National Intelligencer Newspaper Abstracts, Special Edition, The Civil War Years: Volume 1, January 1, 1861-June 30, 1863


Included in the extractions are: advertisements; appointments by the President; petitions in the House of Representatives; Acts of Congress; legal notices; insolvent debtors; marriages; deaths; divorces; miscellaneous notices and pieces of correspondence; packages in the post office; tax lists; court cases; deaths by accident; prisoners; maritime information, such as ship's crews and accounts of naval skirmishes; listings of regiments arriving in Washington for Union service; casualty lists from various hospitals; property confiscated by the Union forces; and names and valuation of emancipated slaves.

Joan M. Dixon

(2000), 2007, 5½ x8½, paper, indices, 652 pp.

ISBN: 9780788418396