Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Roanoke Island” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: February 21, 1862., [Electronic resource]:

...g batteries and heavy obstructions at the marshes, (where there were none,) could have prevented the enemy, if in force, from passing. Once past the marshes, if there had been fifty thousand men on Roanoke Island , the Federalists, without wasting a charge of powder, could have starved them into capitulation more easily than with the force that was there. On the morning of the 7th, the signal being fired by ...
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Roanoke Island (North Carolina, United States) 1,553 14 141 0 0 user votes

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