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The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 46 20 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 43 5 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 1 39 1 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 38 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 38 16 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 5. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 33 9 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 28 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 18 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 18 2 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 2: Two Years of Grim War. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 17 1 Browse Search
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Howard, and a portion of the Twelfth corps, under Brigadier-General Geary. He took up his line of march along the railroad,s it was necessary to hold both the roads to Kelly's ferry, Geary was encamped at Wauhatchie, about three miles from the pos. The battle began at one o'clock, with a fierce assault on Geary, at Wauhatchie. Howard was at once directed to move his nearest division to the support of Geary. He moved promptly; but, before reaching Geary, found a rebel force strongly posted oGeary, found a rebel force strongly posted on a range of hills on the left, which commanded his line of march. His second division soon came up, and an assault was madet, evidently intending to hold the position permanently. Geary, meanwhile, had been fighting for three hours, without assing of musketry from every quarter, alarmed the teamsters of Geary's wagon-train, who deserted their mules, and in the darknes killed and wounded; he took more than a hundred prisoners. Geary buried one hundred and fifty-three rebels, on his front alo
ookout valley, I think, will be easily held by Geary's division, and what troops you may still havee Fourteenth corps, Cruft's of the Fourth, and Geary's of the Twelfth; making an aggregate of aboutse divisions had ever fought near the others. Geary was from the Army of the Potomac, Cruft from tokout creek, at the base of Raccoon mountain. Geary's division, supported by Whitaker's brigade of of crossing, and then support the movement of Geary, or furnish support for the batteries. Groserations, and did not observe the movements of Geary, which were also concealed by a heavy mist that overhung the mountain. Geary, therefore, crossed the creek at eight o'clock, captured the entiretaneously with these operations, the troops of Geary were pushing up the mountain; his right passeddinary character. It was twelve o'clock, when Geary's advance rounded the peak of the mountain, anrallel with the ridge; Osterhaus on his right, Geary on the left, and Cruft having the centre. The[2 more...]