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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 272 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 122 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. 100 0 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 90 0 Browse Search
Elias Nason, McClellan's Own Story: the war for the union, the soldiers who fought it, the civilians who directed it, and his relations to them. 84 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 82 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 II. 82 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 74 0 Browse Search
John G. Nicolay, The Outbreak of Rebellion 70 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 70 0 Browse Search
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From Western Virginia. outrages by the Yankees upon loyal Virginians — an Obnoxious oath Exacted — the families of Refuges only allowed half rations — Proposition of Roscorans Indignantly Rejected by a Southern woman — Government protection Necessary, &c. [correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.] Mouth of Indian, Monroe County, Va., December 29, 1861. Having received very late advices from the Kanawha border, and knowing them to be the most reliable to be obtained, I desire to place the public and the Government in possession of them. A refugee from the vicinity of Fayetteville has just arrived here, having suffered the lose of his entire property by the infernal vandals, who are now 2,000 strong at that place. They have fortified themselves, and have four pieces of ordinance--two on each side of the town. All of the loyal citizens have fled, some of them without their families or property. The demoralizing and corrupting oath of allegiance is inexorably ad
wing no disposition to adopt the offensive, we see no present prospect of relief from the monotony which now prevails in all directions. The "grand army" at Washington cannot be moved towards the masked batteries and pitfalls of Bull Run, and every fresh arrival from Manassas reports that there is no earthly chance of getting the Yankees out. A vague rumor of an apprehended advance upon Winchester is revived, but it probably has no real foundation. Many anxious eyes are turned towards Western Virginia, where the inroads of the enemy have lately driven valuable and loyal citizens from their homes; and it would be gratifying to hear of prompt measures to prevent further outrage. The telegraph brings some news from the coast, where, it seems, the South Carolinas have successfully repulsed an advance of the Federal forces. We hear that Gen. Lee. expresses full confidence in his ability to defend his position, and we earnestly hope that every dog of an invader will yet be driven in