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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 90 2 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 78 10 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 72 6 Browse Search
Col. J. Stoddard Johnston, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 9.1, Kentucky (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 64 6 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 41 1 Browse Search
James D. Porter, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 7.1, Tennessee (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 31 1 Browse Search
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox 28 0 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 28 2 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 27 3 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: The Opening Battles. Volume 1. 21 1 Browse Search
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uthorities. They can be rallied to their own section only by their own native citizens, to whom they have been in the habit of looking up in the past contests of parties. Mr. Breckinridge, Mr. Powell, Governor Magoffin, Colonel Marshall, Colonel Wm. Preston, General Buckner, Colonel Hawkins, Mr. Stevenson, Mr. Burnett, Dr. Peyton, and men of that character, can bring Kentucky into line with the South, if allowed to conduct the work in their own way; but it cannot be done from the outside. borders of Kentucky. Confederate Government, with a view marching in, and holding such positions as are of military importance when necessary; and with the further view of being ready to meet the enemy in any force, and of forming rallying points for true Kentuckians who may have to come out of hostile neighborhoods in the State to join the Southern banners. We understand that the mission of Messrs. Breckinridge, Preston, and Marshall, to Richmond, is in reference to these important affairs.
The Daily Dispatch: October 22, 1861., [Electronic resource], Arrival of distinguished Kentuckians. (search)
Arrival of distinguished Kentuckians. --Hon. John C. Breckinridge, accompanied by Hon. Humphrey Marshall, formerly member of the U. S. Congress and a gallant officer in the war with Mexico, and Col. Wm. Preston, late Minister to Spain, arrived in this city yesterday afternoon, at 2 o'clock, by the Danville train. A numerous crowd of citizens were awaiting their arrival at the depot, and as soon as it was ascertained that the distinguished gentlemen were in the cars, an enthusiastic cheer bade them welcome to Richmond. Messrs. Preston and Marshall left the train on the side opposite the platform, and were thus to some extent deprived of the popular greeting; but Mr. Breckinridge was conducted into the presence of the throng, where he was received with loud shouts. The desire for a speech having been somewhat boisterously expressed, he said that in obedience to the request of his friends, he would simply thank them for this cordial welcome. They would not expect him to make a