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Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 172 4 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 48 2 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 44 6 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 31 1 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 15 1 Browse Search
James Barnes, author of David G. Farragut, Naval Actions of 1812, Yank ee Ships and Yankee Sailors, Commodore Bainbridge , The Blockaders, and other naval and historical works, The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 6: The Navy. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 13 1 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 11 3 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 11 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 10 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 9 3 Browse Search
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Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler, Chapter 8: from Hatteras to New Orleans. (search)
y. The plan of operation against New Orleans had been agreed upon in a consultation between Flag-Officer Farragut, Captain Bailey of the navy, who afterwards led one of the divisions by the forts in the Cayuga, Major Strong, my chief of staff, Lievance upon Fort Jackson. The Cayuga, Pensacola, Mississippi, Oneida, Varuna, Katahdin, Kineo, and Wissahickon, Capt. Theodorus Bailey commanding, were to proceed along the eastern bank and attack Fort St. Philip as they passed. Captain Bell, coed by the ram. She sunk, but not until Captain Boggs had tied her to a tree. Reaching quarantine, above the forts, Captain Bailey of the Cayuga captured the rebel regiment which had been stationed there to prevent my landing. All that had not run buildings. This the mayor declined to do, making the excuse that he was not a military officer. Farragut then sent Captain Bailey and Lieutenant Perkins ashore with a party of marines and hoisted the United States flag over the United States mint,
value of the property captured amounted to nearly two million dollars. Farragut was by far too busy fighting during the war to go around with a marking pot,--as Porter did, stencil-marking bales of cotton on shore in the Red River campaign: Captured by the U. S. Navy. D. D. Porter, --and, there being no district court in New Orleans, this property captured by Farragut could not by him be brought before a prize court there. After the close of the war, nothing having been done, Vice-Admiral Theodorus Bailey, second in command, called upon me and asked me to get the vessels and other property captured by himself and Farragut condemned as prizes. Accordingly, I filed libels in prize against the property in the supreme court of the district. The Secretary of the Navy employed counsel to represent that department in the matter. We had a hearing before the circuit court of the district sitting in admiralty, which made the decision that the libels should be sustained, and that a prize
Babcock, Colonel, bearer of order relieving Butler of command, 827. Badeau, General, in military history of General Grant, 856, 857, 859, 860 ; in Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, 859; character and career, 860; references to, 875. Bailey, Capt., Theodorus, consulted regarding operations against New Orleans, 359; passes the forts, 365-367; and Lieutenant Perkins first to enter New Orleans, 370; Vice-Admiral suit in prize court, 1010-1012. Baker, admonition to, Senator from Oregon afterwGeneral, reference to, 619, 635. Pegram's Battery, 701. Pendleton, of Ohio, views on finance, 932. People's Bank of Kentucky, H. J. Lyon's connection with, 764; a financial agent of Jeff Davis, 767. Perkins, Lieutenant, first with Captain Bailey to enter New Orleans, 370. Petersburg, plans for the capture of frustrated, 648-671; expedition against, 672, 679; second demonstration against, 687, 693; Wilkeson's story of attack, 706, 712; Meade's attempt to retake, 831; Grant believes