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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 16,340 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 3,098 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 2,132 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 1,974 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 1,668 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 1,628 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) 1,386 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 1,340 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. 1,170 0 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 1,092 0 Browse Search
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f our generals who has been obliged to compute by the ton the enemy's stores which he has destroyed. The loss to the enemy in stores, to say nothing of gunboats, transports and barges, is many millions of greenbacks; but even this is not the worst of it. They relied upon these stores to support Sherman's army, and their destruction must very much embarrass its movements. Johnsonville, which is named after Andy Johnson, Military Governor of Tennessee and Vice- President elect of the United States, is on the east bank of the Tennessee river, four miles above Reynoldsburg, and is the terminus of the Northwestern railroad, which connects Nashville with the river at that point. Andy Johnson caused the Northwestern railroad to be completed to this place in order to supply Nashville by the Tennessee river whenever the Cumberland should be too low for steamboat navigation. Since the completion of the railroad it has grown to be a place of great importance, being the depot of supplies
eived copies of New York and Baltimore papers of the evening of Wednesday, the 9th instant. We give below a summary of their contents: The election in the United States--Lincoln re-elected by an Immense majority — M'Clellan Carries there States. There were heavy rains in the Northwest on Tuesday, rendering the working of the telegraph wires in that portion of the United States inoperative and preventing the reception of any full intelligence from Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota.--Without these returns, however, it is certain that Lincoln is elected by a very heavy majority. Connecticut, in thirty-one towns, including New Haven and Hartford, 1862. She was commanded by Captain Collins. The Florida was a 750-ton steamer (formerly the Orieto), under the command of Lieutenant J. Mannigault Morris, Confederate States Navy. The following is the Yankee account of the capture: The Florida arrived at Bahia, Bay of San Salvador, on the night of the 7th ultimo. Captain C
Heavy robbery. --On Saturday night the private room occupied by John Werner, on Main street, opposite the Exchange Bank, was broken open during his absence and robbed of a trunk containing five gold watches, five silver watches, twelve gold rings, two gold lockets, a lot of other jewelry, green backs, gold and silver , and apparel, valued at forty after the robbery information of lodged with the police, who immediately to out the matter, and yesterday after Granger, of the Mayor's by Confederate States detectives and Charles, having reason to request the arrested three white men, named Henry Joseph River and John . They are arrested in an old house in the lowes part of the city, and in their room the trunk was , gather with about thirty thousand and jewelry, which they had upon the The matter will be investigated the Mayor this morning.
neutral port, the Government of that day entered a solemn protest against the as not only in itself a violation of international law, but as calculated to do infinite mischief in future by rendering it impossible for any nation to preserve her neutrality when two other nations were at war. The Yankees have published many books about that war, and we will venture to say, in no one of them is a furious tirade against England for this violation of neutrality omitted. The Government of the United States made a requisition upon the Government to which the violated port belonged for damages to a large amount, and the claim was only settled a few years ago by the Emperor of the French, we think, who was chosen umpire on the occasion. In this case, as in every other where it has suited their interest or convenience, the Yankees have imitated the English in all those aggressions of which they were wont to complain. The Declaration of Independence contains a pretty fair catalogue of the
Receiver's Sale of Monticello and Buck Island Estates, and other Valuable property. --In pursuance of a decree of the District Court of the Confederate States of America for the Eastern District of Virginia pronounced on the 27th day of September, 1864, in the case of the Confederate States against George Carr and Joel N. WheConfederate States against George Carr and Joel N. Wheeler, I shall sell, on the 17th day of November, at public auction, on the premises, for cash, in Confederate Treasury notes of the new issue, the following real and personal estate, late the property of Captain U. P. Levy, deceased, an alien enemy: 1. Monticello, a tract of two hundred and eighteen acres of land, in the cnt from Monticello, and about the same distance from the Rivanna canal. This was once the property of James Monroe, and was by him conveyed to the Bank of the United States, by whom it was conveyed to the said U. P. Levy by deed of record in the Clerk's Office of the County Court of Albemarle. Much of this land is arable and of g
ProclamationAppointing a day for public worship. It is meet that the people of the Confederate States should, from time to time, assemble to acknowledge their dependence on Almighty God, to render devout thanks for His manifold blessings, to woof atrocities from which death is a welcome escape. Now, therefore, I, Jefferson Davis, President of the Confederate States of America, do issue this my proclamation, setting apart Wednesday, the sixteenth day of November next, as a day to be specially devoted to the worship of Almighty God; and I do invite and invoke all the people of these Confederate States to assemble on the day aforesaid, in their respective places of public worship, there to unite in prayer to our Heavenly Father, thto us, while we ascribe to Him the power and glory of our deliverance. Given under my hand and the seal of the Confederate States, at Richmond, this twenty-sixth day of October, in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and sixty-four.