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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
, William Henry Chase Whiting Major-General C. S. Army. (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 32. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.30 (search)
Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.from North Carolina. Raleigh, May 27, 1861. Your correspondent had the pleasure on yesterday of attending the Convention now in session at Raleigh. A resolution was offered by Mr. Speed, of Pasquotank, to the effect that, under the circumstances of the case, it would be inexpedient for any member of the Convention to be appointed a member of the Congress of the Confederate States. Laid on the table. The body numbers among its members some of the most distinguished sons of the old North State, among whom I noticed Hons. Wm. A. Graham, Mr. Gilmer, and Ex-Gov. Reid. I was shown on yesterday by Hon. Mr. Edwards, President of the Convention, a telegram announcing the fact that President Davis was then at Montgomery. Yours, truly, Oats.
Lincoln's Cabinet. --The New York Tribune, of Saturday, names Robert E. Scott, of Virginia, Secretary of the Navy, and Wm. A. Graham, of North Carolina, Secretary of the Interior, as gentlemen who will probably fill the places named in Lincoln's Cabinet. With regard to them, however, it is unable to state how far "negotiations have proceeded."
The Daily Dispatch: January 6, 1864., [Electronic resource], The New
Meeting of Congress.the President's message. Senate.--The Senate met yesterday, at 12 o'clock M, Mr. Hunter, of Virginia, in the chair. The proceedings were opened with prayer by the Rev. Dr. Burrows, of the Baptist Church. The roll being called sixteen Senators responded to their names. The credentials of Messrs. Richard W. Walker of Ala, John W. C. Watson of Miss, and Wm. A. Graham of N. C., newly elected Senators, were duly presented, and those gentlemen took the oath of office. The credentials of Messrs. R. W. Johnson, of Ark, and James M. Baker, of Fla., Senators re-elected, being presented, also took the oath of office. Mr. Simms, of Ky, reappointed, also took the oath of office. The Senate then proceeded to organize.--Mr. R. M. T. Hunter, of Va, was re-elected President pro tem, he receiving 15 votes, Mr. Brown 3, and Mr Orr 1. Mr Jas H Nash was re-elected Secretary of the Senate, receiving 15 out of 22 votes cast. On motion of Mr. Henry, of Tenn, the o
The Daily Dispatch: May 4, 1864., [Electronic resource], Proceedings of Congress. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: December 9, 1865., [Electronic resource],
North Carolina, (search)
North Carolina, -- Hon. William A. Graham was elected on Monday United States Senator, for the long term, from North Carolina. Mr. Graham was in the Confederate Senate, and has not been pardoned. John Poole, of Bertie county, a Union man, was on Tuesday elected United States Senator for the short term. North Carolina, -- Hon. William A. Graham was elected on Monday United States Senator, for the long term, from North Carolina. Mr. Graham was in the Confederate Senate, and has not been pardoned. John Poole, of Bertie county, a Union man, was on Tuesday elected United States Senator for the short term.