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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2 1,245 1,245 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 666 666 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 260 260 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 197 197 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 190 190 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: The Opening Battles. Volume 1. 93 93 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 8: Soldier Life and Secret Service. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 88 88 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 82 82 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 79 79 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) 75 75 Browse Search
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1861. Negro Hiring. 1861.E. A. J. Clopton.Real Estate and Hiring Agent, Office corner Wall and Franklin streets, opposite Dickinson, Hill & Co.,Richmond, Virginia. The subscriber begs to return his acknowledgments to his friends and patrons for their favors during the past six years, and would inform them that he still continues the business of Hiring out Negroes, Renting out Houses Collecting Claims, and all business pertaining to a General Agency, to all of which he gives his personal 1861.E. A. J. Clopton.Real Estate and Hiring Agent, Office corner Wall and Franklin streets, opposite Dickinson, Hill & Co.,Richmond, Virginia. The subscriber begs to return his acknowledgments to his friends and patrons for their favors during the past six years, and would inform them that he still continues the business of Hiring out Negroes, Renting out Houses Collecting Claims, and all business pertaining to a General Agency, to all of which he gives his personal attention. Parties in the country who may entrust the hiring of their Negroes to him, may rest assured of every attention being paid to getting them none other but good homes and the best prices, and in the event of sickness, the best Medical and Personal attention shall always be supplied. He has also a large, comfortable apartment, connected with his office, where those servants who are not provided with places to stay at night during the hiring, may remain, with a good fire, free of cha
Negro Hiring, 1861. --The undersigned will continue the above business the ensuing year, and solicits the continued patronage of those friends for whom he now acts and of the public generally. With the knowledge obtained by several years' experience in this business, he feels assured that he will be enabled to secure good homes and the best prices. Every attention will be given to the welfare of Negroes entrusted to his care, and attached to his office is a comfortable room for the use of those who have not homes in the city. Having been compelled to buy the "entire interest" of his late partner in the concern of Rawlings & Holladay, to secure himself against loss, all of the books and accounts of said concern are with him for settlement. Alfred L. Holladay. de 20--d&cw1m
r electing members of a Convention and to convene the same. 1. Be it enacted by the General Assembly. That it shall be the duty of the Commissioners and officers who were appointed to superintend and conduct elections for county and corporation officers in May last, at the places established for holding elections for members of the General Assembly, to open polls for electing delegates to a Convention. The said election shall be held on the 4th day of February, in the year of our Lord, 1861. "At the same time the said commissioners and officers shall open a separate poll to take the sense of the qualified voters as to whether any action of safe Convention dissolving our connection with the Federal Union or changing the organic law of the State shall be submitted to the people for ratification or selection; and in order to ascertain the sense of the voters upon the question aforementioned, the said officers shall cause to be kept a poll headed 'upon the question of referring suc
1861.--Negro Hiring for 1861. --The undersigned offers his services to the public as a Hirer of Negroes for the ensuing year. His increased experience enables him confidently to promise those who engage his services, that their business will be attended to in the most satisfactory manner, and prompt returns made quarterly. References.--N. P. & T. C. Howard, Lee & Pleasants, L. R. Spillman, John H. Guy, Attorneys at Law, Alvey & Lipscomb, Porter, Harris & Horner, Merchants, Dr. Thomas1861. --The undersigned offers his services to the public as a Hirer of Negroes for the ensuing year. His increased experience enables him confidently to promise those who engage his services, that their business will be attended to in the most satisfactory manner, and prompt returns made quarterly. References.--N. P. & T. C. Howard, Lee & Pleasants, L. R. Spillman, John H. Guy, Attorneys at Law, Alvey & Lipscomb, Porter, Harris & Horner, Merchants, Dr. Thomas Pollard, Rev. Philip B. Price, Richmond; Col. B. Anderson, N. W. Miller, Dr. John Morris, Dr. G. W. Harris, C. F. Pope, Jno. S. Swift, Postmaster, John Woodson, Thos. J. Perkins, Goochland Co., Va.; J. L. Crittenden, W. S. Embry, J. Joseph Dovnman, Fauquier Co., Va.; Geo. Hamilton, Culpeper Co., Va.; WcLunsford, S. W. Skinker, James Forbes, Stafford Co., Va.; Douglas H. Gordon, Fredericksburg, Va.; Col. M. M. Payne, U. S. A., Washington, D. C. Lucien Lewis, Office under Metropolitan Hall,
hall be the duty of the Superintendents and officers who were appointed to control elections for county officers in May last, at the places established for holding elections for members of the General Assembly, to open polls for electing delegates to a Convention to consider and propose such measures as they may deem expedient for the Commonwealth to adopt in the present crisis of State and National affairs. The said election shall be held on the 4th day of February, in the year of our Lord, 1861. The yeas and nays were demanded, with the following result: Yeas--Messrs. Crutchfield, (Speaker,) Allen, Anderson, Baily, Ballard, Barbour, Baskervill, Bass, Bassel, Bell, Boisseau, Burkes; Caperton, Carpenter, Carter, Chapman, Childs, Claiborne, Duckwall, Edwards, Evans, Friend, Garrett, J. T. Gibson, J. Gilmer, Graham, Grattan, Haymond, Hunter, James, C. H. Jones, W. T. Jones, Kaufman, Kemper, Kincheloe, Lundy, Lynn, Mallory, J. G. McDowell, McGehee, Medley, Mong, Montague, Mon
Foreign news. The mails by the Nova Scotian, from Liverpool to the 27th ult., furnish the following items of foreign news not telegraphed: The Italian correspondent of the London Times says that the year 1861 will not, perhaps, grow very old before French troops are in possession of Gaeta, and possibly Naples itself. Considerable quantities of provisions were being dispatched from Rome to Gaeta. King Victor Emanuel had held a reception of the nobility, &c., at Naples, on the 24th, which was numerously attended. An enthusiastic demonstration in favor of his Majesty took place in the evening. The King would quit Naples on the 27th, after attending the bail of the National Guard. The garrison at Gaeta has been diminished in number by the dismissal of a portion of the Royal Guard, whose fidelity was doubtful.--The remaining defenders were in a deplorable state, but their resistance could be carried on still further for a considerable period. Austria.