Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Norfolk” in chapter 2 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

...that the Government should exercise no authority over its own property within the limits of a seceding State. The Naval Department at that moment seemed powerless to preserve the public property at Norfolk against the rebel troops then assembling in Virginia. General Scott threw cold water on every attempt to hold the Norfolk Yard, on the ground that he had no troops to spare, as he could not deplete...

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Norfolk (Virginia, United States) 4,668 114 316 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (Virginia, United States) 199 0 7 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (United Kingdom) 42 0 8 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (Connecticut, United States) 8 0 6 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (Colorado, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (Mississippi, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (Nebraska, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (New York, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Norfolk (Oregon, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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