Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Chesapeake Bay” in chapter 4 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

... which early in the war stretched across our country in chains of military posts within supporting distance of one another, but as these increased and Rebellion continued to raise its hydra head from Chesapeake Bay to Southwestern Missouri, it was found to be necessary to increase the Navy, not only for the protection of our long line of sea-coast, but to guard our great lines of river transportation which the ...
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Chesapeake Bay (United States) 506 6 0 0 0 user votes

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