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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Shall Cromwell have a statue? (search)
reamed of them, the chances are the fabric would never have been completed. That Madison, Hamilton and Jay were equally blind to consequences does not follow. They probably designed a nation. If they did, however, they were too wise to take the public fully into their confidence; and, today, no impartial student of our constitutional history can doubt for a moment that each State ratified the form of government submitted in the firm belief that at any time it could withdraw therefrom. (Donn Piatt, George H. Thomas, p. 88.) Probably, however, the more far-seeing,— and, in the long run, they alone count,—shared with Washington in the belief that this withdrawal would not be unaccompanied by practical difficulty. And, after all is said and done, the legality of secession is somewhat of a metaphysical abstraction so long as the right of revolution is inalienable. As matter of fact it was to might and revolution the South appealed in 1861; and it was to coercion the government of Unio<
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index (search)
tteson, Captain, Camm, 154. Payne, General, Wm. H.. 144. Pegram, General, John, 105. Pelham. Charles Thomas, 345 Major John, Lines to by J. R. Randall, Sketch of his career, 338. Pelham and Breathed's Battery, Roll of, 348. Pender, General W. D. 112. Pendleton, Major A. S., killed, 372. Perryville, Battle of, 238 Peters, Colonel W. E., 218, his noble conduct at Chambersburg, Pa., 266; Winfield, 116. Phi Beta Kappa Society, 1. Philip II and William of Orange, 30. Piatt, Donn, 103. Porter, General, Fitz John, 147; Constructor J. L., 207. Price, Major R. C., killed, 110. Prisons, Northern and Southern, 29, 229, 257. Prisoners, Treatment and Exchange of. 77-79, 230; Fatality among, in Northern prisons, 100. Ramseur, General S. D., 105, killed, 372. Randall. James R., 338. Randolph, Colonel, Robert, 146. Rebels and Rebellions, 3, 7. Reed, W. P., 117. Reynolds, General J. F., 148. Richmond, First Federal to enter, 152. Rogers, Major, wo