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" Do not desire needlessly to bombard Fort Sumter. If Major Anderson will state the time at which, as indicated by him, he will evacuate, and agree that in the meantime he will not use his guns against us, unless ours should be employed against Fort Sumter,... "
Battles and Leaders of the Civil War - Page 75
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History of the United States from the compromise of 1850 to the ..., Volume 3

James Ford Rhodes - United States - 1895
...agree that in the meantime he will not use his guns against us unless ours should be employed against Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion...this or its equivalent be refused, reduce the fort 1 Life of Toombs, Stovall, p. 226. as your judgment decides to be most practicable." ' Four aides at...
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History of the United States from the Compromise of 1850, Volume 3

James Ford Rhodes - United States - 1895
...agree that in the meantime he will not use his guns against us unless ours should be employed against Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion...this or its equivalent be refused, reduce the fort 1 Life of Toonibs, Stovall, p. 226. 4 Official Records, vol. ip 297. > Ibid., pp. 18, 59. CH. XIV.]...
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The history of the fall of Fort Sumpter: being an inside history of the ...

Samuel Wylie Crawford - Fort Sumter (Charleston, S.C.) - 1896 - 486 pages
...that in the meantime he will not use his guns against us- unless ours should be employed against Fort Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion...fort as your judgment decides to be most practicable. " LP WALKER." 425 son, when he again summoned his officers, and a long and protracted conference took...
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A Young People's History of Virginia and Virginians ...

Dabney Herndon Maury - Virginia - 1896 - 246 pages
...that in the meantime he will not use his guns against us, unless ours shall be employed against Fort Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion...refused, reduce the fort as your judgment decides most practicable." To this Major Anderson refused to accede, and was accordingly notified that fire...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...: 1845-1900

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...that in the mean time he will not use his guns against us unless ours should be employed against Fort Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion...fort as your judgment decides to be most practicable. LP WALKER. . . . HEADQUARTERS PROVISIONAL ARMY, CSA, Charleston, SC, April II, 1861. MAJOR : In consequence...
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The history and government of the United States, Volume 3

Jacob Harris Patton, John Lord - United States - 1903
...meantime he will not use his guns against us, unless ours should be employed against Fort Sumter, you are thus to avoid the effusion of blood." " If this or...equivalent be refused, reduce the fort as your judgment deems to be most practicable." This was in substance communicated to Major Anderson, who replied, that...
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Causes of the Civil War, 1859-1861, Volume 19

French Ensor Chadwick - United States - 1906 - 372 pages
...agree that in the mean time he will not use his guns against us unless ours should be employed against Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion...as your judgment decides to be most practicable." l A second note from Beauregard was presented that night, and after a conference with his officers...
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Lee & his generals.

...time he will not use his- guns against us, unless arms should be employed against Fort Sumter, you arc authorized thus to avoid the effusion of blood. If this or its equivalent be refused, yon will reduce the fort as your judgment decides to be the most practicable. (Signed) LP WALKER. At...
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A Political History of the State of New York, Volume 3

De Alva Stanwood Alexander - New York (State) - 1909
...will not use his guns against us unless ours should be employed against Sumter, you are authorised thus to avoid the effusion of blood. If this or its...refused, reduce the fort as your judgment decides to be the most practicable." 4 Four aides submitted this proposition at a quarter before one o'clock on the...
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Decisive battles of America

Ripley Hitchcock - Battles - 1909 - 396 pages
...agree that in the mean time he will not use his guns against us unless ours should be employed against Sumter, you are authorized thus to avoid the effusion of blood. If this or 1 War Records, Serial No. 1, p. 297. 2 Crawford, Fort Sumter, 422. 1 War Records, Serial No. 1, p....
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