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" The muffled drum's sad roll has beat The soldier's last tattoo; No more on Life's parade shall meet That brave and fallen few. On Fame's eternal camping ground Their silent tents are spread, And Glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead. "
Kentucky Politicians: Sketches of Representative Corncrackers and Other ... - Page 186
by John J. McAfee - 1886 - 259 pages
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The Living Age ..., Volume 91

1866
...more on life's parade shall meet That brave and fallen few. On Fame's eternal camping-ground Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead. No rumor of the foe's advance Now sweeps upon the wind, No troubled thought at midnight's haunts, Of...
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Personal Recollections of Sherman's Campaigns in Georgia and the Carlinas

George Whitfield Pepper - Atlanta Campaign, 1864 - 1866 - 522 pages
...to-day." We transcribe a few of the poetical inscriptions : ''On Fame's eternal camping ground, Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead." "Whether on the scaffold high, Or in the battle's van. The fittest place for man to die, Is where he...
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The South: A Tour of Its Battlefields and Ruined Cities, a Journey Through ...

John Townsend Trowbridge - Reconstruction - 1866 - 590 pages
...the graves, was nailed aloft a board bearing these lines : " On Fame's eternal camping-ground Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards with solemn round The bivouac of the dead." A thick undergrowth had sprang up in the woods. I noticed, stooping among the bushes along by the breastworks,...
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Personal Recollections of Sherman's Campaigns in Georgia and the Carlinas

George Whitfield Pepper - Atlanta Campaign, 1864 - 1866 - 522 pages
...to-day." We transcribe a few of the poetical inscriptions : ''On Fame's eternal camping ground, Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead." "Whether on the scaffold high, Or in the battle's van, The fittest place for man to die, Is where he...
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The Nation and the Constitution: An Oration Delivered Before the City ...

Jeremiah Lewis Diman - Fourth of July orations - 1866 - 23 pages
...civil war! Mourn not, then, overmuch for the loyal dead: — " On Fame's eternal camping-ground Their silent tents are spread ; And Glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead." Of the countless dead who died fighting for the alien flag, doubtless thousands were inspired by honest...
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Report of the Proceedings of the Society of the Army of the ..., Volumes 6-10

Society of the Army of the Tennessee - United States - 1877
...name would consume this evening, your eyes seek for in vain. " On fame's eternal camping ground, Their silent tents are spread, 'And glory guards with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead." I need not here speak of the achievements of the Army of the Tennessee. The world knows its history...
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The National Cause:its Sanctity and Grandeur: Oration at Raleigh,N.C.July 4,1867

George Whitfield Pepper - 1867 - 29 pages
...— they are far above the arguments of the living crowd. " On fame's eternal camping ground. Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards with solemn round. The bivouac of the dead." There is another element of our greatness, which we commemorate to-day- The number and variety of our...
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Transactions of the ... Session of the American Institute of ..., Volume 34

American Institute of Homeopathy, American Institute of Homeopathy. Session - Homeopathy - 1881
...serenity of death, indifferent alike to sunshine or storm. " On fame's eternal camping ground Their silent tents are spread, And glory guards, with solemn round, The bivouac of the dead." It is eminently fitting, sir, that amidst the prosperity and suecess which has attended this memorable annual...
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Life and Public Services of General Ulysses S. Grant: From His Boyhood to ...

Charles A. Phelps - Presidents - 1868 - 344 pages
...men had taken their last, long march to the realms of death. " On fame's eternal camping-ground Their silent tents are spread; And Glory guards with solemn round The bivouac of the dead." Gen. Grant, who had been under fire all day, was now recognized on the hill; and the men greeted him...
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Reunion, Volume 1

United States - 1868
...blood. "When can their glory fade?" When can we forget them ? " On Fame's eternal camping-ground Their silent tents are spread, And Glory guards with solemn round The bivouac of the dead." The eleventh toast: "Atlanta — A victory which sealed the fate of the Southern Confederacy." Kesponse...
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