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Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2 1,039 11 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 833 7 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 656 14 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 580 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 459 3 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 435 13 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 355 1 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 352 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 333 7 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 330 2 Browse Search
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for the next four years, is at the present moment especially apropos. Hon. Jeff. Davis, President. Few men have led a life more filled with stirring or eventful incidents than Jefferson Davis. A native of Kentucky, born about 1806, he went in early youth with his father to Mississippi, then a Territory, and was appointed Taylor, who was stationed in the West. In the frontier wars of the time young Davis distinguished himself in so marked a manner that when a new regiment of dragoonorgot his animosity to the people of the United States in his admiration for Lieut. Davis, and not until his death was the bond of amity severed between the two brave Buena Vista. Wherever fire was hottest or danger to be encountered, there Colonel Davis and the Mississippi Rifles were to be found. He was badly wounded in the et information by telegraphic dispatch had been received of the election of Jefferson Davis for President, and Alexander H. Stephens for Vice President of the Provisi
Henry Winter Davis. Probably no speech delivered in the House of Representatives since the commencement of the present lignant and truculent attack upon the South by Henry Winter Davis, the representative of Baltimore. Not one Black Republicanody sentence of that representative Plug-Ugly, Henry Winter Davis. We cannot believe that the city of Baltimore, although it e a slaveholding city, can endorse such a speech as that of Davis. But if she does not endorse him, she cannot too soon clearformed, says that it will be no go; that Lincoln looks upon Davis as an impracticable, who is also objectionable to the Germay would shoot a dog. In our opinion, there was not one of Mr. Davis' four "Plug-Ugly" constituents, who were hung in one day may say with perfect truth, and that is, that Henry Winter Davis is not a representative man of the South in any way or shapathies with a slaveholding community, in which Henry Winter Davis could be elevated to the office of constable. Here in Rich
From Washington.[special Correspondence of the Dispatch.] Washington, Feb. 11, 1861. If a man had always about him as much change as the weather in Washington has, he would be mighty comfortable. Two or three days ago, the thermometer was below zero; and now it is moist and warm enough to start the willows to sprouting and the frogs to crosking. The news of the election of Jefferson Davis and Stephens, and the tenor of the dispatch outlining the future course of the Provisional Government of the Southern Confederacy, creates a favorable impression on all sides.--An English gentleman remarked yesterday that the effect would be most happy abroad, for the Foreign Powers have always believed that the Gult States would re-open the African slave trade, repudiate the public debt, and play the rascal generally. The President says that when the ambassadors of the Southern Confederacy come on to demand the forts and arsenals now held by the Federal forces and to account fairly
The Daily Dispatch: February 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Sudden death of the Hon. J. A. Rockwell, of Connecticut. (search)
Confederated Congress. Montgomery, Ala. Feb. 12. --The Standing Committees were announced. The President's message was received and read. A dispatch was received from the Louisiana Convention, cordially approving the nomination of Davis and Stephens. Designs for seal and flag of the Confederated States were referred to the appropriate committee. A resolution was offered, that until otherwise provided, the several officers of customs be continued in office. Referred. A resolution was offered instructing the Committee on Foreign Affairs to inquire into the necessity, as soon as the President is inaugurated, of sending Commissioners to the Government of the United States. Referred. The Convention then went into secret session, during which the following was adopted: Resolved, That this Government takes under its charge the questions and difficulties now pending between the sovereign States of this Confederacy and the Government of the United Sta