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In Need of Troops, Lee Declines

April 15, 1861/2011

Volume 2, Issue 17 (27 Issues Since 15 October 2010)

In Need of 75,000 Troops

April 15, 1861. The day after Fort Sumter’s evacuation, President Lincoln issued a proclamation calling for the states to provide 75,000 volunteer militiamen. 1,003 more words

Civil War Book Of Days: 1861


Took a walk in John Hay one day to take photos for our photojournalism class, and I couldn’t help but go out of my way to take a picture of this lonely beauty.

Bordentown Native's New Book Looks At Pair Who Played Big Role In How Lincoln Is Viewed

By John Ostapkovich

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Abraham Lincoln is revered almost universally as one of our nation’s greatest Presidents, but a new book by a Bordentown, New Jersey native tracks the activities of the two men who made it so. 224 more words


pahinga papuntang finish line...

baguio city ang isa sa mga paborito kong bakasyunan… madali lang puntahan ang baguio mula manila… bukod sa mura ang pamasahe, madali ring makahanap ng matutuluyang hotel… kapag nasa baguio ako, madalas mag-isa lang ako at nagpapahinga… 421 more words


All the Great Prizes: The Life of John Hay, from Lincoln to Roosevelt by John Taliaferro

In my ongoing search for all things related to John Hay, George Nicolay, and Elmer Ellsworth, I read this book with positive enthusiasm and delight. I think it was written with the same feelings. 589 more words

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