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Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 185 3 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 172 8 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 156 6 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 153 3 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. 147 3 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 145 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 121 3 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: The Opening Battles. Volume 1. 114 2 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 110 0 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 102 2 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: April 8, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for John C. Breckinridge or search for John C. Breckinridge in all documents.

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owing is the more important part of the news: The Senate yesterday voted to consider that no election has taken place, and passed a resolution to go into a new joint convention, if the Assembly concurs. It is supposed that Mr. Mc Dougall will re-submit his name, in which case it is apparent that he will get such a majority as to make his election doubly sure. The Assembly rejected the Senate resolution for a new joint Senatorial Convention by a nearly unanimous vote. The Breckinridge State Central Committee is in session at Sacramento, but has done nothing yet. Large cargoes of silver ore continue to arrive at San Francisco from the Washoe, Esmeralda and Cozo mines. The Mount Diable coal mines are pronounced by Whitney, State geologist, of apparently unlimited extent. The coal is suitable for manufacturing, steamboat and house-hold purposes, and can be mined at $4 per ton. A fire at a hay yard, near Folsom street wharf, on the 21st, caused from $12,000
Speech of Senator Breckinridge. --On the 2d instant the Hon. John C. Breckinridge addressed the members of the Kentucky Legislature for about two hours. He favored a Border State Convention, with the Crittenden amendments as an ultimatum, and intimated that if the seceded States will not come back, even upon these terms, the only appropriate and safe resting place of the Border States is in the bosom of the Southern Confederacy.--The bill for the election of delegates to the Border State Cthe Hon. John C. Breckinridge addressed the members of the Kentucky Legislature for about two hours. He favored a Border State Convention, with the Crittenden amendments as an ultimatum, and intimated that if the seceded States will not come back, even upon these terms, the only appropriate and safe resting place of the Border States is in the bosom of the Southern Confederacy.--The bill for the election of delegates to the Border State Convention, which had previously passed the House, was passed in the Senate after the delivery of the speech.