• Publication Date: 1861
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 9
  • Approx. Reading Time: 1 minute
Primary Sources

Fragment on the Constitution and Union

[Written January of 1861]All this is not the result of accident. It has a philosophical cause. Without the Constitution and the Union, we could not have attained the result; but even these, are not the primary cause of our great prosperity. There is something back of these, entwining itself more clo...
  • Publication Date: 1861
  • Flesch-Kincaid Level: 9
  • Approx. Reading Time: 1 minute