Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 1.1 of Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government:
...to be due, to take up arms against the United States, or to work, or to be employed in or upon any fort, entrenchment, etc., or in any military or naval service whatever against the government of the United States , the person to whom such labor is claimed to be due shall forfeit his claim, and to any attempt to enforce it a statement of the facts shall be a sufficient answer.
The President of the United Stat...
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