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" Congress declared that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. "
W. B. Wilson and the Department of Labor - Page 200
by Roger Ward Babson - 1919 - 276 pages
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Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States

United States. Department of State - United States - 1932
...States. He asked me whether Congress would decide to declare war against Germany or would simply decide that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. I replied I did not know. He stated that it made a difference for them and that their work would be...
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Cases Decided in the United States Court of Claims ... with ..., Volume 143

United States. Court of Claims, Audrey Bernhardt - Law reports, digests, etc - 1960
...a complete nullity in determining property rights. 24. On December 11, 1941, the Congress declared that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. 25. Prior to the time the plaintiffs fled Czechoslovakia, they owned 2,246 shares of stock in the Bohemia...
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The La Follettes of Wisconsin: Love and Politics in Progressive America

Bernard A. Weisberger, Mona Vold - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 364 pages
...buildup. And two years and eight months after the fatal August of 1914, Congress formally declared that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. Robert M. La Follette fought against America's march to war every step of the way, leading a doomed...
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In Search of Woodrow Wilson: Beliefs and Behavior

Robert M. Saunders - Biography & Autobiography - 1998 - 273 pages
...did Wilson decide after March 19 to call Congress into special session on April 2 in order to declare that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany? The conclusion is inescapable that Wilson chose to go to war against Germany in order to ensure that...
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The Great War, 1914-18

Spencer Tucker - History - 1998 - 272 pages
...declaration of war. This was passed by large majorities in each house and, on 6 April, Wilson announced that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. The most immediate impact of the US entry was financial; it became the chief supplier of Allied credit....
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Norbert Fabián C̆apek: A Spiritual Journey

Richard Henry - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 335 pages
...with the congregation. When, on April 2, 1917, President Wilson requested a declaration from Congress that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany, he was directly countermanding the neutrality policy he had advocated and carefully nurtured from the...
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The Major International Treaties of the Twentieth Century: A ..., Volume 1

John Ashley Soames Grenville - Electronic books - 2001 - 990 pages
...submarine warfare on 1 February 1917. President Wilson asked Congress on 2 April 1917 to recognize formally that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. The House of Representatives passed a resolution for war and the Senate also on 6 April 1917. The United...
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The Illusion Of Victory: America In World War I

Thomas Fleming - History - 2008 - 352 pages
...-FOREIGN AFFAIRS IN THE SPRING OF 1917, Woodrow Wilson rode to the Capitol to ask Congress to declare that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. With a soaring appeal to America's ideals, the president called for a war to make the world safe for...
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The Origins of World War I

Richard Frederick Hamilton, Richard F. Hamilton, Holger H. Herwig - History - 2003 - 537 pages
...therefore should enjoy whatever advantages true belligerency might bring - Wilson asked Congress to declare that a state of war existed between the United States and Germany. Wilson also stressed his "profound sense of the solemn and even tragical character" of the step he...
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Taming of the Oyster: A History of Evolving Shellfisheries and the National ...

Melbourne Romaine Carriker - Oyster fisheries -- History - 2004 - 264 pages
...defense, became obliged to take up arms. One year ago, April 6th, the President and Congress declared that a state of War existed between the United States and Germany and we became engaged in a struggle for supremacy against one of the most ruthless nations of the World....
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