Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Edwin M. Stanton” in chapter 14, page 278 of The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 5: Forts and Artillery.:
...tember 9, 1863, largely in the hands of Herman Haupt, who, for a time, also held general superintendence over all the military roads of the United States.
In April, 1862, the great war secretary, Edwin M. Stanton , sent an urgent telegram to Mr. Haupt, requesting him to come to Washington.
Knowing that Congress would probably exercise a certain amount of supervision over his work if he entered the Government...
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