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Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 204 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 144 2 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. 113 11 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 93 1 Browse Search
An English Combatant, Lieutenant of Artillery of the Field Staff., Battlefields of the South from Bull Run to Fredericksburgh; with sketches of Confederate commanders, and gossip of the camps. 73 3 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 60 12 Browse Search
Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A. 60 6 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 55 15 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 12. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 51 3 Browse Search
General Joseph E. Johnston, Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War 42 18 Browse Search
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having been drawn up in line north of the Department building, were inspected by Inspector General Stone, after which Major McDowell, U. S. A., called the roll. The oath was then read, and the men were ordered to hold up the right hand, ungloved, anld not permit them to enlist, did not want to take the oath, and did not want to take a position with the "seceders." Major McDowell told them to take a position to the right of the line, then; when almost a majority of the company seemed to have a p mustered into the service, and every man in the line took the required oath. [It ought to be remarked here that Major McDowell, before enrolling the several companies, informed them that they were mustered into the United States service for thrr services were required within the limits of the District of Columbia.] The Turner Rifles were then inspected by Major McDowell, and enrolled into service. Every man in this company also came promptly forward when called upon to take the oath o