hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 342 0 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 180 2 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 178 2 Browse Search
Wendell Phillips, Theodore C. Pease, Speeches, Lectures and Letters of Wendell Phillips: Volume 1 168 0 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 122 0 Browse Search
John G. Nicolay, A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, condensed from Nicolay and Hayes' Abraham Lincoln: A History 118 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 I. 118 2 Browse Search
William Alexander Linn, Horace Greeley Founder and Editor of The New York Tribune 106 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 102 2 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 97 3 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: October 24, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for William H. Seward or search for William H. Seward in all documents.

Your search returned 13 results in 3 document sections:

Latest Northern news.important circular from Secretary Seward--affairs down the Potomac — the War in Missouri, &c., &c. Through the kindness of a gentleman recently from the North, we have been placed in possession of the Baltimore Sun, of the 17th. The following embraces the most interesting news transpiring within the lines of the enemy: Important circular from Secretary reward relative to the defence of the Atlantic and Lake Coasts. The following important circular has been senccepted, the President will direct the proper agents of the Federal Government to confer with you, and to superintend, direct, and conduct the prosecution of the system of the defence of your State. I have the honor to be your obd't serv't, Wm. H. Seward; Secretary of State. Affairs down the Potomac. Washington, Oct. 16. --An officer of the steamer Jacob Bell, who has carefully reconnoitered the Shipping Point battery on the Potomac, says there are six guns in position, all ap
Getting alarmed. --See the circular of Seward, in another column. There can be no mistake in the matter. The Yankee Government is thoroughly alarmed at something it has heard relative to the disposition of foreign powers. It is true, Seward says, that the chances in favor of our succeeding abroad in our attempt to secure Seward says, that the chances in favor of our succeeding abroad in our attempt to secure the co-operation of foreign powers are less than they ever have been. But nobody can be deceived by this declaration. He has heard something, and he is frightened. At first he said nothing to the Yankee Governors. The insurrection was a small affair — he could put it out so easily, it was hardly worth thinking about. Now, how New York was tremendous. Stocks of every description tumbled at once into the very dirt, and thousands upon thousands were ruined. Some are uncharitable enough to believe the reports about Seward's habits, and think he was drunk when he wrote the circular. It has been said that he has not drawn a sober breath since Manassas.
The New York Herald's comments on Seward's letter — Apprehensions of a War with England.[from the New York Herald of the 1intelligence of the sensation and excitement produced by Mr. Seward's circular letter to the Governors of the loyal States od was just in a condition to be excited by the letter of Mr. Seward; it is under these circumstances that Mr. Seward calls uMr. Seward calls upon the Governors of the loyal States to take measures to fortify the Northern frontier, and every vulnerable point on our cnnot set about it a moment too soon. In the language of Mr. Seward, "One of the most obvious precautions is that our ports cks, that is only temporary. The effect of carrying out Mr. Seward's idea will be permanent; and when it is accomplished ithe Washington correspondent of the New York Herald on Secretary Seward's circular, which we take from that paper of the 18th: "The letter of Secretary Seward to Governor Morgan points, with great significance, to a contemplated war with Engl