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" As the officers and soldiers of the United States have been subject to repeated insults from the women (calling themselves ladies ) of New Orleans, in return for the most scrupulous non-interference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter... "
General Orders - Page 15
by United States. Army. Department of the Gulf (1862-1865). - 1862
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The History of the Confederate War: Its Causes and Its Conduct; a ..., Volume 1

George Cary Eggleston - United States - 1910
...women (calling themselves ladies) of New Orleans in return for the most scrupulous non-interference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation. By order of Major-General Butler....
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The Nineteenth Century and After

Edwin Emerson, Jr. - 1910
...the city clean and averted a pestilence. For his Order No. 15, "that when any female shall by word or gesture or movement insult or show contempt for any officer or soldier, she shall be held and regarded as a woman of the town plying her trade," he received throughout the...
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Robert E. Lee, Man and Soldier

Thomas Nelson Page - United States - 1911 - 734 pages
...1 In his infamous "Order 28" he had ordered that any woman in New Orleans who should " by word, or gesture, or movement insult or show contempt for any officer or soldier of the United States, should be regarded and treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." '"Official Report of History...
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Robert E. Lee, Man and Soldier

Thomas Nelson Page - United States - 1911 - 734 pages
...1 In his infamous "Order 28" he had ordered that any woman in New Orleans who should " by word, or gesture, or movement insult or show contempt for any officer or soldier of the United States, should be regarded and treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." 2 "Official Report of...
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The Novels, Stories, Sketches and Poems of Thomas Nelson Page, Volume 18

Thomas Nelson Page - 1912
...words. * In his infamous "Order 28" he had ordered that any woman in New Orleans who should "by word, or gesture, or movement insult or show contempt for any officer or soldier of the United States, should be regarded and treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." t "Official Report of...
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Camp-fire Stories of the Mississippi Valley Campaign

Marie Louise Benton Bankston - Louisiana - 1914 - 171 pages
...women (calling themselves ladies) of New Orleans in return for the most scrupulous non-interference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation. "By order of Major-General Butler....
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Lectures on the Growth and Development of the United States ..., Volume 8

Edwin Wiley, Irving Everett Rines, Albert Bushnell Hart - United States - 1916
...women (calling themselves ladies) of New Orleans, in return for the most scrupulous noninterference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered, that hereafter,...the United States, she shall be regarded, and held liable to be treated, as a woman of the town plying her avocation." t In other words, in order to avoid...
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Private and Official Correspondence of Gen. Benjamin F. Butler ..., Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin Butler - United States - 1917
...women (calling themselves ladies) of New Orleans, in return for the most scrupulous noninterference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter...or show contempt for any officer or soldier of the US, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation....
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American Anniversaries: Every Day in the Year, Presenting Seven Hundred and ...

Philip Robert Dillon - United States - 1918 - 349 pages
...insults from the women (calling themselves ladies) in return for the most scrupulous non-interference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman" — of no character. To -an intensely sensitive people like those...
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The Southern War Poetry of the Civil War

Esther Parker Ellinger - American literature - 1918 - 192 pages
...kneeling on the sod, *Butler's Proclamation" by Paul H. Hayne, occasioned by Butler's order to the effect: "It is ordered that hereafter when any female shall...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town, plying her vocation." And calling with the voice of her...
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