Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Beauregard” in chapter 146 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2.:
...nstitution and the existence of the Government itself?
Let us look at the question plainly and fairly.
Here is an invading army almost within cannon-shot of the capital, headed by Jeff. Davis and Beauregard .
Suppose they advance on the city to-night; subjugate it; depose the existing authorities; expel the present Government: what kind of government have you then?
Is there any Constitution in it?
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