Speech of Hon. John W. Chanler, of New York, on the Proposition to Amend the Enrollment ACT : In the House of Representatives, on Wednesday and Thursday, February 22 and 23, 1865 (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Speech of Hon. John W. Chanler, of New York, on the Proposition to Amend the Enrollment Act: In the House of Representatives, on Wednesday and Thursday, February 22 and 23, 1865 Further than this, owing to the same causes just enumerated, suppose the Army be recruit ed, not from the negro, but from the foreign substitute just landed on our shores, brave, hardy, full of adventure, ' with the world before him, and no cares or kin to check his onward course of fearless enterprise. How long will he remain a mere soldier in our ranks? What does he know of or care for the Constitution, or the time-honored institutions of any State, or of the Union He will exclaim, f' The world is m field and its wealth my prize. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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- 14 Jan 2018
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