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Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 25 7 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 6 0 Browse Search
Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 6 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 5 1 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the Colonization of the United States, Vol. 1, 17th edition. 3 1 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 9. 3 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: February 3, 1864., [Electronic resource] 3 1 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 3 1 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 2 0 Browse Search
Charles A. Nelson , A. M., Waltham, past, present and its industries, with an historical sketch of Watertown from its settlement in 1630 to the incorporation of Waltham, January 15, 1739. 2 0 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: February 3, 1864., [Electronic resource], Handsome affair near Smithfield.--capture of Yankees and Destruction of a gunboat. (search)
nels on watch. Keene stopped at the word of command, but commenced abusing the guard in a violent manner, which conduct caused them to take him under arrest. By this time additional assistance had arrived, when he was placed in charge of privates John Cotton, of Petersburg, and Samuel T. Rowell, of Southampton county, military guards at the prison, to be conducted into the Castle for confinement. Soon after starting off with them, he drew his cutlass and commenced a stout resistance, but was of accepting the position of master's mate on board the Beaufort. When sober he was regarded as a good officer and a peaceable man, but when intoxicated seemed bereft of reason. The jury of inquest, conducted under the auspices of Alderman L. F. Chandler, in the absence of Coroner Sanxay, rendered as their verdict that "Samuel Keene came to his death from musket ball fired at him by privates Cotton and Rowell, in the discharge of their duty as faithful guards of the Confederate States."