The African Repository, Volume 23

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American Colonization Society., 1847 - African Americans
 

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Page 166 - That government is, or ought to be, instituted for the common benefit, protection, and security of the people, nation, or community; of all the various modes and forms of government, that is best which is capable of producing the greatest degree of happiness and safety...
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