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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 1,057 5 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 114 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 106 2 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 72 0 Browse Search
John Esten Cooke, Wearing of the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War. 70 0 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 67 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 60 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. 58 0 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 56 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 54 2 Browse Search
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roperty was protected, and the necessities of our suffering soldiers demanded its use, and that the soldiers had to buy water where they were.) says that the Secretary's dispatch struck him with pain and astonishment, and adds that the story about the soldiers purchasing water is without foundation. General McClellan then adds: "I have given special direction to protect the property of the White House from any unnecessary injury or destruction, because it was once the property of General Washington, and I cannot believe that you will regard this as a cause for rebuke or censure. I protect no houses against use when they are needed for sick or wounded soldiers. Persons who endeavor to impose upon you such malicious and unfounded reports as those alluded to, are not only enemies to this army, but to the cause in which we are now fighting." A brute's letter. The following letter, published in the Whig, was found on the dead body of a Yankee after the battle of Gaines's Mi
The Daily Dispatch: July 19, 1862., [Electronic resource], Appointments and Promotions in the Federal army. (search)
Ten dollars reward. --Ranaway from the subscriber, in the county of Powhatan, a negro man named Washington. He is about medium size; his right hand, arm, and shoulder are very small and deformed. Any one delivering him to me in the above-named county, or in any of the Richmond jails, will get the above reward. D. G. Watkins, Hallsboro' P. O., Chesterfield county, Va. jy 9--d4t&w2t*
efore the late battles, some inventive Yankee published a wonderful dream of Gen. McClellan, in which the spirit of George Washington appeared to him, showed him a map of Virginia, and solemnly urged him to put down the rebellion. The Man is evidently taken from the lying dream attributed to John C. Calhoun, in which Washington appeared to the great Carolin and sternly rebuked him for his disunion sentiments. The idea of George Washington, living or dead, holding any converge with an invader George Washington, living or dead, holding any converge with an invader of Virginia, and showing him a map of his native State, that McClellan might trace it out in hues of blood, by worthy of a Yankees. Wonder if the map embraced the Chickahominy swamp ! We suspect the only spirit that visits McClellan is one that he asty deep" of the distilleries; and that, in this condition, he mistakes Old Scott, (who considers himself equal to George Washington.) showing him a map of Virginia, for the Father of his Country. A man must certainly be very drunk to make that mi