Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Nolensville” in chapter 13 of Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army .:
... to check and correct the reports brought in by his own scouts.
Slight skirmishes took place frequently during this period, and now and then heavy demonstrations were made in the neighborhood of Nolensville by reconnoitring parties from both armies, but none of these ever grew into a battle.
These affairs sprung from the desire of each side to feel his antagonist, and had little result beyond emphasiz...
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