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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 147 37 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 44 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 38 2 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 32 14 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 28 0 Browse Search
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, The Passing of the Armies: The Last Campaign of the Armies. 14 2 Browse Search
Richard Hakluyt, The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques, and Discoveries of the English Nation 14 0 Browse Search
Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army . 12 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 11 1 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 10 2 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government. You can also browse the collection for Portland (Maine, United States) or search for Portland (Maine, United States) in all documents.

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Appendix E in the summer of 1858, Davis being in Portland, Maine, a vast concourse of its citizens assembled in front of his hotel to offer him a welcome to their city, whereupon he made to them an address, from which the following extracts are given: Fellow-Citizens: Accept my sincere thanks for this manifestation of your kindness. Vanity does not lead me so far to misconceive your purpose as to appropriate the demonstration to myself; but it is not the less gratifying to me to be made the medium through which Maine tenders an expression of regard to her sister, Mississippi. It is, moreover, with feelings of profound gratification that I witness this indication of that national sentiment and fraternity which made us, and which alone can keep us, one people. At a period but as yesterday, when compared with the life of nations, these States were separate, and in some respects opposing colonies; their only relation to each other was that of a common allegiance to the Govern
Smith, 387-89. Letters of instruction to generals, 385, 393-99. Extract from inaugural address of 1862, 415. Union bank episode, 426-27. Extracts from letter to Brown of Georgia, concerning conscription law, 434-39. Extract from message to Congress, slaves as soldiers, 440-43. Extracts from speech on Oregon question, 447-52. Remarks on dissolution of Union, 456-67. Speech on U. S. president's message relative to Lecompton constitution, 465-69. Extracts from speech to citizens of Portland, Me., 470-73. Address to citizens of Boston, 478-89. Speech in U. S. Senate relative to president's message on state of the Union, 519-37. John W., 290-91. Dayton, 32, 226. Delaware, 9, 10, 42. Commissioners to Annapolis, 76. Instructions to delegates to Constitutional convention, 80. Ratification of Constitution, 90-91. Delaware (ship), 285. Democratic convention, 40, 43. Convention (Mississippi), 15-17. Party, 32, 39-40, 44. Rupture, 26, 32, 43. Explanation, 31.