Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Tar river” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: April 2, 1863., [Electronic resource]:
...ur forces, after an obstinate fight on Tuesday succeeded in driving the enemy out of the town of Washington, N. C., and that we now hold the place.
Washington is in Beaufort county, at the mouth of Tar river , and in the heart of one of the richest agricultural sections of the State of North Carolina.
Large quantities of produce are said to be now in store in that region.
Of the particulars of the...
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