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" I am not a Know-nothing; that is certain. How could I be? How can any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation we began by declaring... "
The Catholic Record - Page 312
1876
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The Impending Crisis of the South: How to Meet it

Hinton Rowan Helper - Slavery - 1857 - 420 pages
...of any one attempting to un-Whig me for that. I now do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a KnowNothing, that is certain. How could...any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favour of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me pretty rapid....
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - LINCOLN, ABRAHAM, 1809-1865 - 1866 - 544 pages
...heard of any attempt to unwhig me for that. I now do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know-Nothing, — that is certain. How...be '! How can any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people? Our progress in degeneracy appears to...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - LINCOLN, ABRAHAM, 1809-1865 - 1866 - 544 pages
...heard of any attempt to unwhig me for that. I now do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. 1 am not a Know-Nothing, — that is certain. How could...be ? How can any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people 'f Our progress in degeneracy appears...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln

Josiah Gilbert Holland - LINCOLN, ABRAHAM, 1809-1865 - 1866 - 544 pages
...heard of any attempt to unwhig me for that. 1 now do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know-Nothing, — that is certain. How could I be? How cau any one who abhors the oppression of the negroes be in favor of degrading classes of white people...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States of America from Washington to ...

John Stevens Cabot Abbott - Presidents - 1867 - 480 pages
...now practically read it, ' All men are created equal, except negroes.' I am not a KnowNothing; that's certain. How could I be? How can any one, who abhors the oppression of the negroes, be in favor of degrading classes of white people ? When the Know-Nothings get control,...
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The Life of Abraham Lincoln: From His Birth to His Inauguration as ..., Volume 2

Ward Hill Lamon, Chauncey F. Black - Lincoln, Abraham - 1872 - 547 pages
...of any one attempting to unwhig me for that I now do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know-Nothing : that is certain. How could...people ? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid. As a nation, we began by declaring that " all men are created equal." We now practically...
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The Granite Monthly: A New Hampshire Magazine Devoted to History ..., Volume 10

Henry Harrison Metcalf, John Norris McClintock - New Hampshire - 1887
...oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know Nothing : that i» certain. How could 1 be ? How could any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favor of d -grading classes of white people?" Sprung t rom tCe ranks of the "plain people" himself, nis sympathies...
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Granite State Monthly, Volume 10

1887
...oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know Nothing : that is certain. How could I be? How could any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favor of d 'grading classes of white people ?" Sprung from tue ranks of the "plain people" himself, nis sympathies...
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The Granite Monthly: A Magazine of Literature, History and State ..., Volume 10

Henry Harrison Metcalf, John Norris McClintock - Local history - 1887
...oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know Nothing : that is certain. How could I be? How could any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favor of d -grading classes of »hite people?" Sprung Irom the ranks of the "plain people" himself, nis sympathies...
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Speeches & Letters of Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1865

Abraham Lincoln - 1894 - 237 pages
...of any one attempting to unwhig me for that. I now do no more than oppose the extension of slavery. I am not a Know-nothing ; that is certain. How could...any one who abhors the oppression of negroes be in favour of degrading classes of white people ? Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty...
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