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    • "Sir Veto" Medal

    • Small medallion honoring Andrew Johnson, who earned the nickname "Sir Veto" because of the large number of legislative vetoes he issued during his Presidency. The obverse contains the Johnson's profile and the dates of his term of office. The...
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    • 33664_10

    • Constitution of Frankland. 11 of this commonwealth, unless he actually resides in, and possesses land in the county to the quantity of one hundred Acres, or to the value of fifty Pounds, and is of the full...
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    • 33664_11

    • Constitution of Frankland. members: They may expel a member , but not a second time for the same cause; they may administer oaths on the examination of witnesses, redress grievances, impeach State criminals, grant charters of incorporation,...
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    • 33664_13

    • Constitution of Frankland. Representatives, of the persons voted for, and the number of votes to each, which the Assembly shall examine, and the highest in votes shall be declared constitutionally elected; but no person shall be eligible more than...
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    • 33664_14

    • Constitution of Frankland. 15 of any commodity for any time not exceeding thirty days, in the recess of the General Assembly only:—They may grant licences [sic], as the laws shall direct, and shall have...
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    • 33664_15

    • Constitution of Frankland. Sect. 17. The Treasurer of State shall be annually appointed, and no person eligible more than three years successively. The Secretary of State, Attorney General, Auditors, and such like officers, shall be triennially;...
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    • 33664_17

    • Constitution of Frankland. Sect. 23. Justices of the peace shall be elected for each county, ten or more, by the freemen, as shall, by the General Assembly, be thought necessary for each, of those residing within the same, and qualified as...
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    • 33664_21

    • Constitution of Frankland. Sect. 41. The Legislature hereafter to be chosen shall provide that marriages, in this commonwealth, be regularly and solemnly celebrated, between one man and one woman, before free and single. Sect. 42. That this...
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    • 33664_22

    • Constitution of Frankland. 23 preserved inviolate in very part; whether the Legislative, Executive, Judiciary and Military branches of government, and public servants, have faithfully performed their...
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    • 33664_6

    • That all political power is vested in, [missing] derived from the people only. That the people of this State ought to have the sole and exclusive right of regulating the internal government and police thereof. That no man, or sett of men, are...
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    • 33664_8

    • Declaration of Rights 9 not to be kept up; and that the military should be kept under strict subordination to, and governed by, the civil power. That the people have a right to assemble together, to consult for...
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    • 33664_9

    • THE CONSTITUTION OR FORM OF GOVERNMENT Agreed to and resolved by the REPRESENTATIVES of the Freemen of the State of Frankland, elected and chosen for that particular purpose , in Convention assembled, at Greeneville, the 14th of Novem. 1785. This...
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    • In the entry Darlin comes back from a visit to town and announces that the Yankees are coming again. The Yankees burned the stables; however, Darlin was able to save about half of one poultry house, by ripping off roofing and planking to stop the...
    • 1863 April 26
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    • Lucy Virginia writes of fires on the mountains all around and that at night the fires look like a marching army. She had a note from Mollie about the high cost of items such as butter $4 or $5 a pound and so on. She next writes that Longstreet has...
    • 1864 February 28
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    • On the first day of the year 1865 LVF is very down in her mood. She believes that the weather is becoming colder than it was when she married & came to McMinnville. Mollie has made a wreath of evergreens to place on Cap Spurlock's grave as it is...
    • 1865 January 1
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    • Describes coldest day of the season 18 degrees outside and snow. The southern army is at Murfreesboro & Shelbyville. The Yankees are at Nashville. Bouse, who had been barefoot all of the fall, got his shoes last night. L. V. F. is as good as...
    • 1862 December 7

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