. S. Navy at Fort Fisher, 792.
Brooks, General, engagement near Port Walthall Junction, 645; repulses enemy, 648; reference to, 658-690; ordered to relieve Gillmore, 665-666.
Brown, John, at Harper's Ferry, 133-134; intended to arm negroes with spears, 579.
Brown, Lieutenant-Colonel, assists in editing the Delta, 895.
Buchanan, President, fraudulent election of, 133; interview with regarding So. Carolina commissioners, 155-156; reference to reorganized cabinet, 217-982.
Buckingham, Governor of Connecticut, aids in recruiting, 299-300.
Buel, General, given reinforcements by Halleck, 457, 459; at Nashville, 872; Grant consults with, 873.
Bull Run, forces at, 571; reference to, 872, 875.
Burksville, Meade ordered to, 876.
Burlington, N. J., Grant visits family at, 779.
Burlingame, Anson, coalitionist leader, 98.
Burnham, Gen., Hiram, distinguished at Fort Harrison, 737.
Burnside, Gen. A. E., expedition of made possible, 285; recruits for special service