Statistics for occurrence #1 of “General Sherman” in chapter 1.62, section c.1.62.78, page 305 of Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35.:
...ads and depots, capture its horses and negroes and make desolation everywhere.
All these promises he literally fulfilled, as witness the pages.
But coming back to Memphis, we find General Sherman issuing the following special orders, No. 283, as shown in war record, No. 17, part 2, page 280:
headquarters first Division, district of West Tennessee, Memphis, October 8, 1862.
The 46th Ohi...
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