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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 472 144 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 358 8 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 215 21 Browse Search
William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 1 186 2 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 II. 124 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 108 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 103 5 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2 97 15 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 92 0 Browse Search
Elias Nason, McClellan's Own Story: the war for the union, the soldiers who fought it, the civilians who directed it, and his relations to them. 83 1 Browse Search
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ived New York dates of Thursday, the 2d instant. Gold was quoted at 204 1-8. The Confederate "commissioners" at Fortress Monroe--Seward gone to meet them. The papers announce the arrival of Messrs. Stephens, Hunter and Campbell at Fortress MFortress Monroe, they having gone into the Yankee lines in front of the Ninth corps. The Herald has all the Richmond newspaper editorials on the subject, displayed in leaded type, and gives sketches of all three of the distinguished "rebels." A telegram fromn the lines yesterday, and to day started down the James river on an army transport. They were, however, stopped at Fortress Monroe, and Secretary Seward started for Annapolis at noon to meet them. There is reason to believe that they are not to cs the arrival there this morning of Secretary Seward, accompanied by his private secretary, who immediately left for Fortress Monroe, on General Grant's dispatch steamer, to meet the rebel commissioners. They were met at the depot by General Berry,
nd reached this city Saturday night. The result of their mission was immediately made known: that there is no prospect of peace. Mr. Lincoln's only terms were unconditional submission to the laws and Constitution of the United States. All the particulars of their trip, and of what passed at the conference between them and Lincoln and Seward, have not transpired. We will state so much as has come to our knowledge on this subject, and which we know to be authentic: On reaching Fortress Monroe, they were met by Mr. Seward, Lincoln's Secretary of State; and our commissioners expressing a desire to see Mr. Lincoln, he was sent for, and came immediately. Our commissioners had five hours free and unrestrained conversation with him, the all important part of which may be briefly told. Mr. Lincoln said he had no proposition to make to the people of the South, except that they must lay down their arms and submit unconditionally to the laws and Constitution of the United States; th