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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 707 3 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 25. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 112 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 89 1 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 87 5 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 73 1 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 67 5 Browse Search
James Barnes, author of David G. Farragut, Naval Actions of 1812, Yank ee Ships and Yankee Sailors, Commodore Bainbridge , The Blockaders, and other naval and historical works, The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 6: The Navy. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 44 4 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. 37 1 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 29 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 28 0 Browse Search
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d agents in said departments, was ordered to be printed. Senate bill to authorize the appointment of a commissary-general, with the rank, pay, etc., of a brigadier-general, was considered and passed. A message was received from the President vetoing the Senate bill authorizing the mailing of newspapers free of postage. The President objected to the bill as violative of the provisions of the Constitution: that the Post-office Department shall be self-sustaining. On motion, by Mr. Semmes, the consideration of the message was postponed till Saturday, and the message was ordered to be printed. On motion, the Senate resolved into secret session. House of Representatives. The House met at the usual hour.--Prayer by the Rev. Dr. Burrows. The Speaker laid before the House the report of the Commissioner of Patents, which was ordered to be printed. The Senate substitute for the House finance bill was referred to the Committee on Ways and Means. Several
tponed. Rather antagonistic to peace and the peace resolutions, then under discussion, was the appearance at the right hand of the Speaker's chair of Captain Raphael Semmes, commander of the lost Alabama, the "Terror of the Seas." On motion of Mr. Magruder, the Chair was vacated for ten minutes, and the members, officers of the House, and visitors present, were personally introduced to Captain Semmes by the Speaker of the House. Business was then resumed, and Captain Semmes remained a witness of the proceedings for a few minutes and retired. Mr. Staples, of Patrick, submitted the following resolution, and was heard in its advocacy: Captain Semmes remained a witness of the proceedings for a few minutes and retired. Mr. Staples, of Patrick, submitted the following resolution, and was heard in its advocacy: "Resolved, That the Committee of Courts of Justice inquire into the expediency of reporting a bill to provide for the calling of a convention of the people of Virginia." Mr. Haymond, of Marion, opposed the reference of the resolution, and the House refused to refer. The preamble and resolutions adopted by the Fourteenth