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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing),
United States of America. (search)
Walker, William 1824- Filibuster; born in Nashville, Tenn., May 8, 1824; was an editor in New Orleans for a while; went to California in 1850; and in 1853 organized an expedition to invade a Mexican territory. Making war on the government of Honduras, he was captured, condemned by a court-martial, and shot at Truxillo, Honduras, Sept. 12, 1860. See Nicaragua.
The Daily Dispatch: January 31, 1861., [Electronic resource], The National crisis. (search)