Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Fortress Monroe” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: July 22, 1861.., [Electronic resource]:
...ings, after their inhabitants have fled from the outrages of a brutal soldiery.
In 1781, Great Britain, when invading her revolted Colonies, took possession of the very district of country near Fortress Monroe now occupied by troops of the United States.--The houses then inhabited by the people, after being respected and protected by avowed invaders, are now pillaged and destroyed by men who pretend that t...
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