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" was lost, not through ignorance and incompetence, but through the treason of the commanding general (McClellan)." After dismissal she made a profession of lecturing, adding political subjects to her former ones. William Lloyd Garrison, who heard one of... "
A Woman of the Century: Fourteen Hundred-seventy Biographical Sketches ... - Page 241
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EMINENT WOMEN OF THE AGE;

JAME PARTO - 1868
...of this battle, after exonerating Stone and Baker, she said, "History will record that this battle was lost, not through ignorance and incompetence, but through the treason of tha commanding general, George B. McClellan, and time will vindicate the truth of my assertion." She...
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Eminent Women of the Age: Being Narratives of the Lives and Deeds of the ...

James Parton - Women - 1869 - 618 pages
...of this battle, after exonerating Stone and Baker, she said, "History will record that this battle was lost, not through ignorance and incompetence, but through the treason of the commanding general, George B. McClellan, and time will vindicate the truth of my assertion." She was hissed all over tho...
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The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge, Volume 6

George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1874
...Philadelphia. But in November, 1801, in a speech alluding to the action at Ball's Bluff, she said, "This battle was lost, not through ignorance and incompetence, but through the treason of the commanding general ;" for which she was dismissed from the mint. Thereupon she made lecturing her profession, speaking...
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History of Woman Suffrage: 1861-1876

Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan Brownell Anthony, Matilda Joslyn Gage, Ida Husted Harper - Suffrage - 1887
...the record, after exonerating Stone sind Baker, she said, " Future history will show that this battle was lost not through ignorance and incompetence, but through the treason of the commanding general, George 13. McClellan, and time will vindicate the truth of my assertion." She was hissed all over the...
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Appleton's Cyclopędia of American Biography, Volume 2

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1888
...Philadelphia from April to December, 1861, but was dismissed for saying, in a speech in West Chester, that the battle of Ball's Bluff " was lost, not through ignorance and incompetence, but through DICKEY DICKINSON the treason of the commanding general " (McClellan). She then made lecturing her profession,...
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American Women: Fifteen Hundred Biographies with Over 1,400 ..., Volume 1

Frances Elizabeth Willard, Mary Ashton Rice Livermore - Women - 1897 - 824 pages
...taught school in Berks county, Pa., and in 1861, from April to December, she was employed in the Umted States Mint in Philadelphia. She was dismissed from...Pa., named her "The Girl Orator," and invited her tospeak in the Fraternity Course in Music Hall, Boston, Mass., in 1862. She spoke on "The National...
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Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 2

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1898
...Philadelphia from April to December, 1801, but was dismissed for saying, in a speech in West Chester, that the battle of Ball's Bluff " was lost, not through...the treason of the commanding general " (McClellan). She then made lecturing her profession, speaking chiefly on political subjects. William Lloyd Garrison...
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Appleton's Cyclopaedia of American Biography, Volume 2

James Grant Wilson, John Fiske - America - 1888
...Philadelphia from April to December, 1861, but was dismissed for saying, in a speech in West Chester, that the battle of Ball's Bluff " was lost, not through ignorance and incompetence, but through niCKEY DICKINSON the treason of the commanding general " (Mo- ' Clellan). She then made lecturing lier...
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The Human Tradition in the Civil War and Reconstruction

Steven E. Woodworth - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 239 pages
...Democratic commander of the Union army. "Future history will show," she declared, "that this battle was lost not through ignorance and incompetence, but through the treason of the commanding general, George B. McClellan." Such colorful (and outrageous) charges reached receptive ears in Kennett Square,...
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America's Joan of Arc : The Life of Anna Elizabeth Dickinson: The Life of ...

J. Matthew Gallman Professor of History University of Florida - History - 2006 - 272 pages
One of the most celebrated women of her time, a spellbinding speaker dubbed the Queen of the Lyceum and America's Joan of Arc, Anna Elizabeth Dickinson was a charismatic orator ...
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