Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Massachusetts” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1: prelminary narrative:

...militia of to-day; and the more flattering the titles of its officers the less prepared they usually were to assume any responsibility requiring military knowledge. Without the line officers of the Massachusetts militia the State could not have met as it did the summons to the three months service; but its general officers were often an embarrassment. It must also be remembered that the Northern mind, g...

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Massachusetts (Massachusetts, United States) 30,598 492 0 0 0 user votes

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