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Chase, Salmon P., 229; moves to amend the Nebraska bill, 232; 233; his majority for Governor of Ohio, 300; in the Chicago Convention, 321; in the “Peace Conference,” 398; 401; his remarks there, 404; a member of President Lincoln's Cabinet, 423.

Chase, Samuel, 38 ; 107.

Chatham, C. W., Brown's Convention there, 287.

Chatham-St. Chapel, Abolition meeting at, 126.

Cheatham, Gen., fights at Belmont, 596.

Cheat Mountain, Va., battle of, 526.

Cherokees and Creeks, their expulsion from Georgia, 102 to 106; allusion to, 378.

Chesnut, James, Jr., of S. C., his views on Slavery, 73; his speech at Columbia, 331; resigns his seat in the U. S. Senate, 337; visits Fort Sumter, 443.

Chicago, Ill., Republican Convention at, 319.

Chicago Journal, The, on battle of Belmont, 595-6.

Chicago Times, The, on the President's call, 457.

Chicamicomico, N. C., the fighting at, 600-1.

Christabel, quotation from the poem of, 121.

Christiana, Pa., fugitive-slave case there, 215.

Church, Sanford E., of N. Y., in Douglas Convention, 318; in Albany “Peace” Convention, 388.

Cincinnati, Ohio, the fugitive-slave case at, 218-19; Democratic Convention at, 245.

Cincinnati Enquirer, The, 392; citation from, 406.

Cincinnati Gazette, The, citation from, 524.

Clark, John B., of Mo., 304-5; expelled from the House for treason, 562; a Rebel Brigadier. 574.

Clark, Daniel, of N. H., 381; his substitute for the Crittenden Compromise, 382; 387; 403; allusion to, 508; his resolve to expel Rebel members, 560; 570.

Clark, M. L., of Mo., 574; at Wilson's Creek, 582.

Clarksburg, Va., surrender of Rebels at, 520.

Clay, Cassius M., in the Chicago Convention, 321; commands the volunteers at Washington, 470.

Clay, James B., of Ky., in the “Peace Conference,” 399; allusion to, 509.

Clay, Henry, 18; President of the Colonization Society, 72; opposes the Missouri Restriction, 75; his injunction to the Missouri delegate, 80; 90; introduces his Compromise Tariff, 101; defends the Cherokees, 102; proposes Emancipation in Kentucky, 111; 148-9; is written to by Tyler in 1825, 154; 155; 15; his letter to The National Intelligencer, etc., 167; review of the Presidential canvass, 168; his instructions to Mr. Gallatin, 176; in the Whig Convention of 1848, 192; his Compromise of 1850, 203; replies to Jeff. Davis, 205; reports a bill organizing Utah, etc., 207; his Compromise measures adopted, 208; 222; Dixon's opinion of Clay's sentiments, 230-1; 265; favors the Panama Congress, 267; instructions to Minister Everett, 268; instructions to Messrs. Anderson and Sergeant, 269; letter to Leslie Combs, etc., 343-4; he likens the Union to a marriage, 857; allusion to, 399; 404; Pollard's estimate of Clay's influence, etc., 609-10.

Clayton, John M., of Del., 190.

Clemens, Hon. Jere., at Huntsville, Ala., 632.

Cleveland, Ohio, Gov. Seward's speech at, 199; John Brown's proceedings at, 288.

Clingman, Thomas L., of N. C., 308; 329 ; his prescription for “free debaters,” 373; allusion to, 406; 487; in Confederate Congress, 485-6; allusion to, 514.

Clinton, De Witt, allusion to, 18; 394.

Clinton, George, allusion to, 42; 264.

Clinton, George W., speech at Albany, 394-5.

Clinton Hall, N. Y., proposed meeting at, 125.

Clinton, Miss., against Abolitionists, 128.

Clover, Rev. L. P., letter to Gov. Letcher, 397.

Cobb, Howell, of Ga., chosen Speaker, 203; 222; 253; resigns the control of the Treasury, 411

Cochrane, John, of N. Y., 374.

Cockeysville, Mid., occupied by Federals, 471.

Cogswell, Col. Milton, at Ball's Bluff, 623-4.

