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William H. Herndon, Jesse William Weik, Herndon's Lincoln: The True Story of a Great Life, Etiam in minimis major, The History and Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln by William H. Herndon, for twenty years his friend and Jesse William Weik 1,765 1 Browse Search
Abraham Lincoln, Stephen A. Douglas, Debates of Lincoln and Douglas: Carefully Prepared by the Reporters of Each Party at the times of their Delivery. 1,301 9 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 947 3 Browse Search
John G. Nicolay, A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, condensed from Nicolay and Hayes' Abraham Lincoln: A History 914 0 Browse Search
Francis B. Carpenter, Six Months at the White House 776 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 495 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 485 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 27. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 456 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) 410 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 405 1 Browse Search
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Government upon the subject, asking that the necessary aid and protection be given it after it shall be repaired by the directors. It is said there are but one hundred miles out of use, which distance can be easily put in repair, and if guarded would be of immense service to the Government in removing stores and troops, and would transport the mass of produce now expected by shippers on the seaboard to meet foreign demands. Holding this railroad is doing more injury to the Government of A. Lincoln than anything we have done in this vicinity. The story that this was a part of a general ad- vance by McClellan I cannot believe, especially when I remember that he has not yet driven our ` pickets from Fairfax, although the army is seven miles from there. Still the general opinion seems to be that he will advance soon. A strange error occurred on our side the day after the battle for which some one is responsible. Two thousand of the enemy crossed the river to endeavor to retriev
sacrifice of many a Southerner. But who of us would not be willing to sacrifice his life upon the altar of his country, when he remembers the injuries attempted to be inflicted upon us by the Abolition shriekers of the North--when he remembers that their object is to place the negro upon an equality with the white man — when he remembers that they have invaded our country to subjugate us to the unjust demands of the tyrant who disgraces the Presidential chair, in the person of the ape, Abraham Lincoln? If it should be my fate to fall upon the field of battle, I desire that you shall shed no unnecessary tears over my remains. Be assured that I will fall with my face to the enemy, and remember that you, too, are called upon to make sacrifices — you have already made many — and I doubt not you would consider this the greatest of all; but, like the noble women of the South, I hope you will have the fortitude to make it cheerfully. If it should be the case, I appoint you the execut<
Eleven Federal vessels at the mouth of the Mississippi. Mobile, Oct. 30--Eleven Lincoln men-of-war, and one transport steamer, are at the mouth of the Mississippi.