, D. H., report of fight at Bethel
C., of Ark.
, proposes an amendment to the Constitution
, Samuel, account of his mission to South Carolina
, 178 to 185; his official report, 185.
. B., of Ky.
, in Rebel Congress, 617.
, his Mississippi
, of Ind.
, 560; 561.
, John, of Mass.
, 79; his vote on the Missouri Compromise
, 80; 265.
, Joseph, of Ky.
, Secretary of War
, Rev. Samuel
, 37; 71; 254-5.
, Sam., 149; goes to Texas
, 150; confers with Jackson
, 151; beats Runnells
for Governor, 339; his death, 340.
, commands near Fort Monroe
, Francis W., 439.
, Rev. Luther
, John Brown
, Gen. Memucan
, Gen. David
, wounded at Bull Run
, 545; 551; 593; 594.
, R. M. T., of Va.
, 317; a Commissioner from Davis
to Gov. Jackson
, Rebel post captured, 527.
Hutchinsons, the, McClellan
, erects a fort on the Mississippi
Ibrahim Pacha, plants cotton in Egypt
, the Douglas-Lincoln
debate in. 301; the result, 302; the State
pledges assistance to the Kentucky Unionists
imports, value of, by 8th decennial census, 23.
, Republicans beaten in, 301; Republicans a majority in, 326; the State
pledges assistance to the Kentucky Unionists
, formation of, efforts to introduce Slavery, etc., 52-3.
, President Lincoln
Indian Corn, 19; annual product of in 1859, 22.
, Texas, Star of the West
seized at, 413.
, enslavement of, 27; do. by the Puritans, 80; treatment of the Creeks
and Cherokees by Georgia
; President Adams
protects them from the Georgian
authorities, etc., 103; President Jackson
favors their expulsion from Georgia
, 104; their lands disposed of by lottery, 105; Georgia
defies the Indian
laws, and hangs Tassells, 106; treaties made with those of Kansas
, Charles J., of Pa.
, reports in favor of Annexation, 171; extract from speech in 1845, 186.
, Joseph R., of Pa.
, speech at the Philadelphia
“ Peace” meeting, 363.
, diminished Republican vote in, 300-301.
, of N. C.
, explains the omission of the word slave
in the Constitution
iron, product of, pig and wright, 23.
, crosses into West Virginia
, Alf., of Ga.
, “fire-eating” speech of, 373.
, contrasted with Calhoun
; their early life; are chosen President
, in 1828, etc., 88-9; he advocates the Protective system, 89; is reflected in 1832, 93; his orders to Gen. Scott
and instructions to the Collector
, 94; is strikingly contrasted with Buchanan
; his Proclamation, 95; he anticipates and refutes one of Jeff. Davis
's manifestoes; appeals to the people of South Carolina
, etc., 97; his Special Message against Nullification, 99; his subsequent reelection, and strength in the Free States
, 100; his dissatisfaction with the Compromise Tariff
, etc., 101; writes to a friend his opinion thereon, 102; negotiates a treaty with the Cherokees in 1817, 102; his election in 1828; he ignores the rights of the Indians; extract from his Message, 104; his duplicity with the Indians, 105; permits Georgia
to defy the U. S. Court
decree, 106; his Message on the circulation of Abolition documents, 123; letter to. from Dr. Mayo
, 140; 151; his reply to Gilmer
's letter, 158-9; instructions to Gen. Gaines
with respect to fugitive slaves, 177; 248; 250; allusion to, 370; 426; 515.
, Claiborne F., of Mo.
, chosen Governor, 341; fully committed to Secession, 842; calls his Legislature together, 349; his reply to the President
's call for troops, 460; his election as Governor
, 488; 489; issues a circular; calls for 50,000 militia, 491-2; allusion to, 509; his military appointments; he flies to Warsaw
, 574; retreats through Carthage
, 575: his Declaration of Independence
. 577; negotiates an alliance with the Confederacy
, 577; assembles his Legislature at Neosho
, and has an Ordinance of Secession passed, 59-90.
H. R., commands Rebel forces at Monterey, Va.
, 524; 526.
, ( “Stonewall
,” ) falls back before Patterson
's advance, 535.
, of Mass.
, petitions for Abolition in the Federal District. 143.
, the hotel-keeper at Alexandria
, kills Ellsworth
, and is himself slain, 533.
; see Fort Jackson
and camp Jackson.
Jacobins, the, their demands of the U. S.
D. F., of S. C.
, chosen President
of the Secession Convention; his speech, 344.
, John, his Treaty with Great Britain
, 83; President
of the N. Y. Emancipation Society
, 107; 255; his Treaty burnt in the streets, 265.
, 18; citation from “Notes on Virginia
,” 21; 33; extract from the original Declaration of Independence
; his reasons for the omission of a certain passage, etc., 34; 35; presents Virginia
's deed of cession, 38; his Ordinance of 1784, 39; 42; 53; instructions to Livingston
, 55; his diplomacy with France
and purchase of Louisiana
, 55-6; recommends the Cotton-Gin
63; takes the Southern
view of the Missouri
question, 75; letter from Adams
on the question, 81; becomes the leader of the “Republicans,” or “Anti-Federalists,” 82; his authorship of the Resolutions of ‘98, 83; his unconstitutional Louisiana
scheme, 84; letters to Senator Breckinridge
and Wilson C. Nicholas
, 85; official recommendation of the Protective system, 89; 122; 147; 234; his foreign policy, 264-5; his opinion of the nature of a contract, 358; allusion to, 426; allusion to in a Message of Jeff. Davis
, surprises Guyandotte, Va.
B., speech of, at Albany
, 389-90; effect of his sentiments on the Rebels
, of Tenn.
, voted for in Charleston Convention, 317; speaks in favor of the Union
in the Senate, 402; burnt in effigy at Memphis
, 407; offers a resolution in the Senate, 565.
T., dispatch from Kane
. W., flees from Kentucky
to the Confederacy
, 614; chosen “ Provisional” Governor, 617; dies, and is succeeded by Richard Hawes
, Herschel V., of Ga.
, nominated for Vice-President
by the Douglas Committee
, 318; votes against the Georgia Ordinance
of Secession, 347.
, J. P., of Ark.
, announces the withdrawal of that State from the Democratic Convention, 315.
, on the Cotton-Gin
, killed at Bull Run
, Reverdy, on J. C. Calhoun
, Rev. Thomas
, settled in Kansas
, Richard am., an amalgamationist, 136.
B., of Ky.
, in Conf.
P., of Mo.
, offers a “Peace” resolve in the Senate, 571.
, Wm. Cost
, of Md.
, offers resolves to reject Abolition petitions, 146.
, Col. Edward
, commands the Rebels
at Alleghany Summit, Va., 527.
, Gen. Joseph
E., evacuates Harper's Ferry
, etc., 535; is left at liberty to reinforce Beauregard
, 536; reenforces Beauregard
, 540; 542; outranks Beauregard
, 544; allusion to, 618.
, Josiah S., of La.
, on Cuba
, Col, (Rebel,) wounded at Bull Run