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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 938 0 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 220 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 178 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume I. 148 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 96 0 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 92 0 Browse Search
William Hepworth Dixon, White Conquest: Volume 1 88 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 66 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 64 0 Browse Search
William Hepworth Dixon, White Conquest: Volume 2 64 0 Browse Search
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ardwick, a poor mechanic of Pittsburg, was induced, by the gold excitement then raging, to try his luck in the mines of California. He accordingly left his wife and two children behind and took passage around the horn for the El Dorado.--On arriving that she was glad to get rid of him, and would not trouble herself to write to him. He therefore determined to stay in California till he was rich, and then return to the Atlantic States. He set himself to work assiduously, and made money. His business relations were such after a few years that he could not leave California, but stayed and accumulated a handsome fortune. In the meantime, Mrs. Hardwick, thinking her husband was dead, after three years, married another and emigrated to St.Mrs. Mathews and the children without a protector, as she thought, but with a snug income. John Hardwick, tired of California life, and tired of business, too, collected together his effects — which amounted to a nice fortune — and started for h
From California. --The Pony Express, from San Francisco on the 24th ult., brings further California advices. The Pony Express, carrying the result of the Pennsylvania election, arrived at San Francisco 22d. The news was received by telegrCalifornia advices. The Pony Express, carrying the result of the Pennsylvania election, arrived at San Francisco 22d. The news was received by telegraph on the 21st. It produced a marked sensation in political circles, rendering the Republicans exceedingly jubilant, whilst the friends of the other candidates despair. The Republicans are now putting forth great efforts to carry the State. A bet was made yesterday of $2,000 to $3,000 that Lincoln would carry California, and another of $3,000 against $3,000 that Lincoln will get more votes than Breckinridge. Senator Baker, from Oregon, has been greeted with immense crowds since entering for the purpose.-- This was before news was received of the intention of the Eastern companies to build their lines to California by the Central or Salt Lake route. Accounts from Washoe state that a new tunnel eleven hundred feet long had been
The Daily Dispatch: November 8, 1860., [Electronic resource], English view of Washington and Mount Vernon. (search)
how-room, which has all windows in its ceiling, and yet has no light; which is large without being spacious, low in height without looking comfortable, covered with gilt and scarlet without being decorated, gaudy without effect, costly yet mean and even dirty in its appearance, with a tawdry vulgarity of splendor that disgusts every man of taste, and with its enormities of gilt and paint sufficiently darkling and obscure to-fail to impress the masses. There is a kind of mixture of a grand California barroom and a second-rate Paris cafe — an air of a rather well worn half-business place of entertainment, &c." Mount Vernon, in all its gloomy forlornity, receives an ample description. "The most bigoted stranger," says the writer, with honorable feeling, "that ever trod within these sacred precincts, cannot look around without emotion, cannot free his mind from a feeling of sorrow that this touching relic of one of earth's noblest dead should be now in such a state and left to such d