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William H. Herndon, Jesse William Weik, Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Etiam in minimis major, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by William H. Herndon, for twenty years his friend and Jesse William Weik 6 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 6 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 8, 1862., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 16, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: June 7, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 13, 1860., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 2 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 2 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.) 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 5, 1862., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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of its selfish ends. The anti-slavery sentiment of Europe and the North affords a tremendous leverage for the purposes of depraved politicians, and they will never cease to avail themselves of it till selfishness ceases to exist in their own breasts, and fanaticism in the hearts of their victims. We may exclaim, "Oh, for a statesman!" but if we had one, he could not be elected to the House of Representatives or the Senate from a single non-slaveholding State. Were Alex. Hamilton, DeWitt Clinton, or Daniel D. Tompkins, now alive, they could not be elected to the Senate of the United States from the State of New York, which is the most liberal State in the Union. Not a single Northern statesman, from the earliest history of the colonies, down to a period of fifteen years ago, if they could all reappear upon earth, could be elected now to the Senate or House of Representatives of the United States, for not one of them held the opinions in regard to slavery which are now essential