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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 1,078 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 442 0 Browse Search
Brig.-Gen. Bradley T. Johnson, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 2.1, Maryland (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 440 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 430 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 330 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. 324 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 306 0 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) 284 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 254 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 150 0 Browse Search
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States. The public territory is practically Northern territory, and every State that comes in will be a free State. Kansas should satisfy every one of that. These additions will go very near to bringing the power of the North high enough to change the Constitution so as to suit their own views. There is also a process going on by which some of the slave States are becoming free States. In some the slave property is on the decrease.--The census shows this to be the case in Delaware and Maryland, and in other States on the same parallel the relative increase and decrease is against the slave population. The anti-slavery feeling is so predominant in the North, that owners of slaves in these States feel that their property is doomed, and they haste to get rid of it. Thus it goes down lower, until it all gets into the pocket. Under the weight now pressing on this property, it is bound to go into the Cotton States, and he feared the day was not distant when they would be the only sla
The Daily Dispatch: February 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], The oil discoveries in Western Virginia. (search)
iff bill was up and many amendments adopted. The only important proposition in the Senate to-day was to reduce the loan bill by $10,000,000. The body will meet at hereafter. House.--District of Columbia business was discussed and disposed of. Private bills were acted upon. The Standing Military Committee reported a bill authorizing the President to accept the services of volunteers when necessary to execute the laws, suppress insurrections, and repel invasions. Mr. Bocock, of Va., objected to receiving the bill. The bill was again brought before the House when the morning hour expired; and The report of the Committee of Thirty-Three was taken up. Mr. Webster, of Md., made an anti-secession speech, but advocated conciliation. He was willing to accept a reasonable compromise. Mr. Sherman's Treasury Note bill was passed. It authorizes the issue of $50 U. S. bonds, at 6 per cent. interest. The Colorado Territorial bill was passed.
Army Transfers. --By order of Lieut.Gen. Scott, Capt. Arnold Elsey, of Company E, Second artillery, now in Washington, has been directed to proceed to Fort Monroe, Virginia, to take the place of Capt. Carlisle, of Company H, Second artillery. Capt. Carlisle will assume the command of Capt. Elsey's company in Washington. Capt. Elsey is a native of Maryland, and Capt. Carlisle a native of Maine.
S., he deemed it proper that the Captain should respond to a few questions, which were put to him by Inspector General Stone, viz: "In the event of the State of Maryland seceding from the Union, would Capt. S. take up arms against said State?" "If the State of Virginia should secede from the Union, would Capt. S. aid theapt. S. answered 'I would not.' To the question what would Capt. S. do in the event of the secession of both the States named, he replied that he belonged to the Maryland line. Capt. S. was thereupon informed that he could not have his commission.--Captain Schaeffer is a former Baltimorean, and served as a volunteer officer in th erroneous. The conversation between Gen. Weightman and Capt. Schaeffer, we have authority for stating, was as follows: Capt. Schaeffer was not asked if the State of Maryland should secede from the Union, would Capt. S. aid the General Government with force of arms to "coerce" that State. He was asked if the United States sho