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The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure),
and the force bill. (search)
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter
: Civil affairs in 8 .--military operations between the 1863 Mountains and the Mississippi River. (search)
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore), chapter 70 (search)
Doc. 64: speech of Joseph Segar, delivered in the House of delegates of Virginia, march 30, 1861. Whereas, It has come to the knowledge of the Legislature that a large number of heavy guns, manufactured at Bellona foundry, near the capital of Virginia, under an order of the Ordnance Department at Washington, D. C., have been ordered to Fortress Monroe, where they can only be needed for the purpose of intimidation and menace to Virginia at present, and of actual hostilities in a certain
urther instructed to employ all needful force to resist every and any attempt to remove the same beyond the reach and the control of the government of the State.
The foregoing resolution, and others of like tenor, being under consideration, Mr. Segar said:--
I call you to witness, Mr. Speaker, that hitherto I have been strictly silent as to the great questions of federal import that have been discussed off and on during the session; but the extraordinary resolutions which have been sent
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore),
. Doc 168.-the burning of Hampton, Va. - August 7 . (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], The
Harper's Ferry Affair. (search)
Communication cut off. Washington, April 21st. --The telegraphic wires between Washington and Baltimore are down — supposed to have been cut by the Baltimoreans, as the Administration at Washington have control of the office in that city. The report about the Federal fortifications at Arlington Heights and Hoover's Hill, are by the most available reliable authority denied. The bridges on the Washington and Baltimore Railroad are reported and believed to be destroyed --there is no communication between the two cities. Joseph Segar, Esq., a member of the Virginia Legislature, has just arrived in Washington from Richmond. He reports that the secession sentiment is unanimous and universal in the whole of Eastern Virginia.
The Daily Dispatch: may 17, 1861., [Electronic resource], Protection of the "Union" men (search)
Encroachments of the East. --The Norfolk Herald, of yesterday says: We learn that additional operations have been entered upon by the Federal forces at Fort Monroe, embracing the seizure of the farms of Jos. Segar, Judge Clopton, and indeed all the territory constituting the peninsula between Hampton and Min Creeks. It is said, further, that they have been making surveys preparatory to the creation of out works. A portion of the farms will probably be appropriated to the accommodation of horses, mules and cattle required for the use of the garrison.
The Daily Dispatch: June 27, 1861., [Electronic resource],
$10 reward. (search)