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Mrs. Greenhow

William Gilmore Beymer

Mrs. Greenhow

by William Gilmore Beymer

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blockades,
  • History,
  • Secret service,
  • Spies

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William Gilmore Beymer .
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. [563]-576, [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages576
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25474960M
    OCLC/WorldCa170839537

    Rose O'Neal Greenhow ( or – October 1, ) was a renowned Confederate spy during the American Civil War.A socialite in Washington, D.C. during the period before the war, she traveled in important political circles and cultivated friendships with presidents, generals, senators, and high-ranking military officers. She used her connections to pass along key military information to. To avoid the pursuing Union gunboat, Mrs. Greenhow attempted to flee in a rowboat but the small boat capsized. Due to the weight of the gold sewn into her dress, royalties from her book, she was dragged under the water. In October , Rose O'Neal Greenhow was buried with full military honors in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, NC.

    [Mary Greenhow Lee] AN and [Bessie Elizabeth Johnston Gresham] AN; s.l. (2 pages total) Note apparently by Mary Greenhow Lee on the back of an envelope, and a similar note by Mrs. Gresham respecting a fringe from the First Maryland regiment (Union) captured by the First Maryland regiment (Confederate) on (Rose Greenhow Papers, Special Collections Library, Duke University). Aug St. George, Bermuda. From Rose Greenhow to Alexander Boteler. Letter describing her voyage to Bermuda, further travel and spying plans, and meeting with the Reverend and Mrs. Walker, Confederate sympathizers.

    Rose O'Neal Greenhow: | | | |Rose O'Neal Greenhow| | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the. Rose O'Neale Greenhow and the blockade runners by George Johnson (Book) Wild Rose: a Civil War spy by Ann Blackman (Book) Mrs. Greenhow by William Gilmore Beymer ().


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My Imprisonment and the First Year of Abolition Rule at Washington (Classic Reprint). I bought this book as a teenager since I was fascinated with the idea of a female spy in an era where women had few rights. I've reread it several times over the years. Ross does a good job of telling the story of Rose's life from her early childhood to her marriage with Robert Greenhow /5(7).

Rose O'Neal Greenhow was born in Maryland inbut little is known of her childhood. Inshe married a prominent doctor, Robert Greenhow. When the couple moved to Washington, Mrs. Greenhow became one of the most popular hostesses of the period, and her home served as the meeting place for several political leaders.

When the couple moved to Washington, Mrs. Greenhow became one of the most popular hostesses of the period, and her home served as the meeting place for several political leaders. Her husband died inbut Rose continued to be an important figure in Washington, and this position allowed her to spy for the Confederacy.

'The Provost-Marshal will please inform Mrs. Greenhow that, in consequence of her correspondence with the General commanding the armies now besieging Washington, her request to visit the house of Mrs. Mackall cannot be complied with, as it would be an interference with military arrangements, &c.

(Signed) 'WM. SEWARD.'. Mrs. Greenhow. My Imprisonment and the First Year of Abolition Rule At Washington. London: Richard Bentley, Halacy, Dan. The Master Spy.

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