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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 18. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Escape of prisoners from
Johnson's Island. (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 32. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.10 (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 32. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
Joseph Wheeler. His rank by Commission in the C. S. Army-Major-General. Interesting incidents in the journey southward of President Davis. [ The following communication from an esteemed supporter of the Southern Historical Society Papers, and a gallant follower of Wade Hampton, is of interest incidentally, apart fr
his name for the West Point list as Major-General.
This seems definitely to settle the point, but Gen. Wade Hampton told me that in an interview he had with President Davis in North Carolina, when the latter was arranging for his escape southward, he offered the President an excort of 5,000 mounted volunteers, which he guaranteed to raise at once.
Mr. Davis, however, declined this offer on the ground that such a force would attract too much attention, and would not be sufficiently mobile for his purposes.
Gen. Hampton then suggested that with a small escort the President should take Gen. Wheeler to accompany him, as the latter would be useful, being
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 32. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.13 (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], An interesting letter. (search)
The Southern papers announce as that President Davis passed through ville, East Tennessee, on Friday night week, an route for Memphis. The Metairie Jockey Club of New Orleans, have deter mined to omit the regular spring meeting of the Club, which was announced to come off in April.
The Daily Dispatch: March 25, 1862., [Electronic resource], Sale of
real estate. (search)
Sale of real estate. --The property known as the "Exchange Stable," on Franklin street, occupied by Messrs. Davis and Hutcheson was sold yesterday by Messrs. James M. Taylor &Son, auctioneers, for $28,695.
The Daily Dispatch: may 1, 1862., [Electronic resource],
Ranaway-- $20 to $50 reward. (search)
Election of officers. --In pursuance of that clause of the Conscription Bill requiring the reorganization of companies and battalions, the following officers have been elected for the war in the First Virginia Regiment: Colonel, Wyart M. Elliott, Lieutenant Colonel, F. J. Skinner; Major, William H. Palmer. Company B--Captain, T. H. Davis; First Lieutenant, Logan Robbins; Senior Second Lieutenant, F. M. Mann; Junior Second Lieutenant, J. A. Payne. Company C--Captain, James Mitchell; (no Lieutenants elected in this company). Company D--Captain, George F. Norton, First Lieutenant, E. P. Reeve; Senior Second Lieutenant, William Kenningham; Junior Second Lieutenant, Adol. Blair. Company G--Captain, F. H. Langley, First Lieutenant, Eldridge Morris; Senior Second Lieutenant, L. R. Shell, Junior Second Lieutenant, W. T. Woody. Company H--Captain, William E. Tysinger; First Lieutenant, Abner J. Watkins; Senior Second Lieutenant, E. W. Martin; Junior Second Lieute
The Daily Dispatch: may 2, 1862., [Electronic resource],
English opinion of Affairs in America. (search)