ng them from the field, I heard a shout in the rear, and before fully comprehending what it meant, Lieut.-Col. Wood, of the First Indiana cavalry, with one battalion and two more steel guns, came cantering up. It was the work of a moment for Lieutenant Baker to unlimber his pieces and get in position.
The woods were soon alive with shot and shell.
The retreat became a rout.
Our cavalry, led by Major Clendenning, charged vigorously, and the day was ours.
Already one hundred and ten (110) of.
Very respectfully, your obedient servant, C. E. Hovey, Colonel Commanding. To Captain J. W. Paddock, Assistant Adjutant-General.
Report of Lieut.-Colonel wood.
headquarters First Indiana cavalry, Helena, Ark., July 15, 1862. Col. Conrad Baker, Commanding Fourth Brigade:
sir: In obedience to your order, on the seventh inst., I proceeded with the Second battalion First regiment Indiana cavalry, and two steel rifled guns to the bridge across Bayou de View, which we fortunately s
ssumes officeNov. 7, 1816
William Hendricksassumes officeDec. 4, 1822
James B. Rayassumes officeFeb. 12, 1825
Noah Nobleassumes officeDec. 7, 1831
David Wallaceassumes officeDec. 6, 1837
Samuel Biggerassumes officeDec. 9, 1840
James Whitcombassumes officeDec. 6, 1843
Joseph A. Wrightassumes officeDec. 6, 1849
Ashbel P. Willardassumes officeJan. 12, 1857
Abraham A. Hammondassumes officeOct. 1860
Henry S. Laneelected U. S. SenatorJan. 1861
Oliver P. Mortonassumes officeJan. 1861
Conrad Bakerassumes officeJan. 1867
Thomas A. Hendricksassumes officeJan. 1873
James D. Williamsassumes officeJan. 1877
Albert G. Porterassumes officeJan. 1881
Isaac P. Grayassumes officeJan. 1885
Alvin P. Hovey(died in office)Jan. 1889
Ira J. Chase, lieut.-gov.actingNov. 1891
Claude Matthewsassumes officeJan. 1, 1893
James A. Mountassumes officeJan. 1897
Winfield T. Durbinassumes officeJan. 1901
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vise means to obtain full citizenship......Nov. 6, 1866
National convention of the Grand Army of the Republic held at Indianapolis......Nov. 20, 1866
Governor Morton resigns, being elected United States Senator, and is succeeded by Lieut.-Gov. Conrad Baker......January, 1867
Legislature ratifies the Fourteenth Amendment to the Constitution......Jan. 29, 1867
Robbers of an express car on the Jeffersonville Railroad, May 22, 1868, are arrested, and on their way to Brownston for trial t
Legislature ratifies the Fifteenth Amendment to the Constitution......May 13-14, 1869
Seizing and hanging of certain negroes suspected of the murder of a family in Clark county by a mob of disguised persons calls forth a proclamation from Governor Baker, expressing his determination to suppress mob violence......Nov. 23, 1871
Indiana State grange organized......1872
Portion of the northern State prison at Michigan City, in erection from 1863 to 1870, is destroyed by fire......July 13,