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Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 342 4 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 333 11 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 19. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 292 10 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. 278 8 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 277 5 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 267 45 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 263 15 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) 252 0 Browse Search
J. B. Jones, A Rebel War Clerk's Diary 228 36 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 228 22 Browse Search
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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.1 (search)
f hills early in the afternoon; now, when General Johnston formed his line of battle, Cockrell was aon requested Colonel Sevier to proceed to General Johnston's headquarters and place the facts beforein position, and that he was going to see General Johnston at General Polk's, and asked me to ride wm and General Polk. Soon after supper Generals Johnston, Polk and Hood went to General Polk's of Hood's statement in regard to his line. General Johnston maintained the contrary. Of course I too commanders opposed to defending their lines, Johnston deemed it better to decline the impending batk. These two trips to my line and one to General Johnston would have occupied one hour and a half. d four times from General Polk's to where General Johnston was, consuming not less than two hours anound he had arrived when he returned from General Johnston. Now, it is plain, if my alleged reporeen me and General Polk, and between Polk and Johnston, it must have commenced about 1.30 o'clock P.[18 more...]
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Third Battery of Maryland Artillery, C. S. A. Its history in brief, and its commanders. (search)
Russa on Red river, which were put aboard the Queen of the West, after the capture of that vessel. Three guns, with the main body of the battery, were in the siege of Vicksburg, and at the capitulation, July 4, 1863, were surrendered. The battery was reorganized at Decatur, Ga., in October, 1863, and ordered to Sweet Water, Tenn., afterwards to Lookout Mountain, near Chattanooga. Was in the battle of Missionary Ridge and in the retreat to Dalton, Ga., November, 1863. Served under Generals Johnston and Hood in the Georgia campaign of 1864. Was with General Hood in his march to Nashville, Tenn., and his disastrous retreat to Columbus, Miss. February, 1865, ordered to Mobile, Ala., and afterwards to Meridian, Miss., where, under General R. Taylor, May 4, 1865, the battery was surrendered and the men paroled. The commanders during the war were: Captain Henry B. Latrobe, left service March 1, 1863; Captain Fred. O. Claiborne, killed at Vicksburg, June 24, 1863; Captain John B. Ro
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.10 (search)
Presbyterian Church, in Forsyth, Ga., and her name was afterward transferred to the rolls of the Second Presbyterian Church in Memphis, of which church she remained a member as long as she lived. She became an active worker in hospitals, and when nothing more could be done in Memphis she went through the lines and rendered substantial aid and comfort to the soldiers in the field. Her services, if fully recorded, would make a book. She was so recognized, that upon one occasion General Joseph E. Johnston had 30,000 of his bronzed and tattered soldiers to pass in review in her honor at Dalton. Such a distinction was, perhaps, never accorded to any other woman in the South—not even to Mrs. Jefferson Davis or to the wives of great generals. Yet, so earnest and sincere in her work was she that she commanded the respect and reverence of men wherever she was known. After the war she strove to comfort the vanquished and encourage the down-hearted, and continued in her way to do much go
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.19 (search)
urther use for weeks. The battle was considered by General Johnston of such trivial consequence that it is given but a feheels had sunk to the very axle. 'Tis said that even General Johnston dismounted and put his shoulder to the wheel to help e forgotten, for greatly does it add to its glory. General Johnston had no intention of tarrying at Williamsburg. He wasattacks upon Longstreet had now ceased, the day was over, Johnston had accomplished every purpose of his halt, and was ready Longstreet's Brigades, asked and obtained leave from General Johnston to attack and capture the line. Hill had four elegans forces then engaged must have been captured. But General Johnston, unfortunately more occupied with the defense of his impetuous assault upon the enemy's position, and only General Johnston is silent. Nor were the foes unwilling to declare McClellan ever again try the experiment of attacking General Johnston's men. A few days after (May 9, 1862), the followi
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.24 (search)
happened to be), to be transferred to Lieutenant-General Jos. E. Johnston, who thought they would be of no service to him, and left them in Richmond, Feb. 1, ‘64. Ordered to report to Medical-Director, General Johnston's Army, Headquarters A. T., ordered to Major-General Stevenson continued as Medical-Director of Army of Mississippi until General J. E. Johnston was assigned to Commander of War Department in Dec. ‘62, whved from duty with this Department and ordered to report to General J. E. Johnston. Harris, Robert B., Assistant Surgeon. Passed Board, Bo. O., Richmond, Oct. 20, ‘63, ordered to report to S. H. Stout. Johnston, R. L., Assistant Surgeon. Sept. 30, ‘63, 15th S. C. Regiment. Octm Sept. 16, ‘62. March 31, ‘63, transferred to A. of Miss. by General Johnston. Lanier, James A., Surgeon, appointed by Secretary of War. of Bentonville, where a mere handful of Confederates under General J. E. Johnston made their last unsuccessful fight for independence.
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), General Hospitals and Medical officers in charge, attached to the Army of Tennessee, July, 1864. (search)
Surgeon A. J. Foard, assigned to duty April, 1861, at Pensacola, Florida, as Medical-Director of Bragg's Command; March, 1862, assigned Medical-Director of Army at Corinth, Mississippi. Continued as Director of Army of Mississippi under General J. E. Johnston. Was assigned to command of Western Department in December, 1862, when he was made Medical-Director of Johnston's Command, embracing East Tennessee and Bragg's and Pemberton's Departments. Was ordered back to Army of Tennessee, at Dalton, January, 1864, when General J. E. Johnston took the command. June 30, 1864, Medical-Director of Army of Tennessee. Continued to act as such during Hood's Campaign; followed all the events of the closing disasters of the war, until the final surrender of the Confederate forces at Greensboro, N. C., May, 1865. Surgeon A. J. Foard was a gallant man, active, efficient and intelligent Medical-Director. He died shortly after the close of the Civil War in Charleston, S. C., after a brief sojou
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.26 (search)
first battle of Manassas, broke the last front of resistance offered by the enemy; and General Joseph E. Johnston says of Colonel Early, in his narrative of the war: He reached the position intended jpaigns such as we had in the late war, or to afford opportunities for such leaders as Lee, Joseph E. Johnston, Ewell, A. P. Hill, Jackson, Stuart, and Early. The fact is that since the battle of Sedgt. On the same principle, and for reasons, though in far less degree, we could not say, Joseph E. Johnston or Beauregard. They divided honors in our first glorious victory at Manassas, and are entitled to the highest distinction therefor, Johnston manoeuvred well at Yorktown, struck McClellan a parting blow with fine address at Williamsburg, and then, like Albert Sidney Johnston, at Shiloh, ich followed his skillful bottling up of Butler at Drewry's Bluff. But in his case, as in Joseph E. Johnston's, the record is so fragmentary, after Manassas neither of them tried conclusions with an
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
nd of, 67. Hoge, D. D., Rev. M. D., 352. Hollywood Memorial Association. Their sacred labors, 388. Hooker, Hon. Charles E., 46. Howitzers, Richmond, 54. Howlett House, Recapture of the, in 1864, 20. Hunter, Captain in the 41st Virginia Infantry, killed, 105. Ironclads in the C. S. Navy, 75; in the English and French Navies, 77. Jackson