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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 1,468 0 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 1,286 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 656 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. 566 0 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 440 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 416 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 360 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 298 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.) 298 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) 272 0 Browse Search
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ention: I have the honor to communicate herewith the credentials of the Hon. John S. Preston, a Commissioner duly appointed by the Convention recently held in South Carolina, and who is charged with the duty of communicating "to the people of Virginia the causes which have impelled the people of South Carolina to withdraw from theSouth Carolina to withdraw from the United States and resume the power hitherto granted by them to the Government of the United States of America." I communicate, also, herewith the credentials of the Hon. Fulton Anderson, a Commissioner duly appointed by the Governor of Mississippi, and charged with the duty of informing the people of this Commonwealth that tred the following resolution: Resolved, That a committee of five be appointed by the President, to wait upon the Hon. John S. Preston, Commissioner from South Carolina, Hon. H. L. Benning, Commissioner from Georgia, and Hon. Fulton Anderson, Commissioner from Mississippi, to inform them that this Convention of the people of
The Convention. But little progress was made yesterday in the business of the State Convention. Mr. N. A. Thompson, of Hanover, was elected Sergeant-at-Arms, and Mr. B. R. Lineous, of Raleigh, First Doorkeeper. The credentials of the Commissioners from South Carolina, Georgia and Mississippi were presented, and a committee was appointed to wait upon the distinguished visitors, and extend to them the courtesies of the Convention.
who had adhered to the opinion that a conflict was most improbable, and, therefore, I lost no time, early Monday morning, to ascertain the truth of all these reports from "headquarters," and, to my great joy, found that no such thing had been contemplated, for the reason that the Constitution of the Provisional Government had been adopted a President and Vice President had been elected, and the war power, both offensive and defensive, was invested in the hands of the Government, to which South Carolina, of right belongs hence this State would take no step in the matter, except to prevent reinforcements, or repel sudden attack. It is now thought that our Government will send Envoys to Washington immediately, as it will to other foreign nations, demanding to be recognized as an independent nation; and also to treat with the Government of the United States for all forts, arsenals and public buildings situated within the territory of the Southern Republic, and then, if they are not al
The seceded States. --Only two of the seceded States--South Carolina and Georgia--were original members of the Confederacy.--The others came in the following order:--Louisiana, April 8, 1812; Mississippi, Dec. 10, 1817; Alabama, 14, 1819; Florida, March 3, 1845; Texas, Dec. 29, 1845.
Fatal accident. --James C. Allen, one of the South Carolina troops at Fort Moultrie, was killed on Tuesday last, by running against the bayonet of a companion. Allen was running at great speed, and the point of the weapon entered his eye, causing instant death.
Death of an old lady. --Mrs. Jane Chander, who was ten years old at the Declaration of Independence, died in South Carolina on the 4th inst. She has lived to see her native State twice declared free and independent.
The Daily Dispatch: February 15, 1861., [Electronic resource], The condition of the Federal Treasury. (search)
ton — have been struck down in death in the effort to uphold it on American soil. The telegraph tells us to-day that South Carolina has determined to attack the noble Anderson, if Government does not surrender Fort Sumter to the traitors! Away with and rebellion make it necessary to use force to execute these laws, is he not justified in using it? Is it coercing South Carolina to defend Fort Sumter against the attacks of a mob collected from South Carolina, Georgia and other States? Is it coSouth Carolina, Georgia and other States? Is it coercing Florida to hold Fort Pickens against the mob collected to steal it? Is it coercing any of the States of this Union for the Government to take and hold possession of all its property within them? Is it coercing a State to enforce the national revenue laws? Will it be coercing South Carolina to take possession of the United States Custom-House, armory, and other property belonging to the Federal Government? Is it coercing a State to abolish Post- Offices where men cannot be found who ar