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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 397 (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 422 (search)
Greatly descended men.--The son of Light-Horse Harry Lee, of Revolutionary renown, commands the forces of Virginia. His chief aid is J. A. Washington, the only living representative of Washington. The great-grandson of Thomas Jefferson commands the Howitzer Battery at Richmond. A grandson of Patrick Henry is Captain of the Virginia forces. The descendants of Chief Justice Marshall are in the ranks and in command.--Erie (Pa.) Observer, May 25.
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 440 (search)
Captain let, of the United States Navy, in command of the Vandalia, ordered to the East Indies, learning at the Cape of Good Hope that a rebel war had broken out, promptly decided to return home with his ship, where she and her services are wanted. There are times when (as in the case of Colonel Croghan in 1811) it is the duty of an officer to disobey his orders. This was one of those occasions. The Yandalia is at the Navy Yard, ready for her work. Captain Lee's orders were honored in the breach. He deserves the thanks of the Government and the people.--N. Y. Commercial, May 21. I wish I was in Dixie. --So common has become the error that this is a Southern song, and relates' to Southern institutions, that I must be pardoned if I break the enchantment, and relate the facts about it. I see, also, that Mr. Albert Pike, of Arkansas, has written a song recently, in which he suggests that we Advance the flag of Dixie; Hurrah! Hurrah! For Dixie's land we'll take our stand,
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 34. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
, William Smith Governor of Virginia, and Major-General C. S. Army, hero and patriot. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: March 28, 1861., [Electronic resource], Old pioneer gone. (search)
By the Bill which passed the House of Delegates yesterday, it is provided that the remains of "Light-Horse Harry Lee are to be taken from Cumberland Island, Georgia, and deposited at Lexington, Va."