Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring that "all men are created equal." We now practically read it "all men are created equal, except negroes. "
An American Bible - Page 112
edited by - 1918 - 372 pages
Full view - About this book

The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it

Hinton Rowan Helper - 1857 - 420 pages
...negroes be in favour of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring that...equal, except negroes and foreigners and Catholics.' When it comes to this, I shall prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretence of loving...
Full view - About this book

Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
...any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people '/ Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...equal except negroes and foreigners and Catholics.' When it comes to that, I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretense of loving...
Full view - About this book

Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
...any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...are created equal except negroes and foreigners and Catholies.' When it comes to that, I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretense...
Full view - About this book

THE LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

J.G. HOLLAND - 1866
...any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people ? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...men are created equal/ We now practically read it i all men are created equal except negroes/ When the Know-Nothings get control, it will read, 'all...
Full view - About this book

Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - 1866 - 544 pages
...any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people ? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation, we began by 9eclaring that ' all men are created equal.' We now practically read it 'all men are created equal...
Full view - About this book

Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - 1867 - 480 pages
...never heard of any attempt to unwhig me for that. I do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...it, ' All men are created equal, except negroes.' I am not a KnowNothing; that's certain. How could I be? How can any one, who abhors the oppression...
Full view - About this book

The Life of Abraham Lincoln: From His Birth to His Inauguration as ..., Volume 2

Ward Hill Lamon, Chauncey F. Black - 1872 - 547 pages
...can any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people ? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...equal, except negroes and foreigners and Catholics." When it comes to this, I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretence of loving...
Full view - About this book

The Catholic Record, Volume 10

1876
...white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me pretty rapid. As a nation, we began by declaring 'all men are created equal ?' We now practically read...men are created equal, except negroes. ' When the Know- Nothings get control, it will read: 'All men are created equal, except negroes and foreigners...
Full view - About this book

The Lawyer, the Statesman and the Soldier

George Sewall Boutwell - 1887 - 232 pages
...that time comes, my mind is made up. The slavery question can't be compromised." In 1855, he said: "Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...read it all men are created equal except negroes." In his Ottawa speech of 1858, he read an extract from his speech at Peoria, made in 1854, in these...
Full view - About this book

All the Year Round, Volume 39

1887
...mind is made up. The slavery question can't be compromised." Five years later again (1855) he said : " As a nation we began by declaring that all men are created equal ; but we are degenerating, for now we practically read itall men are created equal, except negroes."...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF