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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 37. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Work of the Ordnance Bureau of the war Department of the Confederate States, 1861-5. (search)
of others. It made a deep impression on the people of the city at the time. There were at least two explosions of fulminating mercury; one at Richmond and one at Augusta; in each of these but a single man, I believe, was injured. The incorporating house of a small private powder mill near Raleigh, N. C., blew up in 1862, with the loss of three or four lives. At the time of the abandonment of Atlanta in 1864, a number of railroad cars containing a large part of the reserve ammunition of Genl. Hood's army, by some mistake were left on tracks of which connection with the main line had been broken, and these valuable ordnance supplies were, under orders, destroyed by explosion; their replacement as speedily as possible threw a great strain upon the arsenals. In the early days of April, 1865, a railroad train conveying ammunition on the road from Columbus to Macon, Ga., was blown up, with small loss of life, but with serious loss of stores and the production of a craterlike depression
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 37. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Review of the Gettysburg campaign. (search)
and Longstreet was directed to place McLaws and Hood's divisions on the right of Hill, partially envA. M., and was directed to accompany McLaws and Hood in the attack on the left. General Mc-Laws' ac on Big Round Top beyond. When the brigades of Hood's division completed their flank movement in thempt was made to carry it both from McLaws' and Hood's front. On the part of Mc-Laws it brought on aims were to move in echelon on his flank: That Hood's extending to the right left McLaws only a sinulting column was to be composed of McLaws' and Hood's divisions, reinforced by Pickett's brigades. ther flank. As a matter of fact, McLaws' and Hood's divisions did not unite in the attack. Theskirmishing, and the activities of a brigade in Hood's division warding off a threatened attack of csame time. The ground occupied by McLaws and Hood and their advanced brigades was much nearer theigorous demonstration on the part of McLaws and Hood as well as on the part of Hill and Ewell, would[8 more...]