Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 1.1 of Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government:
...An act of sequestration was also adopted as a countervailing measure against the operations of the confiscation law enacted by the Congress of the United States on August 6, 1861.
This act of the United States Congress, with its complement passed in the ensuing year, will be considered further on in these pages.
One of the most indicative of the sections, however, provided that whenever any person claime...
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