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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) 8 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 8 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 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: description of towns and cities. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 3 1 Browse Search
Flavius Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews (ed. William Whiston, A.M.) 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 12, 1864., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 1, 1863., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: May 24, 1862., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 3, 1860., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 2 0 Browse Search
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Virginia City. We have before us the prospectus of a city with this name, planned by some enterprising gentlemen, and located on the South Branch of the Elizabeth River, above the Gosport Navy-Yard. It is proposed to establish there a manufacturing city. Purchasers of lots at from $60 to $125, have the privilege of paying in monthly instalments of $5. The lots are 25 feet front, 120 feet deep. The city has a water front of three miles, and lies between the Seaboard and Roanoke Railroad and the Norfolk and the Petersburg Railroad, the Dismal Swamp Canal and the Albemarle and Chesapeake Canal. The lowest depth of wharfage along the city is 22 feet. The projectors bind themselves to devote 15 per cent. of all monies received for lots in improvement of streets, &c. The advantages of the locality are, healthfulness, good water, (the juniper water of the Dismal Swamp,) and communication by thousands of miles of inland navigation, and easy access to sea, together with railroad conn