hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 1,040 1,040 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 90 90 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 56 56 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 55 55 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 40 40 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 39 39 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 38 38 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 4. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 31 31 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 27 27 Browse Search
The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 26 26 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Browsing named entities in George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 8. You can also browse the collection for July 1st or search for July 1st in all documents.

Your search returned 13 results in 2 document sections:

blic, of which the ideal sovereignty, representing the unity of all public functions, resided in the collective people. It rose above the horizon in a season of storm, but the surrounding clouds were edged with light. The convention, having on the twenty ninth of June unanimously adopted the constitution, at once transformed itself into a temporary general assembly, and made choice by ballot of a governor and a privy council. For governor the choice fell on Patrick Henry; and on the first day of July, he, who had so lately been a subject of a king and had July. been surrounded by fellow-subjects, became the chief magistrate over his fellow-citizens of the commonwealth which, he said, had just formed a system of government, wisely calculated to secure equal liberty, and which did not shrink from bearing a principal part in a war involving the lasting happiness of a great proportion of the human species. On the fourteenth of June, the Connecticut as- June. sembly, urged by the i
nd of July, 1776. on the morning of the first of July, the day set Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 2. adent republic; Virginia on Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. the fifteenth, the very day on which John Ada bayonets. Of the militia Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. who had been called for, only about a thousanit, which showed itself in Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. the employment of German troops, whose arrivaore her sense is known; as Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. we have sent an agent expressly to inquire wh appeared. These particu- Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. lars would not be unobserved by foreign kingdght be in a future confed- Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. eration, the terms of it not being yet adjustt now that their authority Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. was communicated by the conference of committrom which it appeared that Chap. LXIX.} 1776. July 1. Howe and forty five ships or more, laden withterrible conflict of which Chap. XLIX.} 1776. July 1. America could not ward off the calamities, no[2 more...]