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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
edited by - 1862
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Speeches & Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1832-1865

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 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...only of the States be lawfully possible, the Union is jess perfect than befpre the Constitution, having lost the vital element of perpetuity. Itjollows from.these_views...
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The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Volume 48

Josiah Gilbert Holland, Richard Watson Gilder - American literature - 1894
...Declaration of Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and thefaith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...Constitution was, " to form a more perfect Union." Again at Gettysburg he said : Fourscore and seven years ago [1776] our fathers brought forth on this...
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Abraham Lincoln: Complete Works, Comprising His Speeches, Letters ..., Volume 2

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1894
...Independence in 1776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly pJighted and engaged that it should be perpetual, by the Articles...the Constitution was "to form a more perfect Union." ./ i_But if the destruction of the Union by one or by a part only of the States be lawfully possible,...
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Words of Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln - United States - 1898 - 57 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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Patriotic Citizenship

Thomas Jefferson Morgan - Citizenship - 1895 - 368 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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Abraham Lincoln's Stories and Speeches: Including "Early Life Stories ...

Abraham Lincoln - 1896 - 477 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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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume 7

United States. President - United States - 1897
...Declaration of Independence in 1 776. It was further matured, and the faith of all the then thirteen States expressly plighted and engaged that it should...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...
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Nullification and Secession in the United States: A History of the Six ...

Edward Payson Powell - Great Britain - 1897 - 461 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...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...
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American Orations: VII. Civil war and reconstruction. VIII. Free trade and ...

Alexander Johnston, James Albert Woodburn - Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1897
...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...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...
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume 7

United States. President - United States - 1897 - 7116 pages
...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...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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