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George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), chapter 30 (search)
Adam Badeau, Grant in peace: from Appomattox to Mount McGregor, a personal memoir, Chapter
Chapter 31: Grant and the Prince of Wales. General Grant arrived in London at the time of the Epsom races, and the Prince of Wales at once offered him a car in his train for the Oaks, the second of the great events of the week; the Derby had already been run. The invitation was accepted, and the General and the Minister and one or two others went down in the Prince's train. A special box had been provided, and after the General's arrival it was proposed that he should be presented to t
t within three or four of the Comptroller of the Household, who was at the extreme foot; the Prince and Princess were at the middle with the Emperor and Empress.
The Duke of Cambridge, the Duke and Duchess of Manchester, the Earl and Countess of Derby, the Earl of Dudley, were all placed higher than General Grant.
When the ladies left the table every one rose, of course, and the Empress and Princess passed out, while Mrs. Grant was left to find her way like any other person of insignificance.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones),
's report of the battle of General Beauregard Drury's Bluff. (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Confederate privateersmen. (search)
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Treatment and exchange of prisoners. (search)
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 10, Preface. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: November 3, 1860., [Electronic resource], Another diamond wedding. (search)
Another diamond wedding. --Our lady readers will be interested at hearing something about the marriage of Lady Emma Charlotte Stanley to the Hon. Willington Patrick Manvers Chetwynd Talbot, which took place at the parish church, Knowesley, on the 11th inst. The bride is the only daughter of the Earl of Derby, ex-Premier of England, and was one of the bridesmaids of the Princess Royal of England. The bridegroom is a brother to the Earl of Shrewsbury. All the girls of the village, dressed in white and pink, formed and avenue near the church, and scattered flowers on the pathway of the bride as she passed along. There were seven bridesmaids, and the bride was attired in white lace, trimmed with Brussels lace, with a veil of the same material and a wreath of orange flowers and blossoms. The dresses of the bridesmaids consisted of white tarletan, trimmed with magenta, and they also wore white opera cloaks and bonnets. After the ceremony, which was performed by a reverend unc
The Daily Dispatch: February 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], The force bill in Congress. (search)
Army and Navy vacancies filled. Washington,Feb. 22.--The Senate has confirmed the following Presidential nominations, among many others: Lieut. Col. Sewall to be Colonel: Major Hoffman to be Lieutenant Colonel: Captains Burford, Whiting, Winders, Sackett and E. K. Smith, to be Majors: Lieutenants Charles S. Stewart, Blunt, Foster, Bryan, Reno, McCarthy, Derby, Hink, and Marshall, to be Captains; Major Emory to be Lieutenant Colonel; Assistant. Surgeon Head to be Surgeon. The following named Assistant Surgeons of the Army were also confirmed: Sporb, of Pennsylvania; Mechum and Wagner, of Maryland; Ramseur, of North Carolina, and Cormick, of Virginia. The following Lieutenants of the Navy were confirmed to fill vacancies occasioned by resignations: Dalton, Bigelow, Bradford, Phitkion, Cook, and Sheyock; Fitch, Harris, Eastman, Wallace, Hackfield, McDougal, Porter, Moseley, Perkins, Blodgett, Phillips, and Lansdale are confirmed as Surgeons, and Samuel J. Jones and Shiveley