How about the child of Cuban slaves ...
Then I have seen by Time's fell hand defaced
The rich proud cost of outworn buried age;
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America is said to be the arena on which the battle of freedom is to be fought; but surely it cannot be freedom in a merely politi ...
What should concern Massachusetts is not the Nebraska Bill, nor the Fugitive Slave Bill, but her own slaveholding and servility. L ...
The last public hanging in the State took place in 1835 on Prince Hill.... On the fatal day, the victim, a man named Watkins, peer ...
Religious fervor makes the devil a very real personage, and anything awe-inspiring or not easily understood is usually connected w ...
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