Statistics for occurrence #1 of “President Davis” in chapter 1.19 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25.:
...considering the covenant and bond of union broken, he espoused the cause of the Southern Confederacy, without fear and without reproach.
He was incapable of treason.
In the war he was honored by President Davis with the high trust, jointly with Mr. Slidell, of Commissioner to the European Powers; his residence was in England, and he was most efficient in obtaining credit, in furthering Confederate privateer...
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