[1]   New York Times, October 25, 1864. ``The One Hundred and Eighty-ninth Regiment New-York Volunteers, organized under the late call for 500,000 men . . . passed through this city [Washington] to-day, on their way to the front. Prior to their departure by transport, the regiment was paraded in front of the White House, and presented to the President. . . .'' (Ibid.).

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