Shepard, in the "American Statesmen Series" (revised ed., Boston, 1899).
To protect the court and the national arsenal at Springfield, for which the Federal government was powerless to provide a guard, MajorGeneral William Shepard (1737-1817) ordered out the militia, called for volunteers, and supplied them with arms from the arsenal, and the court sat for three days.
Dall, Alaska and its Resources (Boston: Lee & Shepard, 1870) (also papers by Bur.
Shepard, meant to sell it for one cent, but under the arguments of Greeley he was persuaded to fix the price at two cents.
Shepard, in 1901, he resigned from his position of leadership in Tammany, and retired to a country life in England and Ireland.