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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore),
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 7: Prisons and Hospitals. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller), Treatment of prisoners (search)
The Daily Dispatch: January 28, 1861., [Electronic resource],
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The Daily Dispatch: September 17, 1861., [Electronic resource], Arrest of a former
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Arrest of a former Marylander in Philadelphia. William H. Winder, a Marylander by birth, but a resident of Philadelphia, and a brother of Brigadier General John H. Winder, of the Southern army, was arrested in Philadelphia, by Federal authority, on Tuesday night, and all his correspondence and effects seized. The Press gives the following particulars of the arrest: The prisoner is a broker, and has been doing business at 314 Walnut street. Latterly he has occupied rooms in Ninth st
eds of properties in Washington, Baltimore, and Philadelphia, letters from a brother (Chas. H. Winder) residing in Washington, and from the Brigadier Winder, of a more Southern latitude.
Among the curiosities of the place were the sword of Gen. W. H. Winder, of the war of 1812, and a lot of historical relics and letters.
Some of the letters, it is said, reveal the way of thinking in the South, prior to Mr. Lincoln's election, showing conclusively a foregone intention to disrupt the Union.
Advices from the East, state that there has been a flood of rain at Mecca. Three hundred lives were lost, and one-third of the city destroyed. The great sacred mosque, Haram Esh Sherif, was flooded; the Holy Black Stone submerged, and the great library almost destroyed. The following political prisoners in Fort Warren have declined accepting their liberty except on "unconditional" terms, viz: Wm. G. Harrison, Wm. H. Winder, H. M. Warfield, and Wm. H. Gatchell. They are all four Baltimoreans. Two Federal gunboats made their appearance at Eastport, Miss., seven miles from Luks, on the Tennessee river, a few days since, but returned without doing any damage. Mr. Dafottaine, the well known "Persons" of the Charleston Courier, is lecturing in Georgia, on "Incidents of the war upon the Polemist."
The Daily Dispatch: March 4, 1862., [Electronic resource], The fire in
Afloat and ashore. --Dennis Maguire, who, some weeks since, came nigh causing the neath of a fellow soldier, named Wm. Douglas, by ripping open his bowels at Maurice Dennis's liquor shop, near the Central depot, was carried before the Mayor yesterday for examination. Douglas, having made friends with the accused, materially softened his evidence, so the Mayor concluded to send the criminal before Gen. Winder, commanding one department of Henrico, to be disposed of according to military rule. The General, on the representation of Douglas, discharged Maguire and, intending to send him away his morning, granted him a furlough for a few hours. He overstayed the time, and being, as he said, afraid to go back, got beastly drunk, and was found by the police about 5 o'clock yesterday evening, just after he had fallen down on a rock near the Scale House, 1st Market, and made an extensive excavation in his forehead. He was bloody and dirty, and the officers locked him up. While they w
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