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Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 95 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 54 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. 49 3 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 44 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 40 0 Browse Search
J. B. Jones, A Rebel War Clerk's Diary 38 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 36 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 35 5 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 1. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 34 6 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 22 2 Browse Search
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which was not discovered at the time of the transaction. The document received by King & Lambeth was not the paper drawn up in Colonel Smith's office, for had either himself or his clerk ever seen to before. He judged at the time that Miller was a Lieutenant Colonel, from his dress as well as his address. We may state here that among the papers in the prisoner's pocket was I Lieutenant's commission in the Seventy-fifth Virginia Regiment, dating from the 14th of May, 1861, signed by Governor Letcher; and in application for leave of absence, while a discharge from a lieutenancy in the Twenty-fourth Regiment, Early's brigade, was held under advisement, on the back of which General Earley had, written: "Now under arrest for a serious offence, and his presence in camp is pernicious in its influence, and he sooner he is got rid of the better." Miller represented to the officer that he was on furlough, and that his Colonel's commission was in his truck at home. The prisoner's couns
From Camp Cooper, a Grand Revine on the Sabbath — preaching — fine living--Gen. Stuart--Another Grand Revice — Presentations by Governor Letcher--the negroes and Camp life, &c. [correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch.] Camp Cooper. Oct. 31, 1861. Not leaving camp as early as I expected, I send you letter nued I suppose by the brilliancy of the scene, kept bringing up the rear in each movement with loud brays. Wednesday, the Virginia infantry were reviewed by Gov. Letcher, and presented with State flags. They cheered vociferously as they received them. The presentation took place at the for inaction on the pike, just at the ederday. The movements were more rapid and regular than anything I had ever conceived of with so many men and horses engaged. They are a fine looking company. Gov. Letcher reviewed the cavalry to day, but as it was a repetition of what I saw on Monday, I will not enter into detail. The only difference was that the officers were <
f three hundred and fifty dollars to any person who shall arrest the said convicts and deliver them into the penitentiary, or fifty dollars for either of them; and I do moreover require all officers of this Commonwealth, civil and military, and request the people generally to use their best exertions to procure their arrest, that they may be brought to justice. Given under my hand as Governor, and under the less seal of the Commonwealth at Richmond, this 5th day of November, 1861. John Letcher. By the Governor: Geo. W. Munford, Sec'y of the Com'th. The following is a list of the free negroes, convicts and transports, who made their escape from the fortifications near Manchester on Saturday night, the 26th October, 1861.--viz: Red Lee sentenced by Court of city of Richmond, for life, on 21st April, 1858, upon his third offence, was born in Richmond city; is 5 feet 101/5 inches high; is 32 or 33 years old; color black; hair and eyes black; a small scar on righ
The Daily Dispatch: November 7, 1861., [Electronic resource], Ranaway.--ten dollars reward, and all expenses paid. (search)
By the Governor of Virginia a Proclamation. --Whereas a vacancy has occurred in the House of Delegates of Virginia, occasioned by the death of William H. Cook, the delegate elect from the county of Wythe: Therefore, the Sheriff of the said county is hereby required to hold an election at the several places of voting prescribed by law in said county, on the third Thursday, being the 21st day of November, (the present mouth,) for a Delegate to fill the vacancy aforesaid. Given under my hand, as Governor, and under the Seal of the Commonwealth, at Richmond, this 4th day of November, 1861, and in the year of the Commonwealth the eighty sixth. John Letcher. By the Governor: Geo. W. Munford, Sec'y of the Com'th. no 6--swtde