U.S. Senator Jefferson Davis

Posted: November 29, 2017 in Civil War Quotes
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“Though the defense of African slavery (thus it is commonly called) is left to the South, the North are jointly benefited by it. Deduct from their trade and manufacturers all which is dependent upon the products of slave labor, their prosperity would fade.”

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Jefferson Davis

(Photo Credit: Library of Congress)

 

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