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Index W Waddell, Hugh, 238, 239 Wagner, massacre of, 284 Wakefield, Ala., 353 Walker, Percy, 361 Wallace, Gen. Lew, defends Washington, 141 Walnut Hills, Vicksburg, 433, 438 Walter's Flora Caroliniana, 272 War of 1812, Southern cities in, see individual cities War, the Civil, see individual cities War Office, U. S., 126 Warrenton, Mississippi, 433 Washburn, Rev. Cephas, 544 Washington, City of, xxix; F. A. Vanderlip on, ioi-iSo; predic- tion of, 103-i06; selection of site, i06-I15 ; Washington's influence, 1i5-1I9; Act of I790, ii6; planning of, Ii9; naming of, 120; the Capitol, 121; the White House, 125; seat of government removed to, I26; agitation for removal of capital, 130; War of 1812, 13I-1 36 ; rebuilding, 137 ante-bellum days, 138-141 the Civil War, 141; the re- forms of Shepherd, 142-146 Washington, George, 85, 87, 101, i50, i68, 303, 340, 492; in Baltimore, 24; at Annapolis, 59, 72; at Frederick, 96 ; in French and Indian War, 78- So, 85 ; quoted, 8o, 148 ; nominated to command of Continental armies, 87; and the genesis of Washington City, 103-119 ; lays corner- stone of Capitol, 122 ; re- tirement of, I25; Houdon's statue of, 165 ; Crawford's statue of, 166, 167; in Rich- mond, 173 ; at Yorktown, 603 187; at Williamsburg, 196, 214; in Charleston, 286; in Savannah, 299, 320, 325; and William Blount, 452, 453 Washington, Wm. A., 84 Washington College, Pa., 208 Washington Monument, the, 36, 44 Watauga, settlement of, 450, 479, 480, 484, 486 Watters's Battery, 364 Watterson, Henry, So6, 534 Watkins, George C., 548 Wayne, Gen. Anthony, at Savan- nah, 3i8 Weatherford, 355 Webster, Daniel, xxiii, 140, 141, 464; quoted, 117 Weehawken, the, 324 Wegg, Atty.-Gen. E. R., 343 Weld's Travels, 214 Wellington, xxx, 132: in Spain, 357 Wells, W. C., Theory of Dew, 272 Wesley, John, in Georgia, 298, 308-3 10 Wesley Monumental Church, Savannah, 310 West, Benjamin, 274 West, Joseph, 252 West Florida, 344, 346, 352 Westminster Abbey, 27r Whetstone Point, Md., 6, II, 22 White and the national capital, "15 White House, the, 125, 126, 482; of the Confederacy, 178, 179 White, Hugh L., 463-465 White, James, founds Knoxville, 449, 451, 452 Whitefield, George, in Georgia, 287, 298, 308, 310, 311 "White's Fort," 451 Whitney and the cotton - gin, 298, 306 Whittier, 98

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