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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 230 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 3, 15th edition. 24 0 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America, together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published: description of towns and cities. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 20 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 18 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 14 0 Browse Search
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) 12 0 Browse Search
Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 10 0 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 8 0 Browse Search
C. Edwards Lester, Life and public services of Charles Sumner: Born Jan. 6, 1811. Died March 11, 1874. 8 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 5, 13th edition. 8 0 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: November 17, 1863., [Electronic resource], Attempt to cross the Rapidan — the enemy driven back. (search)
of the Government at Washington. The existence of such a plot is an improbability so monstrous that scarcely any degree of proof would be sufficient to establish it, and as yet we have seen no proof worthy of the name. Johnson's Island is in Lake Erie. Lake Eric is navigated by a vast number of armed Yankee vessels. If such a plot actually existed, and should succeed in liberating the captives, the States of New York, Pennsylvania, and Maryland--a crowded and hostile country swarming with sy to denounce the plot and the plotters. But would it not have been a little more consistent with humanity to have first ascertained its existence? In the meantime, we do not maintain that a plot laid by Confederate prisoners in the middle of Lake Erie, surrounded by Yankee ships of war, in conjunction with persons in Canada — disclosed by Lord Lyons, and punished by Lincoln — has more the air of an ill-gotten up farce than anything that even the unassisted genius of Yankeedom has yet brought