Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Washington, D. C.” in chapter 14, page 183 of Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8.:
...al-in-Chief. Major-Gen. Grant, or Major-Gen. Sherman, Vicksburgh.
On the fourteenth, the following telegrams were sent to Generals Foster, Burnside, and Hurlbut:
Headquarters of the army, Washington, D. C. , Sept. 14, 1863.
Information received here indicates that part of Lee's forces have gone to Petersburgh.
There are various suppositions for this.
Some think it is intended to put down Union f...
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