Henry L. Benning Quote

We will be completely exterminated, and the land will be left in the possession of the blacks, and then it will go back into a wilderness and become another Africa or St. Domingo.


Speech to the Virginia Convention (1861)

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We will be completely exterminated, and the land will be left in the possession of the blacks, and then it will go back into a wilderness and become...

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We will be completely exterminated, and the land will be left in the possession of the blacks, and then it will go back into a wilderness and become...

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We will be completely exterminated, and the land will be left in the possession of the blacks, and then it will go back into a wilderness and become...

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We will be completely exterminated, and the land will be left in the possession of the blacks, and then it will go back into a wilderness and become...