Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Lieutenant Grace” in chapter 1 of Emilio, Luis F., History of the Fifty-Fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry , 1863-1865:
...ederick Douglass, and other noted men to address meetings.
Cornelius Howland, C. B. H. Fessenden, and James B. Congdon materially assisted and were good friends of the movement.
While recruiting, Lieutenant Grace was often insulted by such remarks as, There goes the captain of the Negro Company!
He thinks the negroes will fight!
They will turn and run at the first sight of the enemy!
His little son was ...
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