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" The Union is much older than the Constitution. It was formed, in fact, by the Articles of Association in 1774. It was matured and continued by the Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States... "
Annual Register - Page 212
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Abraham Lincoln: A History, Volume 3

John George Nicolay, John Hay - Presidents - 1890
...objects for ordaining and establishing the Constitution was, " to form a more perfect Union." But if destruction of the Union by one, or by a part only, of the States be lawfully possible, the Union is effected. The particulars of what '• This sentence originally has been done are so familiar and stood...
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American Patriotic Selections: Famous State Papers of Washington, Jefferson ...

Frederick W. Osborn - Recitations - 1890 - 62 pages
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen states expressly plighted and engaged that it should be perpetual, by the Articles of the Confederation, in 1778 ; and finally, in 1787, one of the declared objects for ordaining and establishing...
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Commentaries on the Constitution of the United States: With a ..., Volume 1

Joseph Story - Constitutional history - 1891 - 1550 pages
...Declaration of Independence, in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...in 1778. And finally, in 1787, one of the declared objocU APPENDIX. for ordaining and establishing the Constitution was ' to form a more perfect union.'...
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Reference History of the United States: For High Schools and Academies

Hannah Amelia (Noyes) Davidson - United States - 1891 - 189 pages
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen states expressly plighted and engaged that it should be perpetual, by the Articles of the Confederation, in 1778 ; and finally, in 1787, one of the declared objects for ordaining and establishing...
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Lincoln, His Life and Time: Being the Life and Public Services of ..., Volume 1

Henry Jarvis Raymond, Francis Bicknell Carpenter - Presidents - 1891 - 808 pages
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It wağ further matured, and the faith of all thy then Thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should be perpetual, by the Articled nf Confederation in 1778. And, finally, in 1787, one of the declared objects for ordaining...
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Speeches & Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1865

Abraham Lincoln - 1894 - 237 pages
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...the States, be lawfully possible, the Union is less perfect than before the Constitution, having lost the vital element of perpetuity. It follows from...
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Complete Works, Volume 6

Abraham Lincoln - Illinois - 1894
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...the States be lawfully possible, the Union is less perfect than before the Constitution, having lost the vital element of perpetuity. It follows from...
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Coronado's Journey to New Mexico and the Great Plains: 1540-42

George Parker Winship - Southwest, New - 1894 - 15 pages
...Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of FIRST IN A UG L'RA L. 5 all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...the States be lawfully possible, the Union is less perfect than before the Constitution, having lost the vital element of perpetuity. It follows from...
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Speeches and Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865

Abraham Lincoln - 1894 - 237 pages
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...the States be lawfully possible, the Union is less perfect than before the Constitution, having lost the vital element of perpetuity. It follows from...
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Volume 2

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1894
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...the States be lawfully possible, the Union is less perfect than before the Constitution, haying lost the vital element of perpetuity. It follows from...
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