The article includes one of the most humble calls for unity given by Lincoln. The President appeared at the upper window... He spoke as follows:'It has long been a grave question whether any government, not.Strong for the liberties of its people, can be strong. To maintain its own existence, in great emergencies... We can not have free government without elections; and if the rebellion could force us to forego, or postpone a national election, it might fairly claim to have already conquered and ruined us... This was Lincoln's first public address after having been elected. Additionally, the front page and a bit of the back page are taken up with: "Jefferson Davis's Message" before the Senate and House of the Confederacy.
Davis gives much detail on the struggles of the Confederacy, particularly during these closing months of its existence. His address is signed at its conclusion: Jefferson Davis.
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Timothy Hughes Rare Newspapers P. Desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things. Were it left to me to decide whether we should have a government without newspapers, or newspapers without a government, I should not hesitate a moment to prefer the latter.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Political\US\Presidents & First Ladies". The seller is "timhu" and is located in this country: US.
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