Statistics for occurrence #1 of “United States” in chapter 47 of Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War.:

... ugly reef. The Sumter reached the calm belt on the 24th of September. The next day a sail was sighted; the Sumter pursued under steam showing the American flag. The stranger, thinking this a United States gun-boat, ran up the Stars and Stripes. The vessel proved to be the Joseph Parke, of Boston; a prize-crew was put on board and she was sent to the westward to act as a decoy to other vessels, and t...
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United States (United States) 100,886 694 0 0 0 user votes
United States (New Mexico, United States) 6 0 0 0 0 user votes

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