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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 520 520 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 182 182 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 112 112 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 6, 10th edition. 64 64 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 8 38 38 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 36 36 Browse Search
John Beatty, The Citizen-Soldier; or, Memoirs of a Volunteer 31 31 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 5, 13th edition. 28 28 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 27 27 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 23 23 Browse Search
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ing sppeaches and the meditative hour near, when the storm clouds move across the and the hollow wail the night wind dies a long the distant hills; the driving rain-drops dash against the and all beyond the preciously is gloomy and wretched, well believe that the fancy of the loved at home-paints, with a coloring that even the reality, the scenes which the soldier is mingling, and the cir by which he is surrounded — the shelter of his canvas house, the keen of the pitiless. December breath, and fielding couch of earth. At such and in his every hour of discomfort the soldier who has th in prayer himself the unspeakable consolation fervent petitions from the lips of whom he has girded on his armor to are ascending to the Throne of Grace for his safety and guidance. The blessed memory of home, and all its lations, bread into the gloom darkest hours, like a ray of sunshine the riven clouds, and the hope of re stored whetter cheers him in the of inac
ian virtue, are resisting the temptation now offered to them of accumulating riches; but should peace ever again be ours, and we have the pleasure of seeing the banner of our young Confederacy hoisted with patriotic strains of music, and hear a national salute, proclaiming in thunder tones that our liberty and independence has been declared, then we will have it in our power to show our appreciation of their disinterestedness. Instead of the cold and dreary weather we usually expect in December, we have the soft and balmy air of early spring; and, under different circumstances, we should enjoy it; but the withdrawal of all the troops in this county has consigned us again to a state of insecurity and uncertainty. The enemy are still occupying the other side of the river, and on the apex of the Mary land side of the mountain, they have an encampment and an observatory, from which they can overlook a wide extent of country; and, seeing our unprotected state, we have reason to fear t