Colburn, Asst. Adjt. Gen. A. V., 621.

Colcock, C. J., resins as Coll. at Charleston, 336.

Collamer, Jacob, of Vt., 308; at Chicago, 321

Collinsville, Conn., John Brown contracts for a thousand pikes at, 283.

Colorado Territory, organized, 388.

Columbia, Pa., fugitive-slave case at, 216.

Columbia, S. C., Legislature convenes at, 330; Chesnut's speech at, 331; Boyce's 332; Ruffin's. 335.

Columbus, Christopher, implicated in the Slave-Trade, 26; discovers cotton in the West Indies, 57.

Columbus, Ohio, President Lincoln at, 419.

Combs, Gen. Leslie, of Ky., letter to, 343-4; 492.

Comet, the brig, lost, with cargo of slaves, 176.

Concord, N. H.. pro-Slavery mob at, 127.

Congregationalists, the, and Slavery, 119.

Connecticut, slave population in 1790; troops furnished during the Revolution, 86; 37; first Abolition society in, 107; 108; diminished Republican majority in, 300; Buckingham reflected in, 326.

Conner, James, resigns at Charleston, 336.

Conway, Gov. Elias W., of Ark., 341.

Cook, Capt., routed at Camp Cole, Mo., 575.

Cook, with John Brown, 298; is executed, 299.

Copeland, with John Brown. 298; is executed, 299.

Coppoc, with John Brown, 294; 298; executed,299.

Coppoc, escapes from Harper's Ferry, 299.

Corcoran, Col. Michael, 533; wounded and taken prisoner at Bull Run, 545.

Cortes, discovers cotton in Mexico, 58.

Corwin, Thomas. of Ohio, appointed Chairman of a Select Committee, 372; his report, 386-7: offers a joint resolve to amend the Constitution, 387-8; 405.

Cotton Gin, history, 53-66. See Whitney.

Cox, Gen., (Union,) captures Barboursville, Va., and pursues Wise, 524-5.

Cox, Rev. Samuel H., his church mobbed, 126.

Cox, Samuel S., of Ohio, offers a “ Peace” resolution in the House, 570.

Cranch, Judge, signs an Abolition petition, 142.

Crandall, prudence, persecuted for teaching colored children, 127.

Crawford, Martin J., a Confederate Commissioner at Washington, 430 to 436.

Crawford, Wm. H., of Ga., 91.

Crittenden, J. J., of Ky., 308; pleads for “ Conciliation” in the Senate, 373; introduces his Compromise, 376-7; reflections on its nature, 378 to 81 ; 883; 402; 403; presides over the Kentucky Convention, 495; 555; offers a resolution in the House, 568.

Croghan, Col. St. George, (Rebel,) killed, 526.

cross-Lanes, Va., Federals defeated at, 525.

Cruse, David, a Missouri slaveholder, slain, 286.

Cuba, 268 to 272; its acquisition demanded by the Democratic Convention of 1860, 278.

Cumberland, U. S. Frigate, at Norfolk, 478.

Cuming, Col. Wm., of Ga., 91.

Curtin, Gov. Andrew G., of Pa., elected, 326.

Curtis, Geo.W., suppressed at Philadelphia, 367.

Curtis, Judge B. R., 252; on Dred Scott, 260-3.

Cushing, Caleb, 146; chosen President of the Charleston Convention, 309; resigns the chair, 318; President of the Seceders' Convention, 318; sent to Charleston by Buchanan, 409.

Cuyler, Theodore, speech at the Philadelphia “ Peace” meeting, 365; welcomes President Lincoln, 419.


Dakotah Territory, organization of, 388.

Dallas, George M., of Pa., on the Tariff and Slavery, 92; nominated for Vice-President, 164; 191.

Dane, Nathan, reports Ordinance of 1787, 40.

Daniel, Judge, of Virginia, on Dred Scott, 257-8.

Darien (Ga.) resolutions, The, 33.

Davis, Col. T. A., (Union,) at Bull Run, 544.

Davis, Com. C. H., rescues Walker at Rivas, 276.

Davis, Garret, of Ky., allusion to, 615.

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