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demand of any three States for a Convention of all the States suggesting the amendments. And should the Convention of all the States concur in the proposed amendments, and the same be ratified by two-thirds of the State Legislatures or by Conventions in two-thirds of the States, they shall form a part of the Constitution.

22. No law impairing or denying the right of property in negro slaves shall be passed.

23. The twelve amendments to the Federal Constitution are embodied in the Confederate Constitution.

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APPENDIX.

THE COMPARATIVE RESOURCES OF THE FREE AND OF THE

SLAVE-HOLDING STATES (EXCLUSIVE OF THE TERRI-
TORIES), ACCORDING TO THE OFFICIAL RETURNS OF THE
EIGHTH DECENNIAL CENSUS, 1860.

In the 19 Free

States.
18,907,753

Free Population......
Slave

In the 15 Slave

States. 8,292,782 3,950,511

Total in the 34

States 27,200,535 3,950,511

Total

18,907,753 12,243,293 81,151,046 Number of persons

subject to mîlitaty duty

2,479,633 982,366 3,412,002 Assessed value of

real estate and per

sonal property ..*$6,541,027,619 5,465,808,957 12,006,836,576 Number of acres of improved lands

88,181,466 74,623,055 162,804,521 Cash value of farms,

farming imple-
ments & machinery $4,209,062,835 2,675,476,321 $6,884,539,156

Milch cows, number
Working oxen
Other cattle....
Sheep
Swine

5,235,254
1,011,868
6,412,200
15,367,312
11,846,629

3,428,011
1,176,286
8,187,125

7,064,116
20,651,182

8,663,265 2,187,154 14,599,325 22,431,428 32,497,811

Total live stock ...

39,873,263

40,506,730

80,378,983

* The value is given in dollars, which, being divided by 5, gives the amount in pounds).

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8,103,216

$34,997,230

Rye produced, bhls.
Indian corn, bhls ....
Oats, bushels
Rice produced, lbs ..
Tobacco produced, lbs
Ginned cotton, bales

4001b3. each prod.
Irish and sweet pota-

toes, peas, & beans,

produced, bhls Wool produced, lbs Barley & buckwheat

produced, bushels Value of orchard and market

garden products Number of gallons of

wine made Butter made, lbs Cheese made, lbs Hay made, tons...... Clover and grass seed

made, bhls Hemp prepared, tons Cane sugar made,

hhds of 1,000lbs. Cane molasses pro

duced, gallons...... Sorghum molasses,

ditto..... Maple molasses pro

duced, gallons...... Maple sugar pro

duced, lbs
Hops, ditto............
Flax, ditto
Flax seed produced,

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bhls .........

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Silk cocoons pro

duced, lbs Beeswax & honey do. Value of live stock... Wheat, bushels

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A VIEW OF POPULATION, IMMIGRATION, WEALTH, AGRI

CULTURE, MANUFACTURE, COMMERCE, SHIPPING, BAILWAYS, &c., OF THE WHOLE THIRTY-FOUR STATES, SHOWING THE INCREASE SINCE 1850. FROM THR OFFICIAL RETURNS OF THE EIGHTH DECENNIAL CENSUS, 1860.

Total area of the United States in 1860,
square miles

2,923,208
Ditto, Acres

7,483,412,480
The true value of real estate and personal
property in 1850

*$7,135,780,228
Ditto in 1860

16,159,616,068 Increase in ten years

8,925,481,011
Aggregate increase, 1264 per cent., and an
increase of 68 per cent. per capita of the free
population.

Assessed value of real and personal pro-
perty in 1850

$6,010,207,309
Ditto in 1860

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$12,006,838,576 Number of banke in 1860...

770 Capital

$194,421,018 Loans

$278,887,927 Specie

$37,893,390 Circulation

$52,089,59 Deposits

$12,6234,474 Miles of railway in operation in 1860

30,793

* The value is given in dollars, which, being divided by 5, gives the amount is pounds.

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2,514,282

884,474 $19,487,790

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406,298 $22,248,796

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$47,118,555 $27,998,334

$28,546,656

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55,173,409 $19,365,765

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Tons of iron ore mined
Tons of pig iron mined

Value of ditto
Increase, 44 per cent. on 1850.

Tons of bar and other rolled iron made...

Value of ditto
Increase on 1850, 392 per cent.
Value of steam engines and machinery

produced in 1860
Ditto in 1850
Increase on 1850, 68 per cent.

Value of iron founding in 1860 .. Increase on 1850, 42 per cent.

Tons of coal produced in 1860

Value of ditto
Increase on 1850, 170 per cent.

Tons of copper ore mined in 1860
Value of ditto
Number of sewing machines manufac-

factured in 1860
Capital invested in ditto
Number of establishments
Hands employed
Value of machines produced
Value of machines exported in 1861
Value of books printed in 1860
Value of job work printed in 1860
Value of newspapers printed in 1860
Total value of printing
Total value of printing in 1850 ...
Total number of newspapers in 1860
(political)

14,432 $3,316,516

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116,330 $1,390,250

46

2,194 $5,605,343

$61,000

$11,843,459

$7,181,213 $20,653,371 $39,678,043 $11,352,705

3,242

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