Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 85 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...ations may have been veiled under conscientious scruples.
Mr. Seward, in a confidential instruction to Mr. Adams, the Minister to Great Britain, on tenth March, 1862, said: If the Government of the United States should precipitately decree the immediate abolition of slavery, it would reinvigorate the declining insurrection in every part of the South.
Subsequent reverses and the refractory rebelliousness...
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