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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 1,057 5 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 114 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 106 2 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 72 0 Browse Search
John Esten Cooke, Wearing of the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War. 70 0 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 67 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 60 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. 58 0 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 56 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 1. (ed. Frank Moore) 54 2 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: may 23, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for George Washington or search for George Washington in all documents.

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Later from Cairo. Chicago, May 20.--Engineer Bonham, of Gen. McClellan's staff, visited Budd's Point this afternoon, with a large military escort.--He returned after several hours, having thoroughly examined the location. This indicates a speedy occupation of that point by Federal troops. The Tribune's Cairo correspondent says the embargo on supplies now includes all the Kentucky towns, unless it can be shown that their home market needs replenishment.--This is understood to be from instructions from Washington.
eed scarcely remind the public that to-day is the day of voting on the Ordinance of Secession, and that every citizen is expected to do his duty. There is no living man in America, who has ever been called on to give a vote which should make him as proud of possessing the right of suffrage, and which he should be as eager to record. Every man who votes to-day for the Ordinance of Secession is a signer of the second Declaration of Independence, and will aid in finishing the work which George Washington begun. The first Declaration has only resulted in a change of masters,--a change from the arbitrary King of a constitutional Government to the tyrannical head of a Republican despotism. We are threatened with the spoliation of every right and prerogative, and even badge of freedom, which were accomplished by the toils and blood of our fathers in a seven years war,--with a deeper and more infamous subjugation than England ever dreamed of visiting upon America. Let us decide to-day wh
s will shine upon our right. The stripes are all that is left of the banner you have borne victorious in many battles. Of you I may ask it, but not the usurper and his Abolition band, who now desecrate the honored place once filled by our Washington, Jefferson, and Jackson — of General Scott I ask it — stop this war. Say to the North, you shall not shed your brother's blood. The sons of Tennessee and the South have buckled on their armor, and are ready for the fight. We will fight this barations for service. Capt. T. V. Williams, our worthy young townsman, expects to leave next week with his company for Lynchburg, their place of rendezvous. The New York Herald, of Tuesday, contains an avalanche of trashy dispatches from Washington, out of which we sift the following : There is no truth in the statement about the fight between the two steamers at the mouth of the Potomac. It was intended to be sent into Virginia, to incite the people to action. The blockade of