Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Tennessee River” in chapter 1 of Matthew Arnold, Civilization in the United States: First and Last Impressions of America.:
...and on the 4th of September assumed command at Cairo, where the Ohio River joins the Mississippi.
His first important success was to seize and fortify Paducah, an important post at the mouth of the Tennessee River , about fifty miles from Cairo.
By the 1st of November he had 20,000 well-drilled men under his command.
In November-he fought a smart action at Belmont, on the western bank of the Mississippi, wi...
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