Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Brashear City” in chapter 8, page 77 of John Dimitry , A. M., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.1, Louisiana:
Both of its steep banks were made use of in Weitzel's coming fight.
General Taylor had had his hands full with his new command of western Louisiana.
With New Orleans near, and Brashear City a still nearer Federal headquarters, the department seemed likely to impose a tax upon vigilance.
Gunboats could move up the Atchafalaya and through it into the adjacent network of waters.
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