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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 311 5 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 8 100 0 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 94 8 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10 74 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 6, 10th edition. 68 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 54 0 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 44 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 7, 4th edition. 44 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 41 3 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 38 6 Browse Search
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ows, destroyed, by a mere proclamation from the President of the United States, annulling both the right of trial by jury and the habeas corpus, by which every person has a right to know, before some judge, why he has been incarcerated. The President claims that he has authority, under the Constitution, to issue this power of suspending the habeas corpus Believe you that Washington, rebelling against the tyranny of the executive power of King George: that Madison, Jefferson, Franklin, old John Adams, or any of the fathers of the Revolution, ever created a Constitution by which one mere man, having the same flesh and blood that you and I have, is, without act of Congress, to have authority over thirty millions of people?--that he can take any of you, by day or by night, from your wives and children, and incarcerate you in Fort Lafayette or Fort Warren, beyond all hope of redemption? ("Infamous.") Never did the framers of the Constitution give or grant such powers to the Executive of th