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" 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
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The Collapse of the Confederacy

Mark Grimsley, Brooks D. Simpson - 2002 - 201 páginas
...letter, addressed, "To whom it may concern," making explicit Lincoln's offer. "Any proposition," it read, "which embraces the restoration of peace, the integrity...the Executive Government of the United States, and \vill he met by liberal terms on other substantial and collateral points, and the bearer or bearers...
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Abraham Lincoln and a Nation Worth Fighting for

2003 - 240 páginas
...trump card, which stated the conditions of peace. In a "To Whom It May Concern" letter, he declared, "Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...of the Whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery" with the authority that could control the rebel arms would be considered. On the same day he issued...
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The Papers of Jefferson Davis: September 1864–May 1865

Jefferson Davis - 2003 - 699 páginas
...concern" stated a willingness to discuss "any proposition which embraces the restoration of peace" coming "by and with an authority that can control the armies now at war" (Lincoln, Collected Works, 7:45 1 , 500-501; Davis Papers, 10:561). "The Augusta Constitutionalist...
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The Civil War: Primary Documents on Events from 1860 to 1865

Ford Risley - 2004 - 320 páginas
...meet with the envoys. Lincoln insisted in a letter that he was willing to discuss any proposal for "the restoration of peace, the integrity of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery." But the Confederate commissioners refused any peace on those terms and the talks broke off. One final...
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

Doris Kearns Goodwin - 2006 - 944 páginas
...and deliver a handwritten, confidential note to the envoys. "To Whom it may concern," the note read. "Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery . . . will be met by liberal terms on other substantial and collateral points." As Lincoln suspected,...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - 2006 - 842 páginas
...Lincoln's own handwriting : EXECUTIVE MANSION, * WASHINGTON, July 18, 1864.J To whom it may concern : Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...United States, and will be met by liberal terms on substantial and collateral points ; and the bearer thereof shal have safe conduct both ways. ABRAHAM...
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Copperheads: The Rise and Fall of Lincoln's Opponents in the North

Jennifer L. Weber - 2006 - 304 páginas
...terms for peace absolutely clear. In a July 18 message addressed "to whom it may concern," he wrote: "Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery . . . will be met by liberal terms on other substantial and collateral points." The inclusion of emancipation...
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The Dark Intrigue: The True Story of a Civil War Conspiracy

Frank Van der Linden - 2007 - 308 páginas
...events to the White House, Lincoln immediately fired back this curt manifesto: "To whom it may concern: Any proposition which embraces the restoration of...United 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 ways."...
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This Mighty Scourge: Perspectives on the Civil War

James M. McPherson - 2007 - 272 páginas
...Hay carried to Niagara Falls a letter from Lincoln addressed "To Whom It May Concern" stating that "any proposition which embraces the restoration of...an authority that can control the armies now at war with the United States will be received and considered by the Executive government of the United States,...
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Presidential Courage: Brave Leaders and How They Changed America 1789-1989

Michael R. Beschloss - 2007 - 400 páginas
...Whom It May Concern," Lincoln's message pledged to weigh any high Confederate proposal "which embraced the restoration of peace, the integrity of the whole Union and the abandonment of slavery." Hay refused Greeley's insistance that Lincoln drop his preconditions. Crossing into Canada, Hay and...
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