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it their University of Cordova, had a sleep of six centuries, for it was reserved for the seventeenth century to bring it into general notice and usefulness. Early in the seventeenth century, Galileo, observing the oscillations of a suspended lamp, conceived the idea of making a pendulum a measurer of time, and in 1639 published a work on mechanics and motion, in which he discussed the isochronal properties of oscillating bodies suspended by strings of the same length. A. D. 1641, Richard Harris constructed a pendulum clock in London, for the church of St. Paul, Covent Garden. A. D. 1649, a pendulum clock was constructed by Vincenzio Galileo (the younger Galileo). A. D. 1650, Huyghens constructed clocks on this principle: — He first explained the nature, properties, and application of the pendulum, and made it perfect, except the compensation added by Graham, about 1700. Anchor pallets were introduced by Clement, in 1680, who also devised the mode of suspending the pend
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Paroles of the Army of Northern Virginia. (search)
Jerome Hill, S. B. McCauley, C. S. McCauley, V. A. Nuckolls, W. A. Simpson, L. R. Smithers, J. W. Young. Co. K. 2d Sergeant Rufus Hollis, 3d Sergeant F. N. Stokes, 1st Corporal Charles Waters, Private Robt. Armstrong, J. H. Boyd, Private Wm. Burks, Nevil Holcomb, Jesse Johnson, Hanks Powell. Total, 202. Fifteenth Alabama Infantry. Field and Staff. Sergeant-Major Green C. Renfroe, Ord. Sergeant Wm. A. Crens, Commissary Jeptha P. Hill, Col's Orderly Richard Harris, Mus'cn Robt. S. Warlick, Joshua C. Harrell, James P. Newberry, Patrick Brannon. Co. A. 1st Lieut. Hugh Fields, Private Alvice E. Averett, Isaac Bassett, Private Frank C. Hendry, Wm. A. Jones, Asa M. Keeling, Private Eli F. Broughton, Private Michael Murray, Edward W. P. Chapman, F. P. Rucker, George J. Eason, Jno. R. Garner, Pinck H. Smith. Co. B. 1st Sergeant J. G. Hitchcock, 3d Sergeant J. D. Calloway, 5th Sergeant J. M. Payne, 3d Corporal E
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), General Semmes' Georgia Brigade. (search)
d men, 74; aggregate, 77. I certify, upon honor, that of the number of men appearing on these rolls, only thirty-one were bearing arms on the morning of the 9th April, 1865. J. H. Miller, Capt. Commanding Regiment. R. D. Johnston's Brigade. John W. Lea, Col. 5th N. C. Regiment Infantry, Commanding Brig. G. B. Bullock, Capt. Co. I, 23d N. C. Regiment Infantry, A. A. A. G. B. U. Collins, 1st Lt. Co. C, 12th N. C., and A. A. D. C. Robert. J. Hicks, Sen. Surgeon Brigade. Richard Harris, Capt. and A. Q. M. J. S. Northington, Capt. and A. Q. M. Waller Holladay, 1st Lt., Ordnance Off. R. W. Woodruff 1st Lt. Co. A, 1st N. C. Batt., Commanding. D. D. Osborn, 2d Lt. Co. A, 1st N. C. Batt. N. W. Sapps, 2d Lt. Co. B, 1st N. C. Batt. J. M. Taylor, Capt. Co. G, 5th N. C. Regiment. Geo. T. Parker, Capt. Co. H, 5th N. C. Regiment. M. F. Hunt, 1st Lt. Co. E, 5th N. C. Regiment. Jas. W. Lea, 2d Lt. Co. I, 5th N. C. Regiment. J. F. Pearson, Surgeon 5th N. C.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 15. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Terry's Brigade, formerly John M. Jones's. (search)
Sergeant J. Casburg, Private C. Henry. [17] Ninth Louisiana Regiment. Co. A. Private J. C. Chandler, J. Dawkins, Private H. D. Evans. Co. B. Private R. Harris, W. J. Gobee, Private H. Tarnner, Co. C. 1st Sergeant J. S. Sledge, W. J. Mobley, Private C. N. Ardis, F. M. Cauler, J. W. Comick, A. B. Jones,E. 1st Sergeant John R. Dickson, Sergeant John E. Tyer, A. L. Carr, Private W. B. Edwards, R. R. Grimmer, Wm. Gearner, Corporal Robt. J. Lang, Private Richard Harris, F. M. Kilpatrick, E. Iseley, Jno. D. Walson, Mathew Jones, Samuel R. Cason, James Jones, Private Wm. Corbett, Peter H. Somers. Co. F. Priavage, H. Walker. Co. C. 1st Sergeant J. N. Johnson, 4th Sergeant Jas. Harding, Sergeant D. F. Whichard, Private B. T. Baker, Private Jno. S. Harris, R. Harris, Jas. Hathaway, T. R. Pollard. Co. D. 1st Sergeant W. A. Hyman, 2d Sergeant W. A. Williams, 3d Sergeant W. H. Williams, 4th Sergeant J. G. Shepherd,
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 27. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Hanover county heroes. [from the Richmond, Va., Dispatch, October 15, 1899.] (search)
. First-Lieutenant Isaac W. Wingfield, Spotsylvania Courthouse, May 9, 1864. Second-Lieutenant B. H. Bowles, Manassas, July 21, 1861. Sergeant Edmund Fontaine, Manassas, July 21, 1861. Sergeant William J. Kimbrough, Spotsylvania Courthouse, May 9, 1864. Corporal O. C. Anderson, Raccoon Ford, October 11, 1863. Corporal Bernard Pollard, Spotsylvania Courthouse, May 9, 1864. Philip B. Spindle, Manassas, July 21, 1861. Richard D. Saunders, Manassas, July 21, 1861. Richard Harris, Kelly's Ford, March 17, 1863. B. J. Nuckols, Spotsylvania Courthouse, May 9, 1864. John W. Nash, Raccoon Ford, October 1, 1863. J. Benton Vaughan, , May 1——, 1864. T. Cary Nelson, Nance's Shop, June 24, 1864. W. T. Priddy, Wayneshoro, October, 1864. R. W. Talley,——, 1864. Andy J. Nuckols, Tom's Brook, October 9, 1864. Twenty-Fourth Virginia cavalry. Chapman Tyler, Enon Church. William Timberlake, Enon Church. Arthur Timberlake, Enon Church. Mosby's c