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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies, 1864. (search)
ited States Army, having previously declined to accept a commission in the Volunteer service, because he chose to take what he deemed the shortest road to a commission in the Regular service. The absence of his brother, now Brevet Major-General Henry L. Abbot, then an engineer officer on General McClellan's staff in the Peninsula, had occasioned some delay in obtaining the commission he wished for. He therefore took this manly way to earn one for himself, under a promise from Lieutenant-Colonel J. Durrell Greene, of the Seventeenth Infantry, that, if he showed himself fit for a commission, he should be recommended to the War Department to receive one. In four months and ten days I was enabled, he says in a note-book, to regain the position of a gentleman, which I had voluntarily resigned;—a few days? an infinity of time! He once remarked to a friend, in reference to this period of his life, that he thought nothing but the music of the band and the magnificent ocean view down Portl
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies, Biographical Index. (search)
t, Moses, II. 372. Grant, U. S., Gen., I. 15, 16;. 91, 165, 177 II. 56, 100;, 101, 266. Gray, Asa, Prof., II. 374. Gray, Horace, Jr., Judge, I, 255, 259; II. 24. Gray, John, Rev., I. 42. Green, Dr., I. 229. Green, Mr., I. 29. Greene, J. D., Lieut.-Col., II. 405. Greene, W. B., Col., I. 52, 411;. Griffin, J. Q. A., I. 336. Grosvenor, G. J., Hon., I. 138. Grosvenor, Virginia T., I. 138. Grover, C., Brig.-Gen., I. 68. Guild, Dr., II. 221. Gurowski, Adam, CoGreene, W. B., Col., I. 52, 411;. Griffin, J. Q. A., I. 336. Grosvenor, G. J., Hon., I. 138. Grosvenor, Virginia T., I. 138. Grover, C., Brig.-Gen., I. 68. Guild, Dr., II. 221. Gurowski, Adam, Count, I. 12. Guthrie, James, Hon., I. 153. H. Hack, C. A., I. 346. Hack, Daniel, Memoir, I. 346-348. Hack, Sarah, I. 346. Hale, E. E., Rev., I. 42. Hale, Major (Rebel service), I. 443. Hall, Colonel, I. 426; II. 454. Hall, E. H., Rev., I. 234. Hall, Elizabeth, II. 124. Hall, H. W., Adjutant, Memoir, II. 124-132. Also, II. 116, 117;. Hall, N., II. 124. Hall, N. J., II. 309, 312;. Hallowell, Col., I. 65; II. 189, 210;, 214, 251, 365. Hamilton; C. S., Br