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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
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The Daily Dispatch: March 16, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Fort Sumter. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: may 21, 1861., [Electronic resource], Drumming out. (search)
From Ohio. Cincinnati, May 20. --Sixteen thousand men are at Camp Dennison. Aaron Harlan has been nominated for Congress in place of Gov. Tom Corwin. The bridge over the Miami Canal fell yesterday fifty feet in the Canal. No one was drowned.
The Daily Dispatch: June 3, 1861., [Electronic resource], The
Elected to Congress. Cincinnati, May 29. --Richard Harrison the Independent Union candidate, has been elected to Congress from the Seventh Ohio District, to fill Tom Corwin's vacancy. He defeats Harlan, the Republican nominee.
The Daily Dispatch: October 31, 1861., [Electronic resource], The blockading fleet off New Orleans — News direct from the enemy. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 20, 1865., [Electronic resource], The late
The late Mr. Corwin. This gentleman, who died in Washington on Monday, was in his sixty-ninth year. He was born in Kentucky (whither his father had moved from New Jersey) in 1794. The family soon afterwards moved to Ohio. Mr. Corwin had filled the most responsible public stations in Ohio, including that of Governor. He had been a member of each of the Houses of Congress, and filled the o
profession of lawyer.
It was alleged that he also undertook the business of "pardon broker." Mr. Corwin was a man of more than ordinary ability amongst the representative men of the country.
He exc him as "the late Mr. Crary," which excited the irrepressible laughter of the whole House.
Mr. Corwin belonged to that powerful party of Whigs which struggled so long against the Jackson Administr bitterly opposed to the Mexican war of 1848, and was the leader of the opposition to it.
Mr. Corwin was raised a farmer, and is said to have been a wagoner in 1812.
On his return from Mexico, w