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Progressive Pennsylvania: A Record of the Remarkable Industrial Development ...
James M. Swank
No preview available - 2017
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Page 321 - Those who deny freedom to others deserve it not for themselves, and, under a just God, cannot long retain it.
Page 66 - Now. though they are black, we cannot conceive there is more liberty to have them slaves, as it is to have other white ones. There is a saying, that we should do to all men like as we will be done ourselves; making no difference of what generation, descent, or colour they are. And those who steal or rob men, and those who buy or purchase them, are they not all alike?
Page 327 - Use every man after his desert, and who shall 'scape whipping ! Use them after your own honour and dignity : The less they deserve, the more merit is in your bounty.
Page 16 - River unto the said three and fortieth Degree, the said land to extend Westward five Degrees in Longitude to be computed from the said Eastern Bounds. And the said Lands to be bounded on the North by the beginning of the three and fortieth Degree of Northern Latitude, and on the South by a circle drawn at twelve Miles...
Page 2 - Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations : ask thy father, and he will shew thee ; thy elders, and they will tell thee.
Page 15 - Assignes, all that Tract or Parte of Land in America, with all the Islands therein conteyned, as the same is bounded on the East by Delaware River, from twelve miles...
Page 17 - And because, in so remote a country and situate near many barbarous nations, the incursions as well of the savages themselves as of other enemies, pirates, and robbers may probably be feared, therefore we have given...
Page 15 - Charles the Second, by the Grace of God King of England, Scotland, France, and Ireland, defender of the faith, &c.
Page 17 - Pensylvania, for the time being, and to make warr and pursue the enemies and Robbers aforesaid, as well by Sea as by Land, yea, even without the Limits of the said pvince, and by God's assistance to vanquish and take them, and being taken, to put them to death by the law of...