, Col. James
A., Alleghany Summit, 527.
, evacuates Harper's Ferry
, sheriff Samuel
J., a Border Ruffian, 242; threatens to bombard Lawrence
, (Rebel,) boasts of having received details of our plan of battle before Bull Run
Joseph, the, captured by the Savannah
Journal of the Times, The, 115
, the, destroyed at Pensacola
, George W., of Ind.
, nominated for Vice-President
by the Free-Soilers
, J. H., a liberator of slaves, 286; rejoins Brown
, 287; is Brown
's Secretary of War
, 288; killed at Harper's Ferry
: see West Virginia
, Judge John
I., letter to from Polk
, 169; his decision in the case of Euphemia Williams
, George P., Marshal
of the Baltimore Police
, 421; puts a stop to the riot at Baltimore
, 464; his dispatch to Bradley T. Johnson
, 465; is sent to Fort McHenry
by Gen. Butler
, the Nebraska
struggle, 224 to 251; admitted as a State, 251.
(See John Brown
, Border Ruffians, etc.)
Kearsarge, U. S.
Gunboat, blockades the Sumter
M., of S. C.
, an abettor of the assault on Sumner
, 299; in Secession Convention, 345.
, of W. Va.
, in command of Camp Carlile, Ohio, 520; crosses to Wheeling
, 522; is wounded at Philippi
, 522; captures Romney
, etc., 527.
, William, at Tweddle Hall, 388.
, Amos, to P. M. at Charleston
, 17; slave population in 1790, 36; unanimously devoted to Jefferson
, etc., 83; the Resolutions of ‘98, 83; withdrawal of delegates from the Douglas Convention
, 318; Magoffin
elected Governor, 303; his course toward South Carolina
, 340; the State
remains in the Union
, 349; population in 1860, 351; Legislature of, proposes a general Convention of the States, 897-403; her Governor
's answer to the President
's call for troops, 460; progress of secession in; Magoffin
's message, 492-3; Legislature remains loyal; Union meeting in Louisville
, 493-4; the nature of the State Guard; Buckner
; Legislature reassembles; speech of Rousseau
, 494-5; neutrality sentiments of the Legislature; election for the “ Peace Convention,” 495; activity of the secessionists; vote of the State
for Congressmen, 496; her Members at the extra session, 553; President
's Message with regard to her neutrality, 557; Rebels in the Western
portion threaten Cairo
, 583; disposition of Federal troops, 587; re view of her political course, 608-9; her vote for the Union
; Union Legislature assembles, 609; Magoffin
's letter to the President
, 610; the reply, 611; Magoffin
's Message, 612; loyal resolves of the Legislature; Gen. Grant
, 612; Gens. Polk
invade the State
, 613; ex-Gov. Morehead
, 614; Breckinridge
's Address, 615; Gen. Sherman
, 615; the affairs at Wild-Cat and Piketon
, 616; Schoepf
's retreat; proceedings of the Secession Convention at Russellville
Kentucky Yeoman, The
, on fugitive slaves, 217.
kidnapping, cases of, 217.
, in American Convention.
, remarks in Convention, 42.
King, Thomas Butler
, goes to California
, Wm. R., Minister to Paris
; is instructed by Calhoun
as to Annexation, 169; denounces Clay
's Compromise, 205; nominated for Vice-President
, Union meeting at, 518.
“Knights of the Golden circle,” their influence at the South
, 350; do. in Kentucky
, John M., Mayor
, letter from Washington
to, 51; letter from, in prison, 51; letter to Hamilton
, 51; 254.
, Col. Ward
H., visits Charleston
, at the battle of Philippi
, Gen, Henry
S., of Ind.
, 246; elected Governor in 1860, 326.
, Gen. James
H., turns back the Border Ruffians
, 284; in Congress, 564; 585; 587; 593.
, Joseph, of Oregon
, in the Dern.
Convention of 1860, 317; nominated for Vice-President
, 819; makes a speech against coercion, 402.
, voyages on the Mississippi
, 54; 147.
, wounded at Belmont
Laurel Hill, Va.
, fight at, 522-3.
, letter from Washington
to, 19; 254; letter to his son, 36.
law, George, in the American Convention
of 1856, 247; his letter to the President
, his charge at St. Louis
, of Mass.
, in the Whig Convention of 1848, 192.
, the founding of, 236; illegal voting at, 238; beleaguered by Atchison
etc., 243-4; Brown
's speech at, 284-5; the fight at, 285.
C. W., goes to Charleston
, outrages at, 239; 335.
, in case of Margaret Garner
, Convention at, 240.
Lecompton Constitution, the, submitted to a vote of the people, 249-50; finally rejected, 250.
(Union,) at Ball's Bluff, 623.
, Gen. Robert
E., brings reenforcements against old Brown
at Harper's Ferry
, 293; takes command( of Rebel forces in Virginia
, 518, commands in West Virginia
, Wm. H., killed at Harper's Ferry
, Benj. Watkins
, Comm'r to S. C.
, 100; 110.
, of S. C.
, favors “ cooperation,” 333.
, John, his politics, etc., 225: his peculiar position as Governor
, 340; hastes to join the traitors, 342; calls his Legislature together, 348; his letters to L. P. Clover
, of Ill.
, 397; considers New England
past forgiveness, 438; his answer to the President
's requisition, 459; 465; proclaims the adoption of the Confederate Constitution
, 516; proclamation calling out the militia, 516 to 517; his Message on the proceedings in West Virginia
, etc., 519.
Lewinsville, Va., reoccupied by our army, 620.
Lex, Charles E., speech at Philadelphia
, a Border Ruffian rendezvous, 283; the siege and battle of, 586 to 589; Col. Mulligan
's official report, 588-9; why not reenforced, 593-4.
Liberator, The, 116
, colonization of, 72.
, Federal Arsenal seized at, 490.
, Abraham, in the Rep. Convention of 1156, 246; his canvass of Illinois
, 301; his speeches there.
3801-2; nominated for the Presidency, 321; his position in the canvass defined, 322; review of the canvass, 323 to 326; classified table of the vote, 328; 357; 403; Breckinridge
declares him duly elected; his journey to the capital, 418; speeches at Indianapolis
, and Pittsburgh
, 419; speech at Philadelphia
, 419-20; his Inaugural, 422 to 426; reflections, and opinions of the Press thereon, 427-8; his Cabinet, 428; his incredulity, etc., 429; reply to the Virginia Commissioners
, 452; proclamation calling for 75,000 troops, 453-4; opinions of the Press, 454 to 458; replies of Southern Governors; spirit of Southern Press, 459 to 461; holds an interview with Gov. Hicks
and Mayor Brown
, 466; with the Young Men
's Christian Committee, 466-7; letter from George Law to, 467-8; allusion to by The Richmond Examiner, 470
; vote cast for him in Kentucky
, 492; 494; 497-8; total vote received by him. 500; Magruder
's treachery, 506; allusion to by The Norfolk Herald, 508
; 510; his view of West Virginia
, 519; proclaims a blockade; calls for 42,000 more troops, 528; 551; his Message at the Extra Session
, 555 to 559; Gen. Fremont
's letter to, 583-4; Davis
writes to, with regard to the privateersmen, 599 ; Magoffin
's letter, and the President
's reply, 610-11; directs the formation of army corps, 619.
, Edward, 95.