Memoirs of John Adams Dix - Vol. 2

Memoirs of John Adams Dix - Vol. 2

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Memoirs of John Adams Dix - Vol. 2

Memoirs of John Adams Dix - Vol. 2

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CONTENTS OF VOL. II.

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IX. THE WAR FOR THE UNION.

NEW YORK.--BALTIMORE.--VIRGINIA (A.D. 1861-1865)1

X. AT HOME AND ABROAD. UNION PACIFIC RAILROAD.--THE MISSION TO FRANCE.--THE ERIE RAILROAD (A.D. 1865-1872)128

XI. GOVERNOR OF NEW YORK.

A.D. 1873-1875169

XII THE LAST FOUR YEARS.

A.D. 1875-1879199

XIII. CONCLUSION.

THE HONORS TO THE DEAD.--THE OBSEQUIES AND BURIAL288

APPENDIX.

I. MR. CALHOUN AND THE PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN OF 1824309

II. LETTERS RELATING TO THE CANADIAN REBELLION IN 1837314

III. MR. GALLATIN'S PROJECT OF A TREATY WITH MEXICO321

IV. CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO THE CHARGE OF ABOLITIONISM328

V. LETTER TO THE HON. HOWELL COBB335

VI. THE ELECTION IN MARYLAND IN 1861338

VII. LETTER TO THE HON. E. M. STANTON, SECRETARY OF WAR341

VIII. ON THE RIGHT OF THE GOVERNMENT TO MAKE A DRAFT343

IX. LETTER FROM FRANCIS LIEBER353

X. COMMUNICATION TRANSMITTING A REPORT FROM THE COMPTROLLER IN REGARD TO THE SINKING FUNDS354

XI. THE CASE OF WILLIAM FOSTER361

XII. HOW FORT WADSWORTH GOT ITS NAME366

XIII. REFUTATION OF CHARGES AGAINST TRINITY CHURCH CORPORATION367

XIV. THE TWO VERSIONS OF THE "DIES IRÆ371

XV. COMMUNICATION FROM THE HON. JOHN A. DIX TO THE SELECT COMMITTEE OF THE SENATE ON THE REPORT OF TRINITY CHURCH372

XVI. GENERAL DIX ON SOCIAL AND POLITICAL EVILS387

XVII. SERVICES OF GENERAL DIX IN CONNECTION WITH THE ELE­ VATED RAILROAD SYSTEM406

BIBLIOGRAPHICAL CATALOGUE409

INDEX411

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