Jefferson Davis Quote

Our government is an agency of delegated and strictly limited powers. Its founders did not look to its preservation by force; but the chain they wove to bind these States together was one of love and mutual good offices...


The rise and fall of the Confederate government (ed. 1938)

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Our government is an agency of delegated and strictly limited powers. Its founders did not look to its preservation by force; but the chain they wove ...

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Our government is an agency of delegated and strictly limited powers. Its founders did not look to its preservation by force; but the chain they wove ...

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Our government is an agency of delegated and strictly limited powers. Its founders did not look to its preservation by force; but the chain they wove ...

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Our government is an agency of delegated and strictly limited powers. Its founders did not look to its preservation by force; but the chain they wove ...