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The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Index (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller), M (search)
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book
V:—the first winter. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: May 24, 1861., [Electronic resource],
Durrettsville, Richmond County, Va., May 21, 1861.
Durrettsville, Richmond County, Va., May 21, 1861. The blockade in the mouth of Rappahannock River is kept up strictly, and innumerable and petty annoyances and alarms disturb the peace and quiet of the citizens of the Northern Neck. On Friday last a steam-tug made several landings along the river, and at one point secured a pilot with a determination to capture the Smith's Point light-boat, which was moored up Mill Creek. The purpose of the enemy was not discovered in time to prevent their going up and fastening on to the light-boat, but as soon as it was known, about twenty-five of the citizens, with arms, hastened to the shore, headed by Capt. Stakes, of Lancaster county, and attacked the tug, containing about 200 men; the fire was returned by the enemy, but without effect. Several of the robbers were seen to fall, and if the citizens had received notice in time, they would have prevented the recapture of the light boat. Shots were fired at them all along the Creek as
The Daily Dispatch: May 24, 1861., [Electronic resource], A wiregrass hat. (search)
Affairs at Old Point. --The Norfolk Argus, of yesterday, says: The frigates Cumberland and Minnesota are at Old Point. The Monticello has disappeared. Perhaps she has gone to New York to repair damages. The Wabash and Colorado are expected in a day or two. There were in Hampton Roads yesterday, 6 steamers, large and small; 6 schooners, 3 barks, 1 sloop-of-war, 1 brig and 1 brigantine. Eighteen schooners are at anchor in Mill Creek. We learn that several large steamers came in yesterday, and were lying off Fort Monroe.
The Daily Dispatch: December 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Latest from
Missouri-- and Price . (search)
The Daily Dispatch: April 19, 1862., [Electronic resource],
House of Representatives. (search)