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" GENERAL : Your note of last evening, in reply to mine of same date, asking the condition on which I will accept the surrender of the army of Northern Virginia, is just received. In reply, I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one... "
Annual Reports .... - Page 1141
by United States. War Dept - 1866
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Stories, Sketches and Speeches of General Grant at Home and Abroad: In Peace ...

James Baird McClure - 1879 - 208 pages
...just received. In reply, I would say, that peace being my great desire, there is but one conditijn I would insist upon; namely, that the men and officers...for taking up arms again against the Government of Hie United States, until properly exchanged. I will meet yon, or will designa'.e officers to meet any...
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The National Memorial Volume: Being a Popular Descriptive Portraiture of the ...

Richard Miller Devens - United States - 1879 - 669 pages
...Grant again wrote, declaring that he should insist upon but one condition, namely : " That the men surrendered shall be disqualified for taking up arms...government of the United States until properly exchanged." To this, Lee replied that he did not think the emergency had arisen to call for the surrender, but...
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Papers of the Historical Society of Delaware, Issues 1-5

Delaware - 1879
...Virginia, is just received. In reply I would say that/«« being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, — namely, that the...surrendered shall be disqualified for taking up arms against kthe government of the United States until properly exchanged. I will meet you, or will designate...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 3

Adam Badeau - United States - 1881
...Virginia, is just received. In reply I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, namely : that the men...officers surrendered shall be disqualified for taking Iip arms again against the government of the United States until properly exchanged. I will meet you,...
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Military History of Ulysses S. Grant: From April, 1861, to April, 1865, Volume 3

Adam Badeau - United States - 1882
...Virginia, is just received. In reply I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, namely : that the men...United States until properly exchanged. I will meet you, or designate officers to meet any officers you may name for the same purpose, at any point agreeable...
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CAMPAIGNS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

WILLIAM SWINTON - 1882
...Virginia, is just received. In reply, I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, namely : that the men...surrendered shall be disqualified for taking up arms again •gainst the Government of the United States until properly exchanged. I will meet yon, or will designate...
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History of the Twenty-first Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteers, in the War ...

Charles Folsom Walcott - Massachusetts - 1882 - 502 pages
...Virginia, is just received. In reply, I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, namely: that the men and officers surrendered shall bu disqualified for taking up arms again against the Government of the United States until properly...
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The Virginia Campaign of '64 and '65: The Army of the Potomac and ..., Volume 12

Andrew Atkinson Humphreys - United States - 1883 - 451 pages
...Virginia ia just received. In reply. I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, namely, that the men...United States until properly exchanged. I will meet you, or will designate officers to meet any officers you may name for the same purpose, at any point...
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The great events of the greatest century

R. M. Devens - 1883
...Grant again wrote, declaring that he should insist upon but one condition, namely : " That the men surrendered shall be disqualified for taking up arms...government of the United States until properly exchanged." To this, Lee replied that he did not think the emergency had arisen to call for the surrender, but...
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The war of the rebellion: with a full and critical history of the first ...

Theodore Burr Gates - United States - 1884 - 627 pages
...Virginia, is just received. In reply I would say that peace being my great desire, there is but one condition I would insist upon, namely : that the men...United States until properly exchanged. I will meet you, or will designate officers to meet any officers you will name for the same purpose, at any point...
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