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" GENERAL : I received at a late hour your note of to-day. In mine of yesterday I did not intend to propose the surrender of the army of Northern Virginia, but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to... "
The Rebellion Record: A Diary of American Events - Page 346
edited by - 1868
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The Life and Campaigns of General Lee

Edward Lee Childe - 1875 - 336 pages
...army of Northern Virginia, but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender of...this army; but as the restoration of peace should be sole object of all, I desire to know whether your proposals would lead to that end, I cannot, therefore,...
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The Life and Campaigns of General Lee

Edward Lee Childe - Generals - 1875 - 336 pages
...army of Northern Virginia, but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call- for the surrender of...this army ; but as the restoration of peace should be sole object of all, I desire to know whether your proposals would lead to that end. I cannot, therefore,...
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battles for the union

willard glazier - 1875
...of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender. But as the restoration of peace should be the sole object of all, I desire to know whether your proposals would tend to that end. " I cannot, therefore, meet you with...
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The Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War in the United States of ..., Volume 3

Benson John Lossing - United States - 1877
...Army of Northern Virginial but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender of...know whether your proposals would lead to that end. I can not, therefore, meet you with a view to surrender the Army of Northern Virginia ; but as far as...
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Stories, Sketches and Speeches of General Grant at Home and Abroad: In Peace ...

James Baird McClure - 1879 - 208 pages
...Army of Northern Virginia, but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender •of...know whether your proposals would lead to that end. I can not, therefore, meet you with a view to surrender the Army of" Northern Virginia; but, as far as...
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Papers of the Historical Society of Delaware, Issues 1-5

Historical Society of Delaware - Delaware - 1879
...Army of Northern Virginia, but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender of...restoration of peace should be the sole object of all, I desire to know whether your proposal would lead to that end. I cannot, therefore, meet you with a view...
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The "Ulster Guard" (20th N. Y. State Militia) and the War of the Rebellion ...

Theodore Burr Gates - New York (State) - 1879 - 619 pages
...Army of Northern Virginia, but to ask. the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender of this army ; but as the restoration of peace should bethe sole object of all, I desired to know whether your proposals would lead to that end. I cannot,...
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Stories, Sketches and Speeches of General Grant at Home and Abroad: In Peace ...

James Baird McClure - 1879 - 208 pages
...letter, General Lee's prospects had improved, when he indicted the following epistle: APRIL 8, 1865. of all, I desired to know whether your proposals would lead to that end. I can not, therefore, meet you with a view to surrender the Army of Northern Virginia; but, as far as...
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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
...Army of Northern Virginia, but to ask the terms of your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender of...restoration of peace should be the sole object of all, I desire to know whether your proposils would lead to that end. I cannot, therefore, meet you with a...
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A Life of Gen. Robert E. Lee

John Esten Cooke - 1883 - 577 pages
...your proposition. To be frank, I do not think the emergency has arisen to call for the surrender. Bat as the restoration of peace should be the sole object of all, I iesire to know whether your proposals would tend to that end. I cannot, therefore, meet you with a...
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