Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Illinois” in chapter 1 of John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army:

... them said something about the blank Yankees; but instantly, seeing something that might perhaps have appeared like Southern blood in my face, added, You are not a Yankee! I replied, Yes; I am from Illinois . Oh, said he, we don't call Western men Yankees. In that remark I found my mission at West Point, as in after life, to be, as far as possible, a peacemaker between the hostile sections. If the ...

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Illinois (Illinois, United States) 6,200 18 0 0 0 user votes
Illinois (New Mexico, United States) 4 0 0 0 0 user votes
Illinois (Oregon, United States) 2 0 0 0 0 user votes
Illinois (Colorado, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Illinois (Illinois, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Illinois (New Mexico, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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