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Slavery in the War — Emancipation.
Patrick Henry on Federal power over Slavery
John Quincy Adams
Joshua R. Giddings
Gen. T. W. Sherman
his report revised by President Lincoln
Seward to McClellan
overruled by the President
Gen. McClee, because a decided majority of the States have not the ties of sympathy and fellow-feeling for those whose interest would be affected by their emancipation.
The majority of Congress is to the North, and the slaves are to the South.
Gov. Edmund Randolph--who became Washington's Attorney-General--answered Mr. Henry: denying most strenuously that there is any power of abolition given to Congress by the Constitution; but not alluding to what Henry had urged with regard to the War power and t
n to Charlottesville and the James, 727;
Rains, Gen. James E., killed at Stone River, 282.
ram Albemarle, destruction of the, 535.
Ramseur, Col., 49th N. C., wounded at Malvern Hill, 166.
Ramseur, Gen., killed at Cedar Creek, 615.
Randolph, Edmund, on the Slave-Trade, 233.
Ransom's brigade, at the siege of Vicksburg, 311.
Ransom, Gen., wounded at Sabine Cross-roads, 539.
Ransom, Col., 35th N. C., wounded at Malvern Hill, 166.
Rapidan, Rebels crossing the, 171; guarded
Sinclair, Col. Wm.
T., wounded at Fredericksburg, 347.
Skiddaway, S. C., abandoned by the Rebels, 460.
slaughter, Gen. J. E., routs Col. Barrett at Brazos, on the Rio Grande, 757.
Slavery in War, 232; Patrick Henry, J. Q. Adams , Edmund Randolph, and others on, 233-6; Joshua R. Giddings and Gov. Seward on, 237; Mr. Lincoln on, 2:37; the West Point conception of, 237; Gens. McDowell and McClellan on, 237-8; Gen. Butler declares slaves contraband of war, 238; Gen. Cameron, Gen. Fremon