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" By no act or direction of mine, official or private, could I be induced to aid, knowingly, in giving circulation to papers of this description, directly or indirectly. We owe an obligation to the laws, but a higher one to the communities in which we live... "
The Enemies of the Constitution Discovered: Or, An Inquiry Into the Origin ... - Page 14
by William Thomas - 1835 - 183 pages
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Let My People Go: The Story of the Underground Railroad and the Growth of ...

Henrietta Buckmaster - History - 1992 - 432 pages
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Andrew Jackson: The Course of American Democracy, 1833-1845

Robert Vincent Remini - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 676 pages
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The Presidency and the Politics of Racial Inequality: Nation-keeping from ...

Russell Lowell Riley, Russell Lynn Riley - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 404 pages
...you to forward or deliver the papers of which you speak — By no act or direction of mine, off1cial or private, could I be induced to aid knowingly in...a higher one to the communities in which we live; if the former be perverted to destroy the latter, it is patriotism to disregard them.9 The policy thus...
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Freedoms Ferment

Peter Moore, Tyler - Poetry - 1999 - 638 pages
...Asserting that the post office department was created to serve the people and not to injure them, he said: By no act or direction of mine, official or private,...of this description directly or indirectly. We owe our obligation to the laws, but a higher one to the community in which we live; and if the former be...
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War and Press Freedom: The Problem of Prerogative Power

Jeffery A. Smith - History - 1999 - 337 pages
...antislavery mail.10 "We owe an obligation to the laws," explained Jackson's postmaster general, Amos Kendall, "but a higher one to the communities in which we live,...destroy the latter, it is patriotism to disregard them."11 public opinion was deeply divided over the conflict.12 Critics of the administration's actions...
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Chronology of World Slavery

Junius P. Rodriguez - History - 1999 - 626 pages
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African Americans in the Reconstruction Era

Chunchang Gao - History - 2000 - 340 pages
...it embodied the truth of God. As one white declared. "We owe an obligation to the laws. but we owe a higher one to the communities in which we live....if the former be perverted to destroy the latter. il is patriotism to disregard them."871 In the period of Reconstruction. conservatives felt that the...
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