s in the Confederate battery on the top of Lookout Mountain, nearly fifteen hundred feet above it.
It was now about two o'clock in the afternoon.
The mountain was completely enveloped in a dense cloud — so dense as to make further movements perilous, if not impossible.
All the morning, while the struggle was going
View of Lookout Mountain and Valley from Chattanooga.
this is from a sketch from Cameron's hill, at Chattanooga, made by the writer in May, 1866, in which the ruins of Mr. Cameron's house is seen in the foreground.
Below is seen the Tennessee River, winding around Moccasin Point.
In the distance, at the center, rises Lookout Mountain, on the face of which the white spot indicates the place of Craven's house, on the plateau.
In Lookout Valley, to the right, is the hill on which Hooker was stationed during the fight.
Farther to the right are seen the northeastern slopes of Raccoon Mountain. on, the mountain was hooded with vapor that went up from the valley, and
pril, and on the following day the arguments of counsel began.
These closed on the afternoon of Wednesday, the 6th of May, when the case was submitted to the judgment of the Senate.
Its decision was given on the 26th of the same month.
Every member of the Senate was present, and voted.
Thirty-five pronounced the President guilty, and nineteen declared him not guilty.
He escaped legal conviction by one vote.
The vote of the Senate was as follows:--
For Conviction--Messrs. Anthony, Cameron, Cattell, Chandler, Cole, Conkling, Conness, Corbett, Cragin, Drake, Edmunds, Ferry, Frelinghuysen, Harlan, Howard, Howe, Morgan, Morrill of Vermont, Morrill of Maine, Morton, Nye, Patterson of New Hampshire, Pomeroy, Ramsey, Sherman, Sprague, Stewart, Sumner, Thayer, Tipton, Wade, Willey, Williams, Wilson and Yates.
These were all Republicans.
For Acquittal--Messrs. Bayard, Buckalew, Davis, Dixon, Doolittle, Fessenden, Fowler, Grimes, Henderson, Hendricks, Johnson, McCreery, Norton, Pa