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  • Robert (Bob) Taubman
    In Armageddon s Shadow, The Civil War and Canada s Maritime Provinces , by Greg Marquis, of St. Mary s University in Halifax, is a good source of information
    Message 1 of 36 , Feb 9, 2004
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      "In Armageddon's Shadow, The Civil War and Canada's Maritime Provinces", by
      Greg Marquis, of St. Mary's University in Halifax, is a good source of
      information on blockade running. (ISBN 0-7735-1792-8)

      Bob Taubman
      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "Dave Gorski" <bigg@...>
      To: <civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com>
      Sent: Saturday, February 07, 2004 10:18 AM
      Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: The Blockade


      >
      > > Do you know if there is any record showing if any of the blockade
      > > runners were actually owned by "Northern" principals?
      >
      > J. J. Chaffey out of New Brunswick, Canada was involved.
      >
      > The British firms "Anglo-Confederate Trading Company" and
      > "Collie and Company," ran the blockade on a regular basis.
      > There were also British citizens who had ships that ran the
      > blockade for adventure and profit, including; Joannea Wyllie,
      > Johnathan Steele, Augustus Charles Hobart Hampden, and
      > an Irishman, William Ryan.
      >
      > I am not aware of any specific "Northern" (U. S,) principal
      > but I would be very surprised if there were none. The money
      > was just too good.
      >
      > Regards, Dave Gorski
      >
      >
      >
      >
      > Yahoo! Groups Links
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    • Robert (Bob) Taubman
      In Armageddon s Shadow, The Civil War and Canada s Maritime Provinces , by Greg Marquis, of St. Mary s University in Halifax, is a good source of information
      Message 36 of 36 , Feb 9, 2004
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        "In Armageddon's Shadow, The Civil War and Canada's Maritime Provinces", by
        Greg Marquis, of St. Mary's University in Halifax, is a good source of
        information on blockade running. (ISBN 0-7735-1792-8)

        Bob Taubman
        ----- Original Message -----
        From: "Dave Gorski" <bigg@...>
        To: <civilwarwest@yahoogroups.com>
        Sent: Saturday, February 07, 2004 10:18 AM
        Subject: [civilwarwest] Re: The Blockade


        >
        > > Do you know if there is any record showing if any of the blockade
        > > runners were actually owned by "Northern" principals?
        >
        > J. J. Chaffey out of New Brunswick, Canada was involved.
        >
        > The British firms "Anglo-Confederate Trading Company" and
        > "Collie and Company," ran the blockade on a regular basis.
        > There were also British citizens who had ships that ran the
        > blockade for adventure and profit, including; Joannea Wyllie,
        > Johnathan Steele, Augustus Charles Hobart Hampden, and
        > an Irishman, William Ryan.
        >
        > I am not aware of any specific "Northern" (U. S,) principal
        > but I would be very surprised if there were none. The money
        > was just too good.
        >
        > Regards, Dave Gorski
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > Yahoo! Groups Links
        >
        >
        >
        >
        >
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