Speech on Patriotism (Document 3), item 20

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19/

Carnegie's letter.) Among

many examples of first things

which America has given

to the world, one of the most

illuminating is our Federal 

Supreme Court. No state in

our Union now thinks of

taking up sword against

another state. This is unthinkable

since our Civil 

War. As an illustration

take the Chicago Drainage

Canal Case. This

canal was built to connect

the Chicago river with

the Illinois river so that the

sewage from Chicago

might be diverted from

Lake Michigan to the

Illinois river, thence to the

Mississippi. The canal was


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19/

Carnegie's letter.) Among

many examples of first things

which America has given

to the world, one of the most

illuminating is our Federal 

Supreme Court. No state in

our Union now thinks of

taking up sword against

another state. This is unthinkable

since our Civil 

War. As an illustration

take the Chicago Drainage

Canal Case. This

canal was built to connect

the Chicago river with

the Illinois river so that the

sewage from Chicago

might be diverted from

Lake Michigan to the

Illinois river, thence to the

Mississippi. The canal was



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  • November 18, 2017 03:48:15 Thomas A. Lingner

    19/

    Carnegie's letter.) Among

    many examples of first things

    which America has given

    to the world, one of the most

    illuminating is our Federal 

    Supreme Court. No state in

    our Union now thinks of

    taking up sword against

    another state. This is unthinkable

    since our Civil 

    War. As an illustration

    take the Chicago Drainage

    Canal Case. This

    canal was built to connect

    the Chicago river with

    the Illinois river so that the

    sewage from Chicago

    might be diverted from

    Lake Michigan to the

    Illinois river, thence to the

    Mississippi. The canal was


  • July 5, 2017 00:35:39 Annick Rodriguez

    19/

    Carnegie's letter.) Among

    many examples of first things

    which America has given

    to the world one of the most

    illuminating is our Federal 

    Supreme Court. No state in

    our Union now thinks of

    taking up sword against

    another state. This is un- 

    thinkable since our Civil 

    War. As an illustration

    take the Chicago Drainage

    Canal Case. When This

    canal was built to con-

    nect the Chicago river with

    the Illinois river so that the

    sewage from Chicago

    might be diverted from

    the Lake Michigan to the

    Illinois river, thence to the

    Mississippi. The canal was



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    Saginaw, Michigan, USA

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October 2, 1915
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