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Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 1, Colonial and Revolutionary Literature: Early National Literature: Part I (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 9 9 Browse Search
Mary Thacher Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Higginson: the story of his life 4 2 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 2 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 3 3 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Henry Walcott Boynton, Reader's History of American Literature 2 2 Browse Search
Bliss Perry, The American spirit in lierature: a chronicle of great interpreters 2 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 2 2 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 2 2 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 2 2 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: April 29, 1864., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 1 1 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: may 23, 1861., [Electronic resource], The rights and duties of Co-Partnership. (search)
he 13th, the members of that Convention were elected; on Monday, the 20th, only one week afterwards, the Convention met and immediately ratified the previous action of the People and the Legislature, by passing the Ordinance of Secession by a unanimous vote. As the People had given the ratification in advance, the Old North State is formally out before Virginia; and, what is more, has full possession of every Federal fort within her limits. North Carolina has been often called the "Rip Van Winkle" State, but if she sleeps, it is with both eyes open, and her old firelock in her hand. Only one point of resemblance is left between the dream of "Old Rip" and the splendid energy with which our determined neighbor is marching to the onset. It is said that when Old Rip came down from the Catskill mountain, after a twenty years nap, he found the painting of George the Third, which used to swing over the tavern door, removed, and the form of the great Champion of American Independence s