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South Atlantic Quarterly (1935) 34 (4): 368–383.
Published: 01 October 1935
...Archibald Rutledge Copyright © 1935 by Duke University Press 1935 ABRAHAM LINCOLN FIGHTS THE BATTLE OF FORT SUMTER ARCHIBALD RUTLEDGE HERE appears no doubt that even to most Americans of JL high intelligence, President Lincoln s amazing strategy at the time of the Fort Sumter episode has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1985) 84 (1): 81–88.
Published: 01 January 1985
...Ludwell H. Johnson, III Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 "The Few Brave and Hungry Men : Another Look at the Fort Sumter Crisis Ludwell H. Johnson, III On the first morning of his presidency, a startled Abraham Lincoln learned that Fort Sumter s supply of food would be exhausted...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1914) 13 (3): 260–269.
Published: 01 July 1914
... of double-dealing with the Confederate government; but the attempt to show that his policy in regard to the property of the United States within the seceded states especially Fort Sumter was one of clear-cut, unwavering, adherence to an early decision does nor meet with such general acceptance. Lincoln had...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1951) 50 (3): 421–422.
Published: 01 July 1951
...: The North and the Secession Crisis, 1860-1861. By Kenneth M. Stampp. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1950. Pp. viii, 331. $4.50. Once again we have a study of Lincoln, the Republican party, and the secession crisis from the fall of i860 to the firing on Fort Sumter. It was a time of confusion...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1903) 2 (3): 273–280.
Published: 01 July 1903
... discussion is to be found in the attitude of that paper toward the proposed evacuation of Fort Sumter. It was on this point that Seward was not thor­ oughly in accord with Lincoln s policy and Raymond, as the recognized spokesman of the former, did much to make clear Seward s position and to promulgate his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1951) 50 (3): 422–424.
Published: 01 July 1951
... voice who believed that the Union was older than the states and who had sworn to upheld the Constitution. Lincoln came to think he had no other choice than to try to hold Sumter. If he failed, the world would know the aggressor, and the free North would be consolidated for a mighty struggle. Lincoln had...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1982) 81 (1): 105–112.
Published: 01 January 1982
... of Lincoln and the Fort Sumter crisis by saying he is still convinced of the soundness of his argument, which has sometimes been interpreted as an attack upon [Lincoln] on ethical grounds. However, it was not written in such a spirit. . . (p. xi). It is easy to see how zealous admirers of Mr. Lincoln might...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1947) 46 (1): 119–128.
Published: 01 January 1947
... identical ; in other respects they only seemed to differ. Nowhere is there a clearer or better balanced exposition of the position of the Fort Sumter episode. Randall does not accept the thesis of the late Charles W. Ramsdell that Lincoln, believing war inevitable, maneuvered the Sumter business so...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1932) 31 (4): 421–433.
Published: 01 October 1932
... for writers of prose and for speakers of every sort. C. W. Peppler. PIONEER BIOGRAPHICAL WORK Thomas Sumter. By Anne King Gregorie, Ph.D. Columbia, S. C.: The R. L. Bryan Co., 1931. Pp. 313. Students of the Revolutionary and early statehood period of South Carolina s history are indebted to Miss Gregorie...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1948) 47 (2): 268–270.
Published: 01 April 1948
... by seeing it as a great cleansing force purifying the whole nation. War to Emerson, writes Randall, was a beneficial cosmic force finding its origin in the motion of the planets. There is no instance of Lincoln extolling the grandeur of war. Randall again discusses Lincoln s Sumter Dilemma, as he has...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1938) 37 (1): 73–85.
Published: 01 January 1938
... mansion or a colonial home still stands to testify to the culture that once prevailed in the High Hills. Most of these are to be found in the neighborhood of large plantations that centered around the village of Stateburgh, the town promoted by General Thomas Sumter, Gamecock of the Revo­ lution...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1979) 78 (4): 531–532.
Published: 01 October 1979
... most suggestive discussion. DUKE UNIVERSITY ARLIN TURNER Ninety Six: The Struggle for the South Carolina Back Country. By Robert D. Bass. Lexington, S.C.: Sandlapper Store, 1978. Pp. 456. Illustrations. $12.50. Robert Bass, the author of studies of Sumter, Marion, and Tarleton, reaches the peak of his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1961) 60 (3): 360–361.
Published: 01 July 1961
... is the first volume of his projected three-volume naval history of the American Civil War. In this book he carries the story of both Confederate and Union naval operations from the attempted reinforcement of Fort Sumter in January, 1861, through the Monitor-Virginia engagement in March, 1862, and in between...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1961) 60 (3): 359–360.
Published: 01 July 1961
... is the first volume of his projected three-volume naval history of the American Civil War. In this book he carries the story of both Confederate and Union naval operations from the attempted reinforcement of Fort Sumter in January, 1861, through the Monitor-Virginia engagement in March, 1862, and in between...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1937) 36 (3): 273–277.
Published: 01 July 1937
... of ladies and gentlemen crowded the fashion­ able promenade known as The Battery to watch the activities at Fort Sumter. Citadel cadets fired upon The Star of the West ; Sumter was evacuated; the city was besieged. The embarkation of troops to Virginia and other matters more weighty than burlesque, comedy...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1924) 23 (1): 50–60.
Published: 01 January 1924
... or ninety miles away. Statesburg itself was a very small town founded in 1783 by General Sumter and others, with the above men­ tioned summer seats scattered around it. Mills driven by water power were in the neighborhood. Episcopalians and Baptists predominated in religion. According to Mr. A. S. Salley...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1974) 73 (1): 70–84.
Published: 01 January 1974
... by the voters. The temporary calm among Kentucky Unionists was shattered on April 12 when Fort Sumter was fired upon by Confederate bat­ teries in Charleston harbor. Equally stunning, more so to the many Kentuckians who professed adamant opposition to federal coercion of seceded states, was President Lincoln s...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1961) 60 (4): 375–389.
Published: 01 October 1961
... in a hun­ dred years proved to be irresistible. Plans were made to re-enact the fall of Fort Sumter, and after that the battles of Lexington (Missouri), First Bull Run, Antietam, and Brice s Cross Roads, as well as Van Dorn s raid on Holly Springs. These, of course, are projects of the state Civil War...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1927) 26 (1): 4–21.
Published: 01 January 1927
... and of Volney had made of Lincoln a Christian idealist. Of Lincoln and Lee it must be said that in the advancement of a cause no great characters were ever more self-effacing. Early in Lincoln s first term a characteristic incident in con­ nection with the garrisoning of Fort Sumter occurred. Sew­ ard had...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1919) 18 (3): 197–210.
Published: 01 July 1919
... the U. S. naval service about the beginning of the war perhaps because he was in sympathy with the South and became a farmer near Annapolis. The only other member of my class still alive is Admiral Memories of Annapolis 203 George C. Remey, who gained distinction in an assault on Fort Sumter...