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Packard Abner B., Doc. 119

Palmetto flag, the newspaper at Philadelphia, threatened, D. 26

Palmetto Guards, hold Charleston arsenal, D. 8; list of officers of, D. 62; notices of, D. 51; Doc. 177

Palmer, Rev., D. D., of New Orleans, D. 83; address to the Washington artillery, Doc. 300

Park, John C., D. 49

Park Barracks, N. Y., an incident at, P. 112

Parkes, —, of San Francisco, Cal., Doc. 131

Paris, meeting of Americans in, D. 85

Passaic Academy, patriotism at, D. 75

Passaic, N. J., flag-raising at, D. 75, 142

Patriotic contributions, Doc. 197

Patriotic Song, P. 140

Patten, George F., D. 60

Patterson, —, Gen., threatened by a mob, D. 26; notice of, D. 77; at Chambersburg, Pa., D. 91, 92; crosses the Potomac, D. 107; proclamation of, June 3d, Doc. 337

Patterson, Colonel, D. 61

Patton, —, commissary of the 7th N. Y. Regiment Militia, adventure of, P. 77

Pawnee, U. S. gunboat, D. 22

Paxton, James W., Doc. 328

Peabody, Charles A., Doc. 135

Peabody, Ephraim, P. 63

Peabody, George, D. 76

Peace Convention organized at Washington, D. C., D. 17; its plan of adjustment, D. 18; plan o the, submitted to the U. S. Senate, Feb. 27, 1861, Doc. 35

Pendergrast, —, Commander, D. 94

Pennsylvania, military preparations in, D. 22; aroused; passes the war bill, D. 24; added to the military department of Washington, D. 83; volunteers “first at Washington,” See preface; D. 61; troops leave Philadelphia, D. 84; troops move from Chambersburg, pa., D. 95; regiments at Hagerstown, Md., D. 107; Northern Central Railroad of, D. 36; lines to speculators in, P. 115; First Regiment of Artillery of, D. 61; First Regiment of Infantry, D. 67 at Edward's Ferry, D. 105; Fourth Regiment of, D. 61; Fifth Regiment, publish a newspaper, D. 97; attacked by the rebels, D. 103; Seventh Regiment of, D. 33; Fourteenth and Fifteenth Regiments of, D. 91; Twenty-second Regiment of, Doc. 412; Twenty-seventh Regiment of, D. 108; Colonel Mann's Regiment of, D. 85; Doc. 311

Pensacola, Fla., forts at, D. 10; Navy Yard at, scized, D. 14; state of affairs at, May 9, D. 66; rebel troops at, D. 68; the great Dry Dock at, D. 77; state of the rebel army at, Doc. 186; an incident of the surrender of the Navy Yard at, P. 148

“Pensacola” --To my son, P. 145

Percival, James G., poem by, P. 105

Perit, Peletiah, D. 32

Petersburg, Va., secession pole destroyed at, D. 5

Pettigru, —, Commander, at Castle Pinckney, D. 8

Pettigrew, J. S. of S. C., P. 8

Pettus, —, Gov. of Miss, proclamation of, organizing the militia of the State, D. 19

Peyton, Bailie, address to Tennessee, D. 30

Phelps, Royal, D. 32; Doc. 109

Phelps, J. Wolcott, Col., D. 65; Doc. 231; at Hampton, Va., D. 78

Philadelphia, banks of, tender money to the Federal Government, D. 25; Union pledge at, D. 26; war feeling in, D. 34; citizens of, address a letter to Gen. Scott, D. 52; to be burned, D. 55; Buena Vista volunteers of, D. 57; Confederate prizes arrive at, D. 73; troops at Baltimore, D. 74; submarine boat at, D. 72; Doc. 258

Philadelphia, Wilmington & Baltimore Railroad, D. 37

Philippi, Va., battle of, D. 91; the results of the capture at, P. 114; official report of battle at, Doc. 333; an account of the battle, at Doc. 335

Phillips, Wendell, address on the “Political Lessons of the Hour,” D. 15; his discourse of April 21, Doc. 125

Phoenix Iron Works, New Orleans, D. 57

Pickens, —, Gov., proclaims S. C. an independent State, D. 5; authorizes seizure of forts, D. 7; notices of, D. 8, 20, 22; Sanctions the attack on the “Star of the West,” D. 13; notice of, D. 14; repudiates Northern debts, D. 94; reply of, to Major Anderson, in reference to the Star of the West, Doc. 19

Pickens Cadets, of Charleston, S. C., D. 17

Pierce, E. W., Gen., appointed Brigadier-General, D. 83; Doc. 356; at Great Bethel, Va., D. 98; letter on battle at Great Bethel, Doc. 360

Pierpont, F. H., Gov. of Western Va., D. 57, 67, Doc. 328

Pierpont, John, Rev., P. 150

Pierrepont, Edwards, Doc. 114

Pike, Albert, song by, P. 106

Pillow, Gideon, Gen., Prentiss' reply to, P. 28; Brownlow's answer to, P. 129; Epigram on, P. 149

Pinckney, —, Colonel N. Y. 6th Regiment, ancedote, of, P. 71

Piqua, O., patriotism of, D. 29

Pittsburg, Pa., indignation meeting at, in reference to the removal of arms, D. 6; Union resolutions of, D. 6; Union meeting at, D. 25; war excitement at, D. 30; contraband notice at, D. 55

Piracy — defined by Judge sprague, of Mass., D. 71

Plattsburg, N. Y., P. 81

Plymley, Jonathan, on contraband, P. 68

Point of Rocks, Md., D. 96

Poisoning troops, D. 101

“Political Lessons of the Hour.” Wendell Phillip's Address, D. 15

Poore, —, Capt., commander of the Brooklyn, D. 84

Porter, George M., D. 57

Porterfield, S. A., Col., proclamation of, to the people of North-Western Virginia, Doc. 324, 344

Portland, Me., Union at, D. 16; attempt on powder-house at, D. 52

Postal affairs, Southern opinions of, D. 80; mails suspended in the seceded States, D. 82; Confederate orders in reference to the post-office, D. 90 See Confederate post-office.

Potosi, Mo., taken possession of, D. 71; account of the taking of, Doc. 253

Potter, Alonzo, Bishop--letter to a secessionist, Doc. 292

Pratt, George W., Col. 20th Regiment N. Y. S. M., D. 60; Doc. 198

Pratt, —, Gov. of Md., D. 87

Prayer, Bardwell's, at the opening of the Tenn. legislature, D. 65

Prayer for the Times, Doc. 280

Prentice, George D., P. 17; his retort to Gen. Pillow, P. 2<*>

tells where Kentucky will go, P. 3<*>

his reply to George Lake, P. 99

Prentiss, —, Gen., interview with Col. Tilghman, D. 60; Doc. 194; reply to Col. Wickliffe, D. 95

Prentiss, —, Rev., of S. C., D. 18

Presbyterians, loyalty of the, D. 74

Price, Sterling, Maj.-Gen. (rebel), proclamation of, June 4, Doc. 33<*>

his plan to maintain peace, D. 74; destroys telegraphs in Mo., D. 104; notices of, D. 78, 93, 107

“Privateer no. 1” captured, D. 104

Privateers, to be employed by the South, P. 95; activity of, in New Orleans, D. 68, P. 131; where they will carry their prizes, P. 126; England's action upon, D. 91; Duke of Newcastle's order, Doc. 413; account of the capture of the “first privateer,” Doc. 375

Prizes, D. 78, 76

Proctor, Edna Dean, P. 3

Prophecy, see Joseph Hoag.

Prophecy of the Dead, P. 74

Pro Patria, inscribed to the Second New Hampshire Regiment, by T. Bailey Aldrich, P. 141

Proudfit, J. W., a rebel, demands accommodation in N. York, P. 97

Providence, R. I., the banks of, D. 27

Pryor, Reger A., takes a draught of poison at Fort Sumter, P. 27

Putnam, George, D. D., D. 50

Putnam, Lieut, U. S. A., D. 83


Quakers, war spirit of the, P. 28

Quimby, Col., D. 84

Quinn, Michael, U. S. N., D. 77

Qui transtulit sustinet, P. 103


Rafina, Father, raises the stars and stripes, D. 40

Railroad bridges destroyed, D. 58

Raleigh, N. C., “alive with secessionists,” D. 57

Rand, Edward sprague, Jr., P. 48

Randolph, James T., D. 69

Rapin's History of England, Int. 17

Rappahannock River, Va., blockaded, D. 73

Raymond, Henry J., speech at the Union meeting, N. Y. Doc. 100

Reagan, John H., postmaster-general Confederate States, Doc. 825

Rebels leave Washington, D. 47

Rebels, a poem, P. 66

Rebellion, a new way to settle it, P. 83

Reconstruction, P. 24

Rector, H. M., Gov. of Ark., D. 39, 43; reply to Lincoln, D. 101; P. 44

Rector, W. F., proclamation of, denying the authority of the Federal Government at Fort Smith, D. 92; Doc. 388

Redemption, by W. F. L., P. 104

Regiments in Buckram, P. 79

Reid, J. D., D. 35

Relay House, Md., Federal troops at, D. 58

Religious press, spirit of the, D. 54; on the state of the country, Doc. 181

Religious spirit of the Northern army, P. 81

Renshaw, F. B., Lt., a traitor, D. 43

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