hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
The Daily Dispatch: March 12, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: April 13, 1861., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Your search returned 3 results in 2 document sections:

hat the thanks of the people of Virginia be and they are hereby most cordially tendered to the Hon. John J. Crittenden, for his reasonable, jealous and patriotic efforts in the Senate of the United States to bring about a just and honorable adjustment of our national difficulties. Mr. Wise, of Princess Anne, moved to lay the resolution upon the table, upon which motion Mr. Brown called for the yeas and nays, and the vote resulted as follows: Yeas.--Messrs. Blakey, Bolssean, Borst, Boulbin, Conn, Fisher, Graham, Harvie, Hunton, Isbeth, Leake, Macfarland, Millor, Morton, Orrick, Baldwin, Seawell, Slanghter, Speed, Strange, Thernton, Ro. H. Turner, Wise, and Woods--23. Nays.--Messrs. Janney, (President,) Aston, baldwin, Alfred Mr. Barbour, James Barbour, Taylor, Berlin, Blow, Jr., Boggess, Branch, Brent, Brown, Bruce, Burdett, Burley, Caperton, Carder, Chapman, Clemens, Coffman, C. B. Conrad, Ro. Y. Conrad, Couch, Critcher, Custis, Dent, Beskias, Dulany, Early, Echols, For
nted an example unparalleled in the history of nations. They had a permanent Government, with a credit to-day higher in the markets of the world than the credit of the Northern Confederacy. Had they waited for consultation before acting, the result would, he conceived, have been different. Virginia should now act as she did in 76. He venerated the old Union, but act the Union that threatened the destruction of the interests of his section. Mr. Morton then withdrew his amendment. Mr. Boulbin, of Charlotte, moved to amend Mr. Scott's amendment by striking out the words "to be appointed by the respective Conventions thereof," and inserting "to be elected for this State by the people thereof voting by districts arranged on the suffrage, basis of representation for fifteen delegates for each district." Mr. Bouldin claimed that the amendment embraced a principle of the highest importance to the people of Virginia. They were entitled, in this crisis, to a full hearing in the