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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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Confederate Congress. Senate. Wednesday, December 28, 1864. The Senate met at 12 o'clock M.; Vice President Stevens in the chair. Mr. Hill, of Georgia, presented a letter from an officer of the army relative to the purchase of clothing from the Government by officers, which was referred to the Military Committee. Mr. Barnwell, of South Carolina, from a minority of the Finance Committee, reported adversely to the recommendation of the Secretary of the Treasury relative to the cancellation of four per cent. bonds and certificates received in payment of taxes. On motion, by Mr. Sparrow, the Senate resolved into secret executive session, and soon after adjourned.
elect from the State of Louisiana, vice Mr. Hodge, deceased, appeared and took the requisite oath. Mr. Ayer, of South Carolina, introduced a resolution, that the President be requested to inform the House how it has been that our soldiers in th the field ought to be paid in preference to other officers and employees of the Government. Mr. Witherspoon, of South Carolina, offered a resolution, which was adopted, looking to the authorization, by Congress, of the Postmaster General to purs at the North; and also advocating the giving of the franking privilege to Confederate prisoners. Mr. Miles, of South Carolina, introduced a bill to authorize hospital accommodations to retired officers and soldiers. Mr. Boyce, of South CaSouth Carolina, introduced a resolution, which was adopted, limiting debate to thirty minutes. A resolution of Mr. Colyar, of Tennessee, was adopted, fixing the hour of meeting of the House at 11 o'clock A. M. and adjournment at 10 P. M., with an interv
. It was then that Marion, Sumpter and Clarke first began to teach the British that though they had conquered Savannah and Charleston, they had not conquered South Carolina and Georgia. The dispatch from Sir Henry Clinton to Lord George Germania, the British Secretary of War, announcing that South Carolina was completely subduedSouth Carolina was completely subdued, had hardly been published in the Gazette, when news arrived that these bold partizans had already rekindled the war. Cornwallis, like Sherman, commenced his march northward. He overthrew the army of Gates at Camden, and, for awhile, put an end to all regular opposition. But Marion and Sumpter were still at work, and in less the most untiring activity, although it was raining incessantly nearly the whole time, and the waters were everywhere up, for several weeks, from the borders of South Carolina, into Virginia. We rather hope that military means will be found to hold Sherman in check, and to protect the country and delay his advance as much as possib