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Stanly, Edward. Letter from Hon. Edward Stanly, military governor of North Carolina, to Col. Henry A. Gilliam: Refuting certain charges and insinuations made by Hon. George E. Badger, in behalf of the Southern Confederacy. [New Bern?: N.p., 1862].
. Letter from Mr. Stanly, of N. C. to Mr. Botts, of Virginia. [Washington: N.p., 1840].
. A military governor among abolitionists. A letter from Edward Stanly to Charles Sumner. New York: N.p., 1865.
. Speech of Edw. Stanly, of North Carolina, establishing proofs that the abolitionists are opposed to Gen. Harrison, and that Gen. Harrison is opposed to their unconstitutional efforts. Delivered in the House of Representatives, April 13, 1840. [Washington?: N.p., 1840].
. To the people of the State of North Carolina. [Washington: N.p., 1840].