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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 56 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 46 0 Browse Search
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, Mr. Stevens, and Mr. Boutwell opposed it. Mr. Garfield moved that the bill and amendment be laid uee of conference, and the Speaker appointed Mr. Garfield, Mr. Odell, and Mr. Smithers managers on thgreed to the report made on the same day by Mr. Garfield. So the bill passed, and was approved by t In the House, on the sixth of June, 1864, Mr. Garfield, of Ohio, from the Committee on Military Afed, and those of Mr. Morrell, Mr. Orth, and Mr. Garfield agreed to. The amendment of the Senate, as t expedition through Georgia. On motion of Mr. Garfield, the resolution was referred to the Committwenty-five dollars per month. On motion of Mr. Garfield, the bill was recommitted to the Committee the Military Committee. On the twentieth, Mr. Garfield, of Ohio, reported it back, with an amendmeointed as managers on the part of the House Mr. Garfield, of Ohio, Mr. Odell, of New-York, and Mr. Scofield, of Pennsylvania. In the House, Mr. Garfield made a report from the conference committee.[6 more...]
Doc. 23.-Southern Barbarity. General Garfield's order. headquarters Department of the Cumberland, Murfreesboroa, April 25, 1863. Circular. the following statement of an officer of high rank and well known integrity, captured at the late battle at Thompson's Station, and now a prisoner of war in the Libby Prison, at Richmond, is published for the information of the army and of the American people. It is important that our fellow-citizens at home, and especially every soldier ienching rain. We cannot believe that the justice of God will allow such a people. to prosper. Let every soldier know that death on the battle-field is preferable to a surrender followed by such outrages as their comrades have undergone. J. A. Garfield, Brigadier-General and Chief of Staff. From the statement we make the following extracts: Libby Prison, Richmond, Va., March 30, 1863. on the fourth of March, our brigade, being parts of the Thirty-third and Eighty-fifth Indiana
Doc. 33.-General Garfield's letter to General Rosecrans. headquarters Department Cumberland, Murfreesboroa, June 12, 1863. General: In your confidential letter of the eighth instant to the Corps and Division Commanders and Generals of cavalry of this army, there were substantially five questions propounded for their consideration and answer, viz.:-- 1. Has the enemy in our front been materially weakened by detachments to Johnson or elsewhere? 2. Can this army advance on him at twenty-four hours, and your cavalry, if not equal in numerical strength to that of the enemy, is greatly superior in efficiency and morale. For these reasons, I believe an immediate advance of all our available forces is advisable, and, under the providence of God will be successful. Very respectfully, your obedient servant, J. A. Garfield, Brigadier-General, Chief of Staff. Major-General Rosecrans, Commanding Department Cumberland. Official: E. D. Townsend, Assistant Adjutant-General.
presence with my command for a length of time during the afternoon (present during the period of the hottest fighting) of another distinguished officer, Brigadier-General Garfield, chief of staff. After the disastrous rout on the right, General Garfield made his way back to the battlefield, (showing thereby that the road was openGeneral Garfield made his way back to the battlefield, (showing thereby that the road was open to all who might chose to follow it to where duty called,) and came to where my command was engaged. The brigade which made so determined a resistance on the crest of the narrow ridge during all that long September afternoon had been commanded by General Garfield, when he belonged to my division. The men remarked his presence wGeneral Garfield, when he belonged to my division. The men remarked his presence with much satisfaction, and were delighted that he was a witness of the splendid fighting they were doing. Early in the afternoon my command was joined by portions of two regiments belonging to Van Cleve's division, the Seventeenth Kentucky, Colonel Stout commanding, and the Forty-fourth Indiana, Lieutenant-Colonel Aldrick command