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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2 1,217 1,217 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 440 440 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 294 294 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 133 133 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 33. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 109 109 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 108 108 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 102 102 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Condensed history of regiments. 83 83 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 67 67 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 63 63 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 10: The Armies and the Leaders. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller). You can also browse the collection for 1863 AD or search for 1863 AD in all documents.

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er and non-combatant, as expressed in bearing and cast of countenance. It is astonishing how accurately, after examining a number of the war photographs of every description, one may distinguish in From the army to the White House: Garfield in 1863—(left to right) Thomas, Wiles, Tyler, Simmons, Drillard, Ducat, Barnett, Goddard, Rosecrans, Garfield, Porter, Bond, Thompson, Sheridan. War-time portraits of six soldiers whose military records assisted them to the Presidential Chair. Briook back upon service with the armies. There have been members of legislatures by the tens of thousands. War-time portraits of Federal soldiers who contributed to the photographic history half a century later Captain A. W. Greely, 1863; later Maj.-Gen., U. S. A.; chief, signal service (Signals; Telegraph). Private Geo. L. Kilmer in 1864, wearing the Veteran Stripe at 18 (Military editor). Private J. E. Gilman, lost an arm at Gettysburg; commander-in-chief G. A. R. 1910-11 (
ut saved a nation. Grant on Lookout Mountain—1863 at the spot where hooker signaled victory the wry lad disposed to bucolic life, so Grant in 1863—before the first of his great victories Gran of life. The repulse of Lee at Gettysburg, in 1863, was obtained at a cost of 23,000 casualties—31urg This photograph was taken in the fall of 1863, after the capture of the Confederacy's Gibralthigh-spirited and independent Grant in 1863. on this page are three photographs of Generern, and the expressions intense. Grant in 1863—showing Grant in repose Portrait of 1863—show1863—showing Grant in repose Portrait of 1863—showing Grant in repose volunteers he commanded was that of1863—showing Grant in repose volunteers he commanded was that of the battlefield. If action involved risk, inaction was certain to produce discontent and even democes by which he was swayed, In the autumn of 1863—Grant's changing expressions although securefull-chested soldier in the photograph taken in 1863, after the fall of Vicksburg. His d
n war-time on three occasions only: one was in the field, about 1862-1863; the second in Richmond in 1863; and the third immediately after the1863; and the third immediately after the surrender, at his Richmond home. Several of the portraits resulting have appeared in other volumes of this history; all the rest are presentre. Lee's second sitting was before Vannerson's camera in Richmond, 1863. Richmond ladies had made for their hero a set of shirts, and had bon in Lee's rear. Then came the tremendous fighting of May 2 and 3, 1863, followed by Hooker's retreat across the Rappahannock on the 6th. Tno important fighting was done in that State during the remainder of 1863, a year in which the Confederacy fared badly elsewhere. Lee suggestrer and nearer. Lee's army suffered severely during the winter of 1863– 64 in the defenses behind the Rapidan, but its chief bore all privaerament fitted him. His health, which had begun to be impaired in 1863, gradually failed him, and in 1869 grew somewhat alarming. In the s
Western men; both were somewhat unsuccessful in the early years of the war and attained success rather late; to both of them the great opportunity finally came, in 1863, in the successful movement which opened the Mississippi, and their rewards were the two highest commands in the Federal army and the personal direction of the twoto four rather distinct parts: The Manassas, or Bull Run, campaign, and Kentucky, in 1861; the Shiloh-Corinth campaign, in 1862; the opening of the Mississippi, in 1863; the campaigns in Georgia and the Carolinas, in 1864-65. During the first two years, he was making mistakes, getting experience, and learning his profession. In leaders, was no longer considered insane, and was made a major-general of volunteers as a reward for his services in the campaign. In the Vicksburg campaign of 1863, which completed the opening of the Mississippi and cut in two the Confederacy, Sherman bore a conspicuous part, first under McClernand and Leaders in the A
f lavish expenditure at the supreme moment. In Camp he was always solicitous that the troops should be well cared for, but when it came to take the field, what matter if our shoes are worn, what matter if our feet are torn, quick step—we're with him ere the dawn. that was Stonewall Jackson's way. a purposeful man, obstacles were to him but things to be overcome or ignored if they stood in the way of his plans. When one of his Confederate generals with Jackson in his masterly 1863 campaign A. H. Colquitt, later conspicuous in the defense of Petersburg. R. L. Walker, commander of a light artillery brigade. Alfred Iverson, later at Gettysburg and with Hood at Atlanta. S. McGowan, later commanded the South Carolina brigade which Immortalized his name. E. A. O'Neal charged with his brigade in Rodes' First line at Chancellorsville. subordinates, after the three days hard fighting of the Second Manassas, preceded by a march of almost a hundred miles with
st 24th. This section of the tremendous regimental quota—eighteen hundred men—is drilling at Fort Sumner in the winter of 1863. The men little imagine, as they go skilfully through their evolutions in the snow, that the hand of death is to fall soo Knoxville, 800 miles in all. It lost heavily in the battle of Murfreesboro. At bloody Chickamauga, September 19 and 20, 1863, its killed and wounded were more than 54 per cent. of the regiment—surpassed by few organizations in history. It suffereWilderness, and yet that gallant Army never lost faith in itself, as the following incident illustrates. In the winter of 1863-64, the writer, then an officer in Lee's Army, met between the picket lines near Orange Court House, Virginia, a lieutenanbeyond that, when encamped on opposite banks of the Rappahannock, near Fredericksburg, during the winter and spring of 1862-63. they chatted, traded tobacco for sugar and coffee, and frequently visited each other across the narrow stream. A Confede<
manded a division of the Seventeenth Corps. In 1863, he took command of the Fifteenth Corps and serenandoah in 1862 and of the Army of the Gulf in 1863-4. with this Army Banks captured Port Hudson icommander of the Army of the Mississippi in 1862-3. McClernand led troops at Shiloh and later commRobert C. Schenck commanded the Eighth Corps in 1863. John E. Wool commanded the Eighth Corps in S. A. Hurlbut commanded the Sixteenth Corps in 1863. J. G. Foster commanded the Eighteenth Army L. Hartsuff commanded the Twentythird Corps in 1863. E. O. C. Ord commanded the Twentyfourth Corpense of Suffolk, when besieged by Longstreet in 1863. Its greatest strength, present for duty, was as promoted to major-general of volunteers. In 1863, he superintended the construction of the defeniller, Colonel of the 7th regiment; Governor in 1863. Willis A. Gorman, First commander of the 1stneral Alexander McDowell McCook (U. S.M. A. 1863) was born in Columbiana County, Ohio, April 22,[9 more...]
nteers, and was charge d'affaires at Vienna, in 1863. As United States district attorney for Georgi withdrawal from Corinth at the end of May. In 1863, he defended Charleston, and after May, 1864, cnder of the James River in 1862 and Arkansas in 1863. Join Clifford, Pemberton, Baffled the assailrginia, when it was organized, in the summer of 1863. Stuart proved himself to be a great cavalry lman commanded the Trans-Mississippi District in 1863; led troops at Shiloh and Chickamauga. John Fdismissed by President Davis. In the winter of 1863-64, he was in command of the Department of Alabant-general in October, 1862. In the summer of 1863 he had charge of the defenses of Mississippi anpied the Teche country during the winter of 1862-63. In the following spring and summer he fought arman at Chickasaw Bayou, December 26, 1862. In 1863, he was placed at the head of the Department ofppomattox. He was appointed a major-general in 1863. From 1886 until his death, on December 2, 189[5 more...]
George S. Greene commanded a brigade at Antietam and Gettysburg. John G. Hazard, originally Major of the 1st regiment of light artillery. William Hays, brevetted for gallantry on the field. Tennessee Samuel P. Carter, originally Colonel 2d regiment. James A. Cooper, originally Colonel of the 6th regiment. James G. Spears, brevetted Brigadier-General in 1862. Robert Johnson, originally Colonel of the 1st Cavalry. William B. Campbell, commissioned in 1862; resigned in 1863. Brigadier-generals, U. S. Army (full rank) Hammond, W. A., April 25, 1862. Taylor, Jos. P., Feb. 9, 1863. Brigadier-generals, U. S. Army, (by Brevet) Abercrombie, J. J., Mar. 13, 1865. Alexander, A. J., April 16, 1865. Alexander, B. S., Mar. 13, 1865. Alexander, E. B., Oct. 1865. Alvord, Ben., April 9, 1865. Arnold, Lewis G., Mar. 13, 1865. Babbitt, E. B., Mar. 13, 1865. Babcock, O. E., Mar. 13, 1865. Bache, H., Mar. 13, 1865. Badeau, Adam, Mar. 2, 1867. Barriger, J. W.