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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2,462 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 692 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10 516 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 418 0 Browse Search
C. Julius Caesar, Gallic War 358 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 298 0 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 230 0 Browse Search
H. Wager Halleck , A. M. , Lieut. of Engineers, U. S. Army ., Elements of Military Art and Science; or, Course of Instruction in Strategy, Fortification, Tactis of Battles &c., Embracing the Duties of Staff, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery and Engineers. Adapted to the Use of Volunteers and Militia. 190 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 186 0 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 182 0 Browse Search
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Guns heard at a long distance. --The Day Book deems it worthy of note that guns fired at Old Point, on the 22d, were distinctly heard in this city — a distance of fifteen miles. It occurs to us that, a number of years ago, a French frigate, in our harbor, fired a royal salute on the birth-day of Louis Phillippe, the then reigning monarch of France, which was distinctly heard in Elizabeth City, N. G., a distance of forty miles, in a direct line! The fact was mentioned in the papers at the time, and was attributed to some peculiar condition of the atmosphere.--Norfolk (Va.) Herald.
, D. C., Dec. 13, 1860. Dear sir: Since I last wrote to you, I have had conversations with Mr. Mercer, the French Minister, on the subject of your negotiations with the Messrs. Bellot, and the interest taken in their enterprise by his Government. "A good deal to my surprise, Mr. Mercier told me, yesterday, that he had received communications from his Government, showing a very warm interest in the project, and expressed his own entire confidence in the ability of those parties in France who sustain the Messrs. Bellot, though he is not himself personally acquainted with these gentlemen. "Mr. Mercier was very decided and unreserved in his communications, and promised to show me the documents which he has received, as soon as they are returned to him from his office in Washington. "You will have seen evidences of the doubts which I have entertained in regard to the ability of the association to fulfill their engagements with you. I think it due both to them and to y
Southern Commissioners in France. The New York Times (the same paper which started the infamous libel in connexion with Richmond and the Prince of Wales,) has a cock-and-bull story about an interview between Louis Napoleon and certain Southern Commissioners, in which the latter applied for French aid and the former refused. All false, like the Richmond canard. The Southern States have sent no Commissioners to France or any other foreign country. Their cotton is more necessary to Europe te Prince of Wales,) has a cock-and-bull story about an interview between Louis Napoleon and certain Southern Commissioners, in which the latter applied for French aid and the former refused. All false, like the Richmond canard. The Southern States have sent no Commissioners to France or any other foreign country. Their cotton is more necessary to Europe than Europe is to them, and they have no wish, no intention, nor necessity to look for the means of security beyond the limits of the South.