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The Resource Recollections of a Rebel reefer, by James Morris Morgan

Recollections of a Rebel reefer, by James Morris Morgan

Label
Recollections of a Rebel reefer
Title
Recollections of a Rebel reefer
Statement of responsibility
by James Morris Morgan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Includes a narrative of service on the Confederate cruiser Georgia, 1863-1864
  • This is the story of the life of James Morgan, a member of the Confederate Navy in his youth and whom later became a farmer in South Carolina. It includes a narrative of his service on the Confederate cruiser Georgia, 1863-1864
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.757
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E599.G46
LC item number
M6 1917
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Recollections of a Rebel reefer, by James Morris Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Childhood -- Unlucky in love -- Annapolis -- Out of the United States Navy -- Arrive in New Orleans -- Volunteers -- The sloop of war McRae arrives at Baton Rouge -- The McRae made flagship of the Mississippi flotilla -- Farragut's fleet at New Orleans -- Charleston -- Run through the U.S. blockading fleet -- Liverpool -- White Haven -- The Doldrums -- "Tempest in a teapot" -- Barren island of Trinidad -- Simon's Town -- Mr. Trenholm and others of Mr. Davis's cabinet imprisoned in Fort Pulaski -- Try cotton-planing with the usual sailor's success -- Receive a commission as captain in the Egyptian Army -- The Egyptian Army -- Egyptian Army splendidly drilled in manual of arms and tactics -- Khedive always just to the American officers, but it was difficult to obtain an audience with him -- Ratib Pasha -- The Franco-Prussian War -- Return to America -- The name Galapagos inspires the preacher -- Corrupt judiciary -- Cotton-picking by moonlight -- Friendly shooting match -- Captain Dawson, editor of the Charleston News and Courier denounces Bowen as the assassin of Colonel White -- Exciting political campaign of 1875 -- General M. C. Butler elected U.S. Senator by Democratic legislature - Fighting Bob Evans get me employment with Governor Alexander R. Shepherd and I go to Mexico -- Resign potion as chief of conductas and start for home via Mazatlan and San Francisco -- Leon, the city whose sole industry is the carving of leather and making of saddles -- Return to Tampico and get shipwrecked on the bar -- Not even any money in oil, when I am interested -- My appointment as consul-general arouses great indignation among Southern office-seekers -- Sydney's beautiful harbor -- Impecunious globe-trotters -- Vast estates - Sir Henry Loch gives a fancy dress ball in honor of the Queen's Jubilee -- Cedarcrof -- Visit Mrs. Jefferson Davis in New York -- The hero of Manila Bay -- The "birth of a nation."
Control code
585312
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 491 pages
Lccn
17011810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (Special Collect): Printed April 1917. From the library of Claude Elliott, gift of Emma Edwin Elliott. Special edition limited to 200 copies.
Other physical details
frontpiece, plates, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)585312
Label
Recollections of a Rebel reefer, by James Morris Morgan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Childhood -- Unlucky in love -- Annapolis -- Out of the United States Navy -- Arrive in New Orleans -- Volunteers -- The sloop of war McRae arrives at Baton Rouge -- The McRae made flagship of the Mississippi flotilla -- Farragut's fleet at New Orleans -- Charleston -- Run through the U.S. blockading fleet -- Liverpool -- White Haven -- The Doldrums -- "Tempest in a teapot" -- Barren island of Trinidad -- Simon's Town -- Mr. Trenholm and others of Mr. Davis's cabinet imprisoned in Fort Pulaski -- Try cotton-planing with the usual sailor's success -- Receive a commission as captain in the Egyptian Army -- The Egyptian Army -- Egyptian Army splendidly drilled in manual of arms and tactics -- Khedive always just to the American officers, but it was difficult to obtain an audience with him -- Ratib Pasha -- The Franco-Prussian War -- Return to America -- The name Galapagos inspires the preacher -- Corrupt judiciary -- Cotton-picking by moonlight -- Friendly shooting match -- Captain Dawson, editor of the Charleston News and Courier denounces Bowen as the assassin of Colonel White -- Exciting political campaign of 1875 -- General M. C. Butler elected U.S. Senator by Democratic legislature - Fighting Bob Evans get me employment with Governor Alexander R. Shepherd and I go to Mexico -- Resign potion as chief of conductas and start for home via Mazatlan and San Francisco -- Leon, the city whose sole industry is the carving of leather and making of saddles -- Return to Tampico and get shipwrecked on the bar -- Not even any money in oil, when I am interested -- My appointment as consul-general arouses great indignation among Southern office-seekers -- Sydney's beautiful harbor -- Impecunious globe-trotters -- Vast estates - Sir Henry Loch gives a fancy dress ball in honor of the Queen's Jubilee -- Cedarcrof -- Visit Mrs. Jefferson Davis in New York -- The hero of Manila Bay -- The "birth of a nation."
Control code
585312
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xix, 491 pages
Lccn
17011810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Library's copy 1 (Special Collect): Printed April 1917. From the library of Claude Elliott, gift of Emma Edwin Elliott. Special edition limited to 200 copies.
Other physical details
frontpiece, plates, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)585312

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