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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 265 265 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 152 152 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 53 53 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 46 46 Browse Search
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 42 42 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies 31 31 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 28 28 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 28 28 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 17 17 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 16 16 Browse Search
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Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), The civil history of the Confederate States (search)
Following this turgid current to its debouch in disunion, we see a new move in 1859 designed to make sectional agitation effective in the approaching political battn people had any knowledge. The records of the winter of 1858 and the spring of 1859 entirely failed to disclose a disposition of the South to engage in any agitatiof secession. Among them was Mr. Iverson, senator from Georgia, who predicted in 1859 that a sectional President would be inaugurated in 1861, which he affirmed wouldyet unborn as they have blessed us. Mr. Toombs, of the same State, made also in 1859 a conservative speech advising against all extreme action, and especially opposiThere was no Southern Rights party. Broken down in 1851, it had no existence in 1859. Chapter 5: The Conflict over the Constitution The agitators of fixed sectional majority of States attained. The Thirty-fifth Congress met in 1859, and it soon appeared that aggressive anti-slavery agitation was now moving its
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans), Biographical: officers of civil and military organizations. (search)
y the Buchanan administration. From this date, 1859, he was nationally acknowledged as a statesman Carolina. He was a commissioner to Virginia in 1859 to secure the co-operation of that State againse democratic ticket, in 1856, and re-elected in 1859. In January, 1861, he was elected as a delegatl a vacancy in the delegation of the State. In 1859, on account of the aggressive anti-slavery agiter at Thibodeaux, Louisiana, serving his State, 1859-61, as commissioner of public works. In Februa a battle with the Comanche Indians in Texas in 1859; and in 1861 was thanked for his services in prfessor in Davidson college, North Carolina. In 1859, impressed with the duty of preparing the Sout. In 1856-57 he was stationed in Kansas and in 1859 at Fort Kearny. He resigned his commission in ted governor of Alabama without opposition. In 1859 he was re-elected as chief executive. While thelected governor in 1857, and was re-elected in 1859, 1861 and 1863. Governor Brown was prompt and d[12 more...]