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" Now, therefore, I, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested as Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed rebellion against the authority and Government of the United... "
Acts Passed at the First Session of the 1st Congress - 3d Session of the ... - Page 251
by United States - 1863
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - 1867 - 524 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me invested as commander-in-chief of the army and navy of the United States, in time of actual armed...government of the United States, and as a fit and necessary war-measure for suppressing said rebellion, do, on this first day of January, in the year of our Lord...
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Life of David Bell Birney, Major-general United States Volunteers

Oliver Wilson Davis - 1867 - 438 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested as Commander-in-chief of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed...authority and Government of the United States, and a fit and necessary war measure for suppressing said rebellion, do, on this first day of January, in...
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Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

Charles Andrew Taylor, Charles A. Taylor - 2002 - 40 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested as Commander-inChief of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed...measure for suppressing said rebellion, do, on this 1st day of January, AD 1863, and in accordance with my purpose so to do, publicly proclaimed for the...
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Sourcebook and Index : Documents that shaped the American Nation

Joy Hakim - 2003 - 356 pages
...Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed rebellion against authority and government of the United States, and...rebellion, do, on this first day of January, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty three, and in accordance with my purpose so to do...
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The Black Hearts of Men

John Stauffer - 2004 - 390 pages
...issued the Emancipation Proclamation by the power vested in him "as Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed rebellion against authority and government of the United States, and as a fit and necessary war measure for suppressing...
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Our Documents: 100 Milestone Documents from the National Archives

United States. National Archives and Records Administration - 2006 - 257 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested as Commander-in-Chief, of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed...authority and government of the United States, and "I do order and. declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States, and part of...
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Black Union Soldiers in the Civil War

Hondon B. Hargrove - 2003 - 274 pages
...me vested as Commanderin-Chief, of the Army and Navy ... in time of actual armed rebellion against authority and government of the United States, and...necessary war measure for suppressing said rebellion . . . ," the President established the principle of military necessity as the justification for the...
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Into the Land of Freedom: African Americans in Reconstruction

Meg Greene - 2004 - 124 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested as Commander-in-Chief, of the Army and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed...rebellion, do, on this first day of January, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty three, and in accordance with my purpose so to do...
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The Most Fearful Ordeal: Original Coverage of the Civil War by Writers and ...

2004 - 556 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested, as Commander-in-Chief of the Army and Navy of the United States, in time of actual armed...rebellion, do, on this first day of January, in the year of our Lord, one thousand ARKANSAS, TEXAS, LOUISIANA— except the Parishes of St. Bernard, Picquemines,...
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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America

Allen C. Guelzo - 2004 - 374 pages
...President of the United States, by virtue of the power in me vested, as Commander-in-Chief, of the Army, and Navy of the United States in time of actual armed...authority and government of the United States, and as a proper and necessary war measure for suppressing said rebellion, do, on this first day of January in...
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