Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Pennsylvania” in chapter 45 of Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A.:
...communications to the rear very much exposed, but I could not avoid it without giving up the lower Valley.
The object of my presence there was to keep up a threatening attitude towards Maryland and Pennsylvania , and prevent the use of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, and the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal, as well as to keep as large a force as possible from Grant's army to defend the Federal Capital.
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