Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Libros Libros
" To WHOM IT MAY CONCERN : Any proposition which embraces the restoration of peace, the integrity of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery, and which comes by and with an authority that can control the armies now at war against the United States,... "
New Outlook - Página 222
1916
Vista completa - Acerca de este libro

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era

James M. McPherson, George Henry Davis 86 Professor of American History James M McPherson - 1988 - 904 páginas
...Holcombe. Hay handed them a letter from Lincoln offering them safe conduct to Washington to discuss "any proposition which embraces the restoration of...the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery." Clay and Holcombe had no authority to negotiate any peace terms — that was not their purpose in Canada...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era

James M. McPherson - 2003 - 952 páginas
...Holcombe. Hay handed them a letter from Lincoln offering them safe conduct to Washington to discuss "any proposition which embraces the restoration of...the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery." Clay and Holcombe had no authority to negotiate any peace terms — that was not their purpose in Canada...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Lincoln

David Herbert Donald - 1996 - 714 páginas
...Lincoln himself drafted the letter, consulting only Seward. Addressed "To Whom It May Concern," it read: "Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery . . . will be received and considered by the Executive government of the United States." It also offered...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Right Or Wrong, God Judge Me: The Writings of John Wilkes Booth

John Wilkes Booth - 2000 - 171 páginas
..."peace emissaries" in Canada, Clement Clay, James Holcombe, and Jacob Thompson: "To Whom it may concern: Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...States, and will be met by liberal terms on other substantive and collateral points; and the bearer, or bearers thereof shall have safe-conduct both...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Salmon P. Chase Papers: Correspondence, April 1863-1864

Salmon Portland Chase, John Niven - 1993 - 479 páginas
...frame conditions for negotiation. "Any proposition which embraces the restoration of peace," he wrote, "the integrity of the whole Union, and the abandonment...by the Executive government of the United States." Easier, Collected Works, 7:451; David Herbert Donald, Lincoln (New York, 1995), 522—23. 6. Chase...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

A Great Civil War: A Military and Political History, 1861-1865

Russell Frank Weigley - 2000 - 612 páginas
...instructions, whereupon the President sent John Hay bearing a statement to pass "To Whom it may concern": Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...States, and will be met by liberal terms on other substantial and collateral points; and the bearer, or bearers thereof shall have safe-conduct both...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Lincoln the President: Last Full Measure

James Garfield Randall, Richard Nelson Current - 2000 - 421 páginas
...such significance that it may be quoted in full: Executive Mansion, July 18, 1864 Whom it may concern Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...States, and will be met by liberal terms on other t Ann. Cyc., 1864, 780 (July 17, 1864). * Works, X, 154. »Ann. Cyc., 1864, 781 (July 18, 1864). substantial...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

The Burden of Confederate Diplomacy

Charles M. Hubbard - 2000 - 272 páginas
...it clearly states the conditions on which Lincoln was prepared to negotiate a cease-fire. He wrote, "Any proposition which embraces the restoration of peace, the integrity of the whole Union, the abandonment of slavery, and which comes by and with an authority that can control the army now...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Final Freedom: The Civil War, the Abolition of Slavery, and the Thirteenth ...

Michael Vorenberg - 2001 - 305 páginas
...secession Lincoln sent the southerners a letter addressed "TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN." The letter declared: "any proposition which embraces the restoration of...armies now at war against the United States will be received."zz When the letter arrived, Greeley saw that he had been played by the southerners and by...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro

Reelecting Lincoln: The Battle For The 1864 Presidency

John Waugh - 2009 - 480 páginas
...proposition from any source that controlled the armies at war with the United States and that embraced "the restoration of peace, the integrity of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery." It once more guaranteed safe conduct both ways to any would-be negotiators. 25 Greeley again remonstrated...
Vista previa limitada - Acerca de este libro




  1. Mi biblioteca
  2. Ayuda
  3. Búsqueda avanzada de libros
  4. Descargar EPUB
  5. Descargar PDF