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Representation in the National Congress from the Seceding States.pdf
Accounts of how the US Congress dealt with members representing seceding states.

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An account of the 21st New York leaving Upton's Hill on their way to Manassas. "Bould Sogger" was a soldier in the 21st writing back to the Buffalo Express on his experiences. Bould Sogger is slang for "Bold Soldier" and is written in a familiar…

local newspaper from Alexandria, Virginia

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A Union army working party approaching Fort Ramsay on Upton's Hill.

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General George McClellan's Grand Review at Bailey's Crossroads

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On this page Mr. Waud has illustrated for us the Army Telegraph. Of this important institution he says: “The army signal-telegraph has been so far perfected that in a few hours quite a large force can be in constant connection with head-quarters.…

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Photograph shows the Long Bridge across the Potomac River from the Virginia shore.

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1862 Army of the United States discharge papers for private Charles H. Ballou, 7th Ohio Infantry. Ballou was originally enlisted in the 1st Ohio Infantry Regiment for 3 months. In September 1861 he reenlisted in the 7th Ohio Infantry Regiment. The…

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Portrait of Captain George Mallory of the 14th Regiment of the New York State Militia from Brooklyn . The portrait was taken at a photography studio located on Upton's Hill.
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