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L. P. Brockett, Women's work in the civil war: a record of heroism, patriotism and patience, chapter 8 (search)
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 12., The
first Methodist Episcopal Church of Medford. (search)
The Daily Dispatch: may 27, 1861., [Electronic resource],
' Ladies Home Guard. (search)
Ladies' Home Guard. --The Columbus Sun says: "We are informed that several young ladies of the city contemplate, or have probably commenced, the organization of a Home Guard, The design of the company is the special protection of the young men who have concluded to remain home during the existence of the war."
The Daily Dispatch: may 30, 1861., [Electronic resource],
' Ladies Home Guard. (search)
Ladies' Home Guard. --We copy the following from the Petersburg Express, of yesterday morning, as an evidence of the spirit animating the ladies of that place: Ladies' Home Guard.--At the suggestion of those patriotic volunteers who passed through here on yesterday afternoon, and were surprised to see so many hale, hearLadies' Home Guard.--At the suggestion of those patriotic volunteers who passed through here on yesterday afternoon, and were surprised to see so many hale, hearty men meet them at the depot, the ladies of Petersburg propose holding a meeting at some early day, at a convenient location, to form a "Ladies' Home Guard," for the special protection of this class of our community, who, through fear or some other unaccountable determination, have concluded to remain at home during the existencePetersburg propose holding a meeting at some early day, at a convenient location, to form a "Ladies' Home Guard," for the special protection of this class of our community, who, through fear or some other unaccountable determination, have concluded to remain at home during the existence of the war. Many Ladies. May 27, 1861.
The Daily Dispatch: July 13, 1861., [Electronic resource], Good firing. (search)
Good firing. --The Pensacola correspondent of the Mobile Evening News writes: On Friday, Lieut. Howard sent a forty-two pound cannon ball through a target a mile distant. The shot was fired from one of the guns of the "Bradford Battery." Yesterday morning he fired a forty-two pound shot from the "Ladies' Battery," which ricocheted within two hundred yards of the opposite shore, a distance of near four miles. Look out, "Mister Ingion."
The Daily Dispatch: March 22, 1862., [Electronic resource], Inquisitive. (search)
Patriotic meeting. The ladies of Richmond are moving for the defence of the capital, and a step is being have by them is the right direction. We kepe the public spirit of the ladies will infuse a little more energy into the movements of high in authority, and that their efforts to protect the city from the tread of the vandals will not be permitted to fall unaided to the ground. We append a call for a meeting on Monday afternoon, from which we expect some results that will eventually rebound to the protection of the city. "The patriotic ladies of Richmond and its vicinity are requested to meet at the Broad street Methodist Church Lecture Room, at four o'clock, on Monday evening, the 24th inst., for the purpose of organizing a Ladies'association for building gunboats to defend the city."
The Daily Dispatch: November 23, 1863., [Electronic resource], State of affairs in
Depot Army Committee Y M C a,and Ladies'soldiers' Aid Society,Richmond, Nov. 19, 1863. The Army Committee of the Young Men's Christian Association of Richmond acknowledge the receipt of $4,190, contributed at a joint communion of the First and Second Presbyterian Churches of this city, for the benefit of the soldiers in Gen. Lee's army. This contribution will be supplied at once for the purchase of shoes and socks for our gallant soldiers, who are so much in need of them, We would also acknowledge the receipt of $18.50, for the relief of the poor of Richmond, from the Independent Turner Association of this city. Our noble soldiers will highly appreciate these generous contributions for themselves and families, [t] Wm P Munford, Chairman.