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" Kanzas ; and when admitted as a state or states, the said territory, or any portion of the same, shall be received into the Union with or without slavery, as their constitution may prescribe at the time of their admission... "
Kansas and Nebraska: The History, Geographical and Physical Characteristics ... - Page 213
by Edward E. Hale - 1854
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Annual Register

History - 1861
...own constitution, wherever the territory might happen to be situated. The Bill enacted that : — " When admitted as a State or States, the said territory,...received into the Union with or without slavery, as their constitutions may prescribe at the time of their admission." The two candidates for the Presidency...
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The American Almanac and Repository of Useful Knowledge

Almanacs, American - 1850
...attached to other Stales or Territories when and as Congress may deem proper. When admitted as a Slate, the said Territory, or any portion of the same, shall...received into the Union, with or without slavery, as its constitution may prescribe at the time of its admission. Every free white male inhabitant, above...
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History of American Abolitionism: Its Four Great Epochs

Felix Gregory De Fontaine - Antislavery movements - 1861 - 66 pages
...prohibition Mr. Douglas proposed incidentally to repeal by the following provision in the bill :— " And when admitted as a State or States, the said Territory, or any portion of the same, shall l;'• received in the Union with or without slavery, as their constitutions may prescribe at the time...
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Laws, joint resolutions, and memorials passed at the regular session of the ...

Nebraska - Session laws - 1861
...a temporary Admitted as a government by the name of the Territory of Nebraska; and wHh or "withont when admitted as a state or states, the said territory, or any ^"fje 6^™'er portion of the same, shall be received into the Union with territory, or to or without...
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The Comprehensive History of the Southern Rebellion and the War ..., Volume 1

Orville James Victor - United States - 1862 - 512 pages
...of the territories of Nebraska and Kansas. It provided as follows : — " When admitted as a State, the said territory, or any portion of .the same, shall...constitution may prescribe at the time of their admission." Thus abrogating the venerable and respected Missouri Compromise Act, of 1820, while it further established...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the ..., Volume 1

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1864 - 37 pages
...Congress has already prescribed that, when the Territory of Kan03 shall be admitted as a State, it ' shall be received into the Union with or without Slavery, as their Constitution may prescribe it the time of their admission.1 *"A difference of opinion has arisen in regard to the point of time...
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Slavery, Law, and Politics: The Dred Scott Case in Historical Perspective

Don Edward Fehrenbacher - Medical - 1981 - 326 pages
...The familiar Soule clause declared that "when admitted as a state or states, the said territory . . . shall be received into the Union, with or without slavery as their constitutions may prescribe." There was also the same provision for easy access to the Supreme Court...
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The Self-inflicted Wound: Southern Politics in the Nineteenth Century

Robert Franklin Durden - History - 1985 - 150 pages
...Mexico-Utah legislation of 1850: that "when admitted as a State or States, the said territory . . . shall be received into the Union, with or without...constitution may prescribe at the time of their admission." There was to be no explicit mention of the Missouri Compromise, and Douglas appeared to assume that...
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The Empire State: A History of New York

Milton M. Klein - History - 2005 - 837 pages
...territories of Kansas and Nebraska and stipulated that any states formed out of those territories could enter the Union with or without slavery, "as their constitution may prescribe at the time of their admission." In the meantime, the inhabitants themselves could determine the status of slavery in the newly created...
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Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era

James M. McPherson, George Henry Davis 86 Professor of American History James M McPherson - History - 1988 - 904 pages
...final form the legislation organizing Utah and New Mexico specified that when admitted as states "they shall be received into the Union, with or without...constitution may prescribe at the time of their admission." This said nothing about slavery during the territorial stage. The omission was deliberate. Congress...
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