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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Shall Cromwell have a statue? (search)
ecause Charles Sumner, then a senator from Massachusetts, participated in it, using the following lg other nations than as the United States. Massachusetts or Virginia is no better defined, nor any gn Powers, than the county of Worcester in Massachusetts is by Virginia, or Gloucester county in Virginia is by Massachusetts (reputable as they are), and yet these counties with as much propriety me and are at least as much identified with Massachusetts as was Lee and his with Virginia—traditionhat, I asked myself, would I have done had Massachusetts at any time arrayed itself against the comhen taken by those in political control in Massachusetts is recorded in history. It verged dangeroe in 1861 had positions been reversed, and Massachusetts taken the course then taken by Virginia, Iould have gone with the Union, and against Massachusetts. None the less, I hold Massachusetts estoMassachusetts estopped in the case of Lee. Let the galled jade wince, our withers are unwrung; but, I submit, however[1 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Graduates of the United States Military Academy at West Point, N. Y., [from the Richmond, Va., Dispatch, March 30, April 6, 27, and May 12, 1902.] (search)
. 740. Born Massachusetts. Appointed Massachusetts. 34. Brigadier-General, April 9, 1861. Cavalry. Charles A. Fuller. 759. Born Massachusetts. Appointed Massachusetts. 10. ColonelMassachusetts. 10. Colonel, August 14, 1861. Commanding First Louisiana Regiment of Artillery. James F. Cooper. 766. B 1815. William H. Chase. 150. Born Massachusetts. Appointed Massachusetts. 30. ColonelMassachusetts. 30. Colonel, commanding forces of Florida, Pensacola District, January, 1861; afterwards Major-General of Flor 1821. Charles Dimmock. 242. Born Massachusetts. Appointed Massachusetts. 5. BrigadieMassachusetts. 5. Brigadier-General and chief of ordnance of Virginia 1861. Member of Governor's Council. Commanding State . 566. Born Massachusetts. Appointed Massachusetts. 26. Brigadier-General, September 21, 18sburg. Claudius W. Sears. 1089. Born Massachusetts. Appointed New York. 31. Brigadier-Ge 1500. Born Massachusetts. Appointed Massachusetts 7. Major, 1861. Confederate States agen[3 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Lee, Davis and Lincoln. (search)
y 26, 1903, at the Waldorf-Astoria, was made memorable by eloquent eulogies of the great figures of the South and North during the Civil War, delivered by men who themselves had fought in the armies opposing them. Charles Francis Adams, of Massachusetts, a soldier of the Union, responded to the toast of Robert E. Lee, and Colonel Henry Watterson, a soldier of the Confederacy, paid tribute to the character of Abraham Lincoln. Toast to Robert E. Lee. The opening toast, To the President athe Servant of a Free People, was followed by the toast to General Lee, Nature Made Him and then Broke the Mold. In responding, Mr. Adams said: A New Englander by birth, descent, tradition, name and environment, closely associated with Massachusetts, I was a Union soldier from 1861 to 1865, and the one boast I make in life was, and is, and will ever be, that I also bore arms and confronted the Confederacy and helped to destroy it. Formerly of the Army of the Potomac, through long years I