Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fortress Monroe” in chapter 1.3 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30.:
...deral Assistant Secretary of War, during the war, and, of course, he knew whereof he wrote.
He was the man by whose authority General Miles put the shackles upon Mr. Davis, when he was in prison at Fortress Monroe , and was therefore prejudiced in the highest degree against Mr. Davis and the Confederate authorities generally.
And his statement must be taken as conclusive of this whole question.
When we ad...
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