The South Since the War: As Shown by Fourteen Weeks of Travel and Observation in Georgia and the Carolinas

Ticknor and Fields, 1866 - 400 頁

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第 372 頁 - Ah! when shall all men's good Be each man's rule, and universal Peace Lie like a shaft of light across the land, And like a lane of beams athwart the sea, Thro' all the circle of the golden year?
第 1 頁 - A CITY of ruins, of desolation, of vacant houses, of widowed women, of rotting wharves, of deserted warehouses, of weed-wild gardens, of miles of grass-grown streets, of acres of pitiful and voiceful barrenness...
第 186 頁 - I do," must have been lifted by a mighty faith when he exclaimed, " I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor life, nor death, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
第 310 頁 - The muffled drum's sad roll has beat The soldier's last tattoo; No more on Life's parade shall meet That brave and fallen few. On Fame's eternal camping ground Their silent tents are spread, And Glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead.
第 282 頁 - To His Excellency ANDREW JOHNSON, President of the United States of America...
第 141 頁 - We, the people of the State of South Carolina, in convention assembled, do declare and ordain, and it is hereby declared and ordained, that the ordinance adopted by us, in convention, on the 23d day of May, in the year of our Lord 1788, whereby the constitution of the United States of America...
第 335 頁 - dirt-eater,' or the South Carolina * sand-hiller,' or the Georgia * cracker,' is lowest in the scale of human existence would be difficult to say. The ordinary plantation negro seemed to me, when I first saw him in any numbers, at the very bottom of not only probabilities, but also possibilities, so far as they affect human relations ; but these specimens of the white race must be credited with having reached a yet lower depth of squalid and beastly wretchedness.
第 121 頁 - ... to care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow and orphan : — to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves, and with all nations.
第 210 頁 - States he may locate his family in any one of the settlements at pleasure, and acquire a homestead and all other rights and privileges of a settler, as though present in person. In like manner negroes may settle their families and engage on board the gunboats, or in fishing, or in the navigation of the inland waters, without losing any claim to land or other advantage derived from this system.
第 45 頁 - I, , do solemnly swear (or affirm), in presence of Almighty God, that I will henceforth faithfully support, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States, and the Union of the States thereunder; and that I will, in like manner, abide by and faithfully support all laws and proclamations which have been made during the existing rebellion, with reference to the emancipation of slaves. So help me God.