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Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2 1,039 11 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 833 7 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 1 656 14 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 580 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 459 3 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) 435 13 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 355 1 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 352 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 333 7 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 330 2 Browse Search
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Message ofPresident Jefferson Davis,of the Confederate States. To the Senate and House of Representatives of the Confederate States: In obedience to the constitutional provision requiring the President, from time to time, to give to the Congress information of the state of the Confederacy, and recommend to their consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient, I have to communicate, that since my message at the last session of the Provisional Congress, events ha the short interval which has since elapsed not having produced any material changes in that condition other thad those to which reference has already been made. In conclusion, I cordially welcome Representatives who, recently chosen by the people, are fully imbued with their views and feelings, and can so ably advise me as to the needful provisions for the public service. I assure you of my hearty co-operation in all your efforts for the common welfare of the country. Jefferson Davis.
eir northern defensive line within the boundaries of the seven original seceding cotton States--south Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Florida, and Texas. Compressed within these limits, and invested and invaded on all sides, the people of the cotton States will be very apt to make short work of the rump of the Davis Government and the demoralized remnants of his wasted armies. And such are the prospects under which, on this anniversary of the birth of Washington, Jeff. Davis is to be inaugurated in Richmond as President, for six years, of a Southern Confederacy which will probably be reduced to its birthplace, the swamps of South Carolina, within less than six weeks. The Roanoke Island Captures. Under the heading of Capture of "F. F. V's" a recent Northern account says: The prisoners captured in the Forty-sixth and the Fifty-ninth Virginia Regiment comprise a greater portion of the genuine fire-eaters than have before fallen into our hands. The
work now being done in Richmond, and Charleston, and Savannah, and in every large seaport of the Confederacy, will admit that they are taxed to the utmost. That the work has not been done sooner cannot be laid to the charge of the Secretary. Till the July term of the Provisional Congress little power and very limited means were reposed in the hands of the chief of that Department, and that little has been well employed by him. Saturday being the inauguration day of the President, Jefferson Davis, the pastors of the different churches have invited the attendance of their respective congregations to invoke the blessing of Almighty God upon our Chief Magistrate, and to give him strength and guidance in the administration of our young Republic. It is well to have recourse to the only power that can bestow blessing and give wisdom and right judgment in the conduct of affairs to precarious, and amid troublous times such as surround us at present. Your effort to abate the
nced the appointment of committees, a list of which we subjoin: Committee en Elections--Messrs. Smith of N. C., Vest of Mo., Staples of Va., Crockett of Ky, Gardenhire of Tenn., Curry of Ala., Clapp of Miss., Dawkins of Fla., and Tripp of Ga. Ways and Moons.--Messrs. Kenner of La., Jones of Tenn., Bonham of S. C., Garnett of Va., McRae of Miss., Lyon of Ala., Machen of Ky., Holt of Ga., and Graham of Texas. Military Affairs.--Messrs. Miles of S. C., Kenan of Ga., Pugh of Ala., Davis of Miss., Harris of Mo., Swann of Tenn., Bridges of N. G., and Batson of Ark. Foreign Affairs.--Messrs. Foote of Tenn., Perkins of La., Smith of Ala., Dejarnette of Va., Barksdale of Miss, McQueen of S. C., Breckinridge of Ky., Preston of Va., and McLean of N. C. Naval Affairs.--Messrs. Conrad of La., Boyce of S. C., Wright of Geo., Clopton of Ala., Currin of Tenn., Smith of Va., Gaither of N. C., Dawkins of Fla., and Chambliss of Va. Judicatory.--Messrs. Gartrell of Geo., Rus
Foreign Affairs--Messrs. Orr of S. C., Yancey of A la., Wigfall of Texas, Clarke of Mo., and Preston of Va. Finance--Messrs. Barn well of S. C., Hunter of Va., Davis of N. C., Semmes of La., and Henry of Tenn. Commerce--Messrs. Clay of Ala., Maxwell of Fla., Dortch of N. C., Peyton of Mo., and Barrett of Ky. Military Affai Fla. Public Lands.--Messrs. Clark of Mo., Baker of Fla., and Yancey of Ala. Patents.--Messrs. Maxwell of Fla., Haynes of Tenn., and Hill of Ga. Claims.--Messrs. Davis of N. C., Burnett of Ky., and Peyton of Mo. Territories--Messrs. Wigfall of Texas, Brown of Miss, and Yancey of Ala. Accounts--Messrs. Mitchell of Ark., Dor, of La., offered a resolution repealing the rule by which the House is now resolved into secret session. Referred to Committee on Rules on motion of Mr. Mr. Davis, or Miss., submitted several bills relative to the military service, which were appropriately referred. Mr. McDowell, of N. C., offered a resolution f
Arrests yesterday. --By Gentry and Bibb: Thomas Harrison for stealing two counterpanes and a $5 note from Beverly Fowler. By Davis and Perria: James Burge for trespassing on P. H. Taylor and assaulting his negro boy. By Bibb and Gentry: Sam Campbell for feloniously entering Robert H. Dobbias's house, in the night time, and stealing a piece of cloth.