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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 Civil War in America, Volume 1

Walter Gaston Shotwell - United States - 1923
...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.' This was the whole of it. The order...
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The Civil War in America, Volume 1

Walter Gaston Shotwell - United States - 1923
...women. But the sufficient answer to this charge is that Butler's order did not read so. He simply said ' when any female shall by word, gesture or movement,...of the United States she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation.' There are two ways to ' treat '...
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Lincoln and His Generals

Clarence Edward Noble Macartney - Generals - 1925 - 212 pages
...themselves ladies) of New Orleans, in return for the most scrupulous non-interference and courtesy on your part, it is ordered that hereafter when any female...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." This order, as the shrewd Butler...
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How the North Won: A Military History of the Civil War

Herman Hattaway, Archer Jones - History - 1991 - 762 pages
...women (calling themselves ladies) of New Orleans in return for the most scrupulous noninterference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter...of the United States she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." On the same day two other events...
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The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union ...

United States. War Department, Fred Crayton Ainsworth - Confederate States of America - 1972
...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 liabu to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation. By command of Major-General Butler...
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Judah P. Benjamin: The Jewish Confederate

Eli N. Evans - Biography & Autobiography - 1988 - 469 pages
...upper window right on Farragut's head, sending Butler into a rage. "Hereafter," his general order said, "when any female shall, by word, gesture or movement,...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation."6 When a Yankee insults Southern...
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Sarah Morgan: The Civil War Diary Of A Southern Woman

Sarah Morgan Dawson - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 626 pages
...must go, we are defenseless. 121. Butler's infamous General Orders No. 28, issued May 15, 1862, stated that "hereafter when any female shall by word, gesture,...of the United States she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation...
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Beyond the Double Bind: Women and Leadership

Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Kathleen Hall (Dean Jamieson, Professor of Communications Annenberg School for Communication University of Pennsylvania), Professor of Communication and Director Annenberg Public Policy Center Kathleen Hall Jamieson - Political Science - 1995 - 283 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...movement, insult or show contempt for any officer or private of the United States she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the...
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Lords of Misrule: Mardi Gras and the Politics of Race in New Orleans

James Gill - Carnival - 1997 - 303 pages
...women (calling themselves ladies) of New Orleans, in return for the most scrupulous noninterference and courtesy on our part, it is ordered that hereafter,...officer or soldier of the United States, she shall be held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." Most newspapers in Confederate...
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The Costs of War: America's Pyrrhic Victories

John V. Denson - History - 1997 - 450 pages
...Butler — known as Picayune Butler for his size, alias Beast Butler for his general order directing "that hereafter when any female shall, by word, gesture...the United States, she shall be regarded and held liable to be treated as a woman of the town plying her avocation." Hearing of this order, Lord Palmerston...
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