Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Cape Fear River” in chapter 1.49 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
...hern coast and came up the Mississippi River and captured New Orleans.
Admiral Roberts was with Admiral Farragut in the battle of Mobile Bay.
He was at the capture of Fort Fisher, at the mouth of Cape Fear River , and at that time was a messmate of Admiral Dewey, who was then a lieutenant-commander.
Admiral Roberts recently visited the old forts near Mobile, Ala.
I have learned, said Admiral Roberts, ...
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