"Georgia," The American Cyclopeadia and Register of Important Events of the Year 1865 ... (New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1869), 396.
John Osborne, Dickinson College
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An Ordinance to repeal certain, ordinances and resolutions therein mentioned, heretofore passed by the people of the State of Georaia in Convention.
We, the people of Georgia, in convention at our seat of government, do declare and ordain that the ordinance adopted by the same people in convention on the 19th day of January, A. D. 1861, entitled an ordinance to dissolve the union between the State of Georgia and other States united with her under a compact of government entitled the United States of America; also, an ordinance adopted by the same on the 15lh day of March, in the year of our Lord aforesaid, entitled an ordinance to adopt and ratify the Constitution of the Confederate States of America, and also all ordinances and resolutions of the same adopted between the 16th day of January and the 24th day of March of the year aforesaid, subversive or antagonistic to the civil and military authorities of the Government of the United States of America under the Constitution thereof, be, and the same are hereby repealed.
(Signed) HERSCHEL V. JOHNSON, President.
Attest, J. D. Waddell, Secretary.
J. JOHNSON, Provisional Governor,