Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Scott” in chapter 6 of The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 5: Forts and Artillery.:
...y are closing their coils around us, sir.
General Scott: Now, how long can we hold out here?
Ten days, General, and within that time the North will come down to us.
General Scott : How will they come?
The route through Baltimore is cut off.
They will come by all routes.
They will come between the capes of Virginia, up through Chesapeake Bay, and by the Potomac.
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