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Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 1,742 0 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 1,016 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 996 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 516 0 Browse Search
A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.) 274 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 180 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 172 0 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. 164 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 142 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 130 0 Browse Search
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Late Northern News. From our Northern News, of the 14th and 15th insts., we continue the following extracts of the latest telegraphic and general news: The expedition to Alabama. St. Louis, Feb. 13. --The Republican's Fort Henry correspondent gives further particulars of the Tennessee river gunboat expedition. Everywhere the people insisted upon loading their visitors with presents, and as far as Florence the river can be navigated almost as safely as the Ohio. Blessings, cheers, and the wildest enthusiasm greeted the gunboats everywhere. Numbers of prominent men came forward, and said, should the Union army enter Tennessee, 50,000 men, ready and anxious to protect their homes, would at once cluster around it. Under the law to join the rebel arm, or lose their property, they were obliged to succumb in self-defence. The officers of the gunboats say it is impossible to doubt the of the greetings that everywhere meet them. The rebel press is wholly under the contr
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1862., [Electronic resource], The generous foe we fight — Yankee Estimate of Southern ladies. (search)
ly by Southern valor, that Southern soldiers and Southern letter-writers expect to defeat the cowardly "Lincolnites," and achieve their so-called freedom. A large number of the letters found were written from various portions of Tennessee, Alabama, and Mississippi, from which States the force at Fort Henry seems to have been made up. The number which made their escape was not less than from three to five thousand. Had they been less cowardly, the attack of the gunboats less terrible, or ay while he was gone to hunt the man they come and got long jim and tuck him to wait on them I don't know whether uncle jack will have to go or not, the company is done gone but uncle jack has got a furl he does want to hire a substitute, but they don't want to reserve one so I don't no whether he will go or not take good care of yourself and don't let the yankees get you," &c. Several other letters from Alabama speak of drafting, and complain in no measured terms of such an operation.
ed. The election of a Secretary of the Senate being in order, the following nominations were made: Mr. Sparrow, of Louisiana, nominated Richard Charles Downs, of Louisiana. Mr. Clark, of Missouri, nominated Andrew H. H. Dawson, of Alabama. Mr. Oldham, of Texas, nominated J. Johnson Hooper, of Alabama. Mr. Preston, of Virginia, nominated Jno L Eubank, of Virginia. Mr. Barnwell, of South Carolina, nominated James H. Nash, of South Carolina. The first ballot resuAlabama. Mr. Preston, of Virginia, nominated Jno L Eubank, of Virginia. Mr. Barnwell, of South Carolina, nominated James H. Nash, of South Carolina. The first ballot resulted as follows: Dawson, 6; Nash, 4; Hooper, 4; Eubank, 2; Downs, 2; Montague, 1. No candidate having a majority. Four additional ballots were had without an election. The following was the result of the sixth and last ballot, in detail. For Mr. Nash.--Messrs. Barnwell, Baker, Brown, Clark, Haynes, Henry, Hill, Hunter, Orr, Preston, and Simms--11. For Mr. Hooper--Messrs. Davis. Maxwell, Mitchell, Oldham, Peyton, and Sparrow--6. For Mr. Dawson--Messrs. Johnson and Dort
ell also of the self-sacrifice, patriotism, and enlarged statement ship of the Congress which inaugurated the permanent Constitution of this Southern Confederacy. Again, I thank you. When the Speaker had concluded his marks, Mr. Cury, of Alabama, moved the House proceed to the election of a Clerk and put in nomination Mr. Emmett Dixon of Georgia. Mr. Pryon, of Virginia, nominated Mr. W. Cluskey, of Tennessee, and supported the nomination earnestly. Mr. Lyons, of Virginia, non 17. Mr. Dixon having received a majority of the votes call was duly declared elected Clerk of the State of Representatives. Mr. Russell of Virginia, moved that House process the election of a and the choice call upon Mr. R. H. Wyne Alabama. Thus ended the organization of the permanent Congress of our new Government body upon which rests on a graver respectability than ever before a burdened the mind body, and who process of a deliberated to with the keenest acceding will be l