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  • The very basis of society was changed by the abolition of slavery. Cited from The Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia Volume 1 of 28
  • These will be quite sufficient to cover the loss caused by the abolition of likin. Cited from The Fight For The Republic in China, by Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale
  • The three judges had then recently lost their offices by the abolition of the court of common pleas. Cited from Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1, George Boutwell
  • Liberal institutions will gain everywhere by the abolition of slavery at the national Capital. Cited from The American Union Speaker, by John D. Philbrick
  • I am satisfied that the property of many will be exposed to much danger by the abolition of the punishment of death. Cited from Political Diary 1828-1830, Volume II, by Edward Law (Lord Ellenborough)
  • The Church did not seem to be seriously affected by the abolition of the Assembly. Cited from Sketches of the Covenanters, by J. C. McFeeters
  • Apart from the industrial problem thus created by the abolition of slavery, there seemed to be no serious political or economic questions before the country. Cited from Hispanic Nations of the New World, Wm. R. Shepherd
  • It had been urged that we should suffer by the abolition of the Slave-trade. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
  • This tremendous power has been developed in great measure by the abolition agitation, controlled by God. Cited from Slavery Ordained of God,by Rev. Fred. A. Ross, D.D
  • By the abolition of polygamy it allowed of no division of a man's love among many women, but limited it to one. Cited from A Portraiture of Quakerism, Volume III (of 3), by Thomas Clarkson
  • The noble earl had said also, that we should do no good by the abolition, because other nations would not concur in it. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
  • How is the bank expected to advance money to the planters, when their total destruction has been accomplished by the abolition of slavery? Cited from Anti-Slavery Examiner, Part 2 of 4, by American Anti-Slavery Society
  • It will only be cured by the abolition of capitalism if the new system is one which allows very much less power to single individuals. Cited from Proposed Roads to Freedom, by Bertrand Russell
  • Great relief was given to manufactures by the abolition of the five per cent tax on a variety of products. Cited from Twenty Years of Congress, Volume 2 (of 2), by James Gillespie Blaine
  • It had not recovered from the shock caused by the abolition of the slave trade. Cited from Jack in the Forecastle, by John Sherburne Sleeper
  • The Government contended that the conditions were in no way affected by the abolition of the Company. Cited from Forty-one years in India, by Frederick Sleigh Roberts
  • The outcome of the election was probably affected by the abolition of the country quota the previous year.
  • This can be accomplished largely, if not completely, by the abolition of usury. Cited from Usury, by Calvin Elliott
  • He showed by a statistical statement the paralysing effect which would be produced upon their interest by the abolition of slavery. Cited from Speeches of the Honorable Jefferson Davis, 1858
  • If it could be made out that humanity would be aided by the abolition, he would be the last person to oppose it. Cited from Abolition of the African Slave Trade, Vol. II, by Thomas Clarkson
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