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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 10. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 13 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 13 1 Browse Search
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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Charles Jones Colcock. (search)
hing capital to meet these new conditions, sea island planting was largely deferred. He moved his family to Savannah, Ga., and engaged in the life-insurance business, for which he was well qualified. He finally made his home in Hampton county, and planted short staple cotton with some measure of success in difficult times. This too imperfect tribute of respect is finished. Would it were worthier. I could do no less in memory of one gone before, who filled my eye in early life as a public-spirited, forceful citizen, and later a gallant soldier. It had been my privilege to know him, to feel the radiant atmosphere which habitual courtesy and sparkling conversation generated around him, and when the sad news of his death came to me I realized that a kind, hopeful and brave spirit had passed from earthly view, which for so many years had shone conspicuously, as well in the sweet amenities as in the stern realities of life! William A. Courtenay. Innisfallen, October 22, 1898.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Fragments of war history relating to the coast defence of South Carolina, 1861-‘65, and the hasty preparations for the Battle of Honey Hill, November 30, 1864. (search)
ence, which shall raise us above the dread of danger, and dispose us to take risks, which the cold maxims of prudence would forbid. [The excellences of the original essentials of manliness in one who has so notably exemplified them as has Major Courtenay, as defender and sustainer of right, in the fields of war and journalism, and so continuously in historical research and in municipal government—give earnest of the privilege of reprinting, in these pages, the following contribution to the g ceaseless energy accomplished wonderful results. Captain Peeples survived the war, and lived for many years an honored and highly esteemed citizen of Barnwell county, holding offices of responsibility and trust to the satisfaction of his constituents. His death was universally regretted. It is a privilege, which I highly appreciate, that has enabled me, even at this late period, to write a line in memory of so gallant and loyal a Carolinian. Wm. A. Courtenay. Innisfallen, August, 1898
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.13 (search)
eir management of the Fight—Splendid discipline of the infantry, cavalry and Artillery forces engaged. [Reference may be made to preceding articles by Hon. William A. Courtenay, ante pp. 52 and 62. This was received from the accomplished writer since they were printed although it preceded them in the date of original publication. Whilst the articles are mutually illustrative they are not affected in their value by being printed as they are in this volume. Major Courtenay writes as to the artillery heroes of the Battle of Honey Hill: It was just wonderful what the boys did—Why, a rabbit could not have crossed the road. —Ed.] It is remarkable enoug which the loyalty of the armies to the flag and the forbearance of the people in their homes for the sake of The Cause have forbid all reference to or mention! Lee wore the gray! Since then 'Tis right's and honor's hue! He honored it, that man of men, And wrapped it round the true. Wm. A. Courtenay. Innisfallen, October,
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
; music, 22; newspapers, 26; rations, 29; trained officers in its army, 65; retreat of the Cabinet from Richmond, 96; respect for private property, 120, 319; odds of, as compared with the Federals, 193, 194, 335, 342; disasters of in 1862, 195; English tributes to, 196; sufferings of, 197, 200; return home of the, 97; the sailor, 215; heroism and morale of, 341; cavalry, the wants, trials and heroism of, 359; deficiencies in ordnance supplies, 365. Cory, Chappell, Address of, 228. Courtenay, W. A., 32, 62, 232. Cowan, Colonel Robert H., 132 Cox, E. P., Address of, 292. Cox, Captain H. W., killed, 7. Cullen, Captain, O'Neal's Brigade, 14. Cuyler, Rev. Dr. T. L, 285. Darwin, Captain, killed, 11. Daves, Major, Graham, 116, 138. Davie, W. R., Jr., 109. Davis, Jefferson, President, on the fall of Fort Fisher, 167; reverenced in the South, 334; persecution of, 337. Davis, Colonel, J. Lucius, 242 Davis, Captain J. T., killed, 12. DeArmond, Hon. D A., 300.