hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 604 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 3: The Decisive Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 570 8 Browse Search
George Meade, The Life and Letters of George Gordon Meade, Major-General United States Army (ed. George Gordon Meade) 498 4 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 456 2 Browse Search
William A. Crafts, Life of Ulysses S. Grant: His Boyhood, Campaigns, and Services, Military and Civil. 439 3 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) 397 3 Browse Search
Edward Alfred Pollard, The lost cause; a new Southern history of the War of the Confederates ... Drawn from official sources and approved by the most distinguished Confederate leaders. 368 6 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 21. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 368 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 334 0 Browse Search
Owen Wister, Ulysses S. Grant 330 0 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: April 12, 1864., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Ulysses S. Grant or search for Ulysses S. Grant in all documents.

Your search returned 5 results in 2 document sections:

fight. Affairs at Fortress Monroe. A letter from Fortress Monroe, dated the 3d inst., published in the New York Herald, says: The departure of Lieut. Gen. Grant from this point occurred this evening, he having been here two days in close consultation with Gen Butler, and doubtless posted himself on all the affairs of this department. He seems to be impressed with a just appreciation of the importance of Gen. But let's command. Gen. Grant intended to leave yesterday morning, but the terrific gale prevailing since Friday made it impossible for him so to do. Major Gen. W. F. Smith, who accompanied Gen. Grant, remained here, and will in aGen. Grant, remained here, and will in all probability be assigned to an important command under Major Gen. Butler. Gen Smith is an excellent officer, he having been tried not only in the Peninsula campaign and all its attending battles but also in the Western fields, under the immediate command of the new General in-Chief. The position to be assigned to Gen. Smith ha
is now a politician, and would like to appear as ambassador before a European Court. He will aim at the Court of St. James! He will stand as good a chance as Bennett or Wyckoff. His first move is to help to elect the next President. He is for Grant or McClellan. We quote, by way of concluding this notice, (much too long of such a Yankee humbug, save that he has been so well known here,) with the following characteristic remarks with which the Count concludes his talk to the New Yorkers: I tell you, then, in conclusion, if Richmond is taken in three months, you know what General will take it, and who will then be President; if not, then he is not the leader for you. If Heaven grants us speedy victory, then Heaven may give us Ulysses S. Grant for President. [Applause.] If not, then as we had a first George, (pointing to the bust of Washington,) we will have a George the Second. [Applause, with a few cries of "Never"] in the language of Shakespeare, I may say without witchcraft,