Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Americans” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: February 10, 1862., [Electronic resource]:
It was a very easy thing a few years ago to say who were and who were not Americans.
In those days, when the admonition of Gen. Washington, "P none but Americans on guard to-night," was the watch word of a formidable political party, the only "Americans" were members of the Know-Nothing order.
They did not, however, long maintain the monopoly of that compr...
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