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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 44 2 Browse Search
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox 42 4 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 13. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 28 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 26 4 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 22 0 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 22 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: October 30, 1863., [Electronic resource] 18 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 13 3 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 8 0 Browse Search
A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.) 7 1 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Henry L. Benning or search for Henry L. Benning in all documents.

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lause.] The Georgia Commissioner. The President.--Gentlemen of the Convention — In further execution of the order of the day, I introduce to you the Hon. Henry L. Benning, Commissioner on the part of the State of Georgia. Mr. Benning said he had been appointed by the Convention of the State of Georgia to present her oMr. Benning said he had been appointed by the Convention of the State of Georgia to present her ordinance of secession, and to invite Virginia, through this Convention, to join Georgia and the other seceded States in forming a Southern Confederacy. This was the whole extent of his mission. He had no power to make or to receive promises. Still, a proper respect for this Convention required that he should explain the reasons row than in anger. Greater than we once went to his own, and his own received him not; yet he became a great light, illuming all the world. In conclusion, Mr. Benning presented-the Georgia Ordinance of Secession, earnestly invited Virginia to unite with her, and thanked the Convention for the attention given to his long addre