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The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure), The
First cavalry. (search)
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2, Chapter
: 14 's correspondence. (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 36 (search)
Doc. 35.-proclamations of Gov. Letcher, June 14, 1861. To the People of North-Western Virginia: The sovereign people of Virginia, unbiassed, and by their own free choice, have, by a majority of nearly one hundred thousand qualified voters, severed the ties that heretofore bound them to the Government of the United States
Come with your own good weapons and meet them as brothers!
Given under my hand, and under the seal of the Commonwealth, this 14th day of June, 1861, and in the 35th year of the Commonwealth.
By the Governor: John Letcher. Geo. W. Munford, Secretary of the Commonwealth.
To the People of Virginia: ry, 1861, is now in full force in this Commonwealth, and must be respected and obeyed.
Given under my hand, as Governor, and under the seal of the Commonwealth, this 14th day of June, 1861, and in the eighty-fifth year of the Commonwealth. John Letcher. By the Governor, Geo. W. Munford, Secretary of the Commonwealth.
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 10: The Armies and the Leaders. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller),
General officers of the Confederate Army: a full roster compiled from the official records (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
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White Sulphur Springs.
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 274 (search)
Doc. 250.-speech of John S. Carlisle, in the Wheeling Convention, June 14, 1861. I think, sir, that a moment's consideration will satisfy this Convention that upon this question there is at least no difference of opinion between the advocates of a separation of this State. If I may be allowed, I can claim some credit for my sincerity, when I say that it has been an object for which I have labored at least since the year 1850. The Convention that met in Richmond in that year and adopted our present State Constitution, clearly disclosed, to my mind, the utter incompatibility consistent with the interests of the people of North-western Virginia of remaining in a connection with the Eastern portion of the State. And, sir, the first favorable opportunity that discovered itself to me for affecting that separation was in the Convention that met in this city in May last. And I appeal to members who are present, and who were members of that Convention, to say if I did not zealously p
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 284 (search)
1861 April 20: Seizure of Liberty ArsenalBy Confederates. May 4: Affair at Kansas CitySeizure of Property. May 10: Capture of Camp JacksonMISSOURI--3d Infantry; 1st, 3d and 4th Reserve Corps. May 10: Riot, St. Louis, Fifth and Wainut StreetsMISSOURI--5th Reserve Corps. May 15: Expedition from St. Louis to PotosiMISSOURI--1st (Co. "A") and 5th (Co. "A") Infantry. June 13-17: Expedition from St. Louis to BoonevilleUNITED STATES--Battery "F" 2d Arty.; 2d Infantry Co. "B"). June 14: Capture of Jefferson CityMISSOURI--1st and 2d Infantry. UNITED STATES--Battery "F" 2d Arty.; 2d Infantry (Co. "B"). June 17: Engagement, BoonevilleMISSOURI--1st and 2d Infantry. UNITED STATES--Battery "F" 1st Arty.; 2d Infantry (Co. "B"); 2 Co's Recruits U. S. Army. Union loss, 2 killed, 17 wounded. Total, 19. June 17: Skirmish, IndependenceMISSOURI--Detachment of Volunteers under Capt. Stanley. June 18: Skirmish, Camp ColeUnion Home Guard. Union loss, 15 killed, 52 wounded. Total, 67. June 22-23: E