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Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 6: the Army of the Potomac.--the Trent affair.--capture of Roanoke Island. (search)
d to quarters on the San Jacinto, and Lieutenant D. M. Fairfax, a kinsman of Mason by marriage, was an Jacinto, which, like all the other acts of Fairfax, had been done with the greatest courtesy and propriety. The appearance of Lieutenant Fairfax on board the Trent, with a warrant for the arreshow his passenger-list. He refused to do so. Fairfax then said that the vessel would not be allowerefused to leave the Trent, except by force. Fairfax called to his aid Lieutenant; Greer, who camed in vehement protests, and the latter struck Fairfax in the face, according to the testimony of Caht if she did, and Bravo. ] She did strike Mr. Fairfax, he continued, and the audience gave cheersThe crew of the San Jacinto presented to Lieutenant Fairfax, on board that vessel, in Boston Harbor,n it, and the inscription,--Presented to Lieutenant Fairfax, by the crew of the San Jacinto, as a sld a few facts that the courteous acts of Lieutenant Fairfax were made to appear like rude outrages, [4 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 17: Pope's campaign in Virginia. (search)
movement, had fallen back to, positions covering Fairfax Court-House and Germantown, directed Sumner on the morning of the 1st of September to push forward two brigades toward the little River pike, and ordered Hooker early in the afternoon to Fairfax Court-House, in support of Sumner. he ordered McDowell to move along the road to Fairfax Court-House as far as difficult Creek, and connect with Hooker's left; Reno to Chantilly; Heintzelman to take post on the road between Centreville and Fairfax, in the rear of Reno; Franklin to take position on McDowell's left and rear; and Sigel and Porter to unite with the right of Sumner, who was on the left of Heintzelman. Banks, who, with the wagon-train, had, come on from Bristow Station, was ordered to pursue the old Braddock road in the direction of Alexandria. just before sunset Reno met Jackson's advance (Ewell and Hill) near Chantilly. A cold and drenching rain was falling, but it did not prevent an immediate engagement. Reno, with t