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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 456 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. 154 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 72 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) 64 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 58 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 2, 17th edition. 54 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 44 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 II. 40 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 38 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 36 0 Browse Search
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ur artillery opened on her, but though struck she proceeded on up the river, landed her passengers, and that night attempted to drop down to the town. She was again attacked by the artillery, and by some sharpshooters posted on the banks for the purpose, but without stopping her. On Monday our forces held the position assumed Sunday evening, the enemy shelling at times furiously. By this shelling the following casualties, of which we have heard, occurred in the 1st Virginia regiment: Delaware McMinn, wounded in the side, supposed mortally; Frank Josephs, ankle crushed; Theo J Robertson, in eight places, all slight; Lieut Payne, face, slight. On Tuesday, it seems, heavy fighting occurred, with varied success, and on Wednesday morning the place was carried by assault, Hoke's brigade entering and charging with the bayonet up the principal streets.--Col. Mercer, who led them, was killed. During Tuesday our artillery, including the Fayette Artillery, of Richmond, was planted wi
and with this example It was easy to see how the country was taxed for her benefit ! He said it was as just to tax the pigs of Arkansas, or the power mills of Illinois, as that the West should be taxed to pay these fishing bounties. The debate became personal, and Mr. Powell was called a friend to traitors by Mr. Chandler, of Michigan, (a native of New England)--Mr. P. charged him with falsehood, and each declared he had no respect for the other.--It was at this juncture that Saulsbury, of Del., with admirable irony, (for such, no doubt, it was,) "appealed to the Senators, that as sons of common sires (very common!) and as brothers, they should, in the present unhappy state of affairs in which the country found itself, act as became the dignity of American Senators !" Capital ! After the pleasant debate thus aroused by assailing New England's interest, the vote was taken, and the motion to repeal the bounties failed by a tie vote--19 to 19 ! This is certainly most remarkable.