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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 14 0 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 5. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 12 0 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 II. 12 2 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 11 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: April 15, 1862., [Electronic resource] 10 2 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.) 10 0 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 9 1 Browse Search
The writings of John Greenleaf Whittier, Volume 6. (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier) 8 0 Browse Search
L. P. Brockett, The camp, the battlefield, and the hospital: or, lights and shadows of the great rebellion 8 0 Browse Search
James Russell Lowell, Among my books 8 0 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: April 15, 1862., [Electronic resource], The approaches to New Orleans from the Gulf — a Yankee description. (search)
ing him from that direction, Captain Morgan ascertained that the Yankee was a Lieut Burns, with a picket of five men, who at the time were in a house at the side of nceal his own uniform, and galloped up to the picket. "How are matters, Lieut Burns?" said Captain Morgan, addressing the Yankee officer. "All right, Colonel," responded Burns. "Where are your men?" asked Morgan. "In the house there," replied Burns. "Nice way of attending to your duty, sir. Consider yourBurns. "Nice way of attending to your duty, sir. Consider yourself under arrest, and hand me your sword and pistol," said Capt. Morgan. His order was promptly obeyed, and Capt Morgan then directed Burns to call out his menBurns to call out his men singly. After requiring them to hand to him their sabres and guns, he ordered them to march. "We are going the wrong direction, Colonel," said Burns, after thBurns, after they had started. "No, It's all right. I am Captain Morgan!" said the brave partisan to his now thoroughly frightened captives. At this juncture Capt. Morga