Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Jefferson Davis” in chapter 1 of Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 3:
...n in the management of all the troops under his command. As for his soldiers, they declared, referring to the Democratic desire for compromise, that Sheridan was the bearer of Peace propositions to Jefferson Davis from the North.
Grant had returned to City Point on the 19th of September, and on the 20th, at two P. M., he telegraphed to Sheridan: I have just received the news of your great victory, and orde...
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