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" It being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom; but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way, subject... "
Kansas and Nebraska: The History, Geographical and Physical Characteristics ... - Page 210
by Edward E. Hale - 1854
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The History of Slavery and the Slave Trade, Ancient and Modern: The Forms of ...

William O. Blake - Esclavage - 1857 - 832 pages
...territory of Nebraska and Kansas,' which declares it to be ' the true intent and meaning ' of said act ' not to legislate slavery into any territory...or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way,...
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Life of Stephen A. Douglas: United States Senator from Illinois

Henry Martyn Flint - 1860 - 457 pages
...1850 (commonly called the Compromise measures), is hereby declared inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclu4<; it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic...
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The Candidature for the Presidency in Eight Years of Stephen A. Douglas: His ...

Benjamin Franklin Butler - Campaign literature - 1860 - 12 pages
...VOTES DOWN " POPULAR SOVEREIGNTY." The true intent and meaning of the Nebraska bill was declared to be "not to legislate slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people perfectly free to form and regulate their own domestic institutions in iheir own way, subject...
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The Life of Stephen A. Douglas

James Washington Sheahan - Politicians - 1860 - 528 pages
...the principle of nonintervention, established by the compromise measnres of IbW, ''it being the trne intent and meaning of this act, not to legislate slavery into any Territory or state, nor to exelnde it therefrom, bnt to leave the people thereof perffctiy free to form and regnlate their domestic...
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A Political Text-book for 1860: Comprising a Brief View of Presidential ...

Campaign literature - 1860 - 254 pages
...institution " of Slavery. This will be rendered clear by a simple reference to its language. It \vns u not to legislate Slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic instltu^ tions in their own way.'*...
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Laws, Joint Resolutions and Memorials Passed at the ... Session of the ...

Nebraska - Law - 1860
...inoperative The intent of and void ; it being the true intent and meaning of this act Sngssiavery.cem~ not to legislate slavery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions Proviso as to re-...
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Helper's Impending Crisis Dissected

Samuel M. Wolfe - Slavery - 1860 - 223 pages
...their own municipal institutions. The bill declared on its face that its true intent and meaning was ' not to legislate slavery into any territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way,...
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A Political Text Book for 1860: Comprising a Brief View of Presidential ...

Campaign literature - 1860 - 254 pages
...Compromise Measures,) is hereby declared Inoperative and void ; it being the true intent and meanIng of UiU act not to legislate Slavery into any Territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, hut to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form anil repúlate their domestic Institutions in...
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The Political Text-book, Or Encyclopedia: Containing Everything Necessary ...

Michael W. Cluskey - United States - 1860 - 790 pages
...the following provision : " It being the true intent and meaning of this act not to legislate shivery into any territory or state, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to' leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way,...
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The American Crisis Considered

Charles Lempriere - United States - 1861 - 296 pages
...their own municipal institutions. The bill declared on its face that its true intent and meaning was ' not to legislate slavery into any territory or State, nor to exclude it therefrom, but to leave the people thereof perfectly free to form and regulate their domestic institutions in their own way,...
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