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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 974 0 Browse Search
John Dimitry , A. M., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.1, Louisiana (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 442 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 288 0 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) 246 0 Browse Search
A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.) 216 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. 192 0 Browse Search
William Hepworth Dixon, White Conquest: Volume 2 166 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 146 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 144 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 136 0 Browse Search
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The richest man in Louisiana. --A correspondent of the Boston Post, portraying the utter disruption of society in New Orleans, says: There are none of the leaders of fashion here.--The ladies who moulded society have moved into the Confederacy; their husbands and sons--"in the ranks of death you will find them." Many merchants, to ture, have sat cut the rebellion with folded arms, waiting patiently for the solution.--Mr. John Burnside is one of these. He is, I presume the richest man in Louisiana. He owns numerous plantations, and his mansion on Washington avenue — with its park, as large as your Boston Public Garden, and its pictures and marble illustrations of taste and wealth, and its ever-blooming flowers — is one of the loveliest homes in America. It was ordered for James Robb, but when he failed it fell into the hands of Mr. Burnside. It is a place, and its possessor is a king. He is an Irishman and a bachelor, with ways so winning, hospitality so beautiful, th
ut three minutes. Stoke's cavalry advanced bravely with carbines. They lost one man killed and one captain and seven men wounded. Henceforth plantations in Louisiana are to be cultivated by paid negro labor. Four torpedoes were discovered near Fort Hudson, through information from a loyal negro, and removed. The Haro slavery." In Congress, on Tuesday, Nebraska was admitted as a State. Yeas 25, nays 11. On Wednesday the bill to provide for elections in Tennessee and Louisiana was taken up. Trumbull called its opponents conspirators. Bayard said the bill itself was a conspiracy against the Constitution. Doolittle said before they would allow an independent empire at the mouth of the Mississippi they would reduce Louisiana to what it was before we bought a territory of swamps and crocodiles. At 12 o'clock the Senate was pronounced adjourned, and immediately called to order in extra session. The House refused to admit Nevada and Colorado as States. Adjourned
[from the press Association.] The steamer Che Kiang, from New Orleans 23d, arrived at New York on the 3d inst. A meeting of Louisiana planters, within the Federal lines, was held at the St. Charles Hotel, which continued two days, to consider chiefly the cultivation of the sugar plantations and regulation of negroes in perishes within the Federal lines. A committee was appointed to confer with Gen. Banks regarding various questions which arose; and that officer, having been formally invited, entered the hall, and, after being welcomed by the President of the meeting, responded with a short speech, and retired "amid enthusiastic applause." The results of the agreement entered into are substantially as follows: That a fixed compensation is to be paid the negroes for their labor; that the negroes are left to choose whether they will accept the terms offered; that the contract, if they accept it, binds them for only one year; and that the Government pladies itself to protect them a