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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.8 (search)
o is a formidable danger to the State and to society, and a danger that threatens only too surely to become constantly a greater danger. Elaboration of this proposition is unnecessary. The curious may still see a manuscript letter in which Peter Minor, of Petersburg, Virginia, frankly tells his nephew John Minor, of Fredericksburg, that the Virginia Legislature did right in rejecting a bill the nephew had proposed for the emancipation of the negroes, and says that they had as well turn loosplantations had raised him far above the bloody and cannibalistic barbarism of his home in Africa, the Virginians knew that to emancipate him as the chivalrous young legislator proposed would be to turn loose lions and bears among them, as old Peter Minor said. They foresaw one of the consequences of emancipation—the danger to which a hundred thousand husbands and fathers of the South must to-day leave their homes exposed if they leave them ungarded for an hour. Each day's newspapers make it
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Appendix. (search)
ury. Corporal J. H. Smith. Corporal, Hugh Nelson. Surgeon, Benjamin Blackford. Privates. Abrahams, H. J. Akers, E. A. Apperson, R. F. Ballowe, T. H. Blackford, W. H. Brugh, J. B. Button, R. P. Cabell, Breck. Cabell, S. Colhoun, Robert. Cosby, C. V. Cross, J. H. (K.) Dowdy, T. N. DeWitt, C. Franklin, James, Jr. Ford, William A. Guggenheimer, M., Jr. Goggin, John P. Harris, Meade. Holland, William. Jennings, J. H. Johnson, Minor. Kinnear, James F. Kabler, N. Kent, J. R. Lavinder, G. T. Leckie, M. M. Lucado, L. F. Lydick, James H. Mayer, Max L. Miller, A. H. Moorman, S. L. Nelson, W. S. Oglesby, John. Adams, R. H. T. Armistead, James. Anderson, John G. Barnes, C. F. Booth, S. C. Burks, E. W. Burch, Samuel. Cabell, P. H. Campbell, Wiley. Conley, John. Creed, J. J. Crumpacker, John. Dabney, H. Eubank, E. N. Franklin, P. H. Gregory, W. S.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index (search)
330; 2nd Regiment, Va. Cavalry, officers of. 330. Lyons, James, 99. Magruder, General J. B., 117. Mcguire, Dr., Hunter, 101; at Winchester in 1862, 226. McKinley, Major, Wm.. 110, 305. McRae, J. R., 359. Malvern Hill Battle of, 1, 50. Manassas First, skedaddle at, 269. Martin, Tom, execution of, by General Hooker, 129; Rev. S. Taylor, 101. Matthews, H. H., 341. Maximilian and Mexico 118. Meredith, General S. A.. 94. Miles, General N. A., 100. Mill, John Stuart, 118. Minor, Berkeley 332; Dr. C. L. C., 129. Montague, Governor A. J., 360. Moorman, Major M. N., 110, 306, 372. Mosby's Command, 90. Mott, Dr., Valentine, 81. Mulford, General J. E., 84. Natchez Miss., War times in, 135. Negro, The, Problem, 337. Newbern, Federal fleet at, 205. Nicholls, General F. T., 284. Nightingale, Florence, 228. North, Inconsistency of the, 82. O'Ferrall. Hon. C. T., 260. Ould, Hon., Robert, 84. Palmer, colonel, Wm. H., 112. Parker. Theodore, 25.