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Lydia Maria Child, Letters of Lydia Maria Child (ed. John Greenleaf Whittier, Wendell Phillips, Harriet Winslow Sewall) 3 1 Browse Search
Raphael Semmes, Memoirs of Service Afloat During the War Between the States 2 0 Browse Search
Charles E. Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stowe compiled from her letters and journals by her son Charles Edward Stowe 2 0 Browse Search
Margaret Fuller, Memoirs of Margaret Fuller Ossoli (ed. W. H. Channing) 2 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 36. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 0 Browse Search
Medford Historical Society Papers, Volume 10. 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: may 28, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 23, 1861., [Electronic resource] 2 0 Browse Search
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hich might be taken for monomania. He looked downcast and miserable in the extreme, and seemed to entertain no idea of enjoyment in this world. He was exceedingly gentle, and speaks in a low, weak voice. No one could imagine that a frame so feeble could contain such a brave, undaunted spirit. I am informed that some years ago he had an attachment, but that the object of his devotion expired in his arms while endeavoring to rescue her from drowning — Ever since that unhappy occurrence he is said to be morose and gloomy, and incapable of enduring the slightest disappointment. To me he appeared to be the most dejected of mortals, and would have made a study for Lavater. Alluding to the late partial failure of his plans and the (to him) valueless cargo which one contained, he remarked, "What is ice to me? I want flannel." Col. Zarvona presents a highly picturesque appearance, attired in his blue Zouave costume, white gaiters, red cap, with gold tassel, and light, elegant sword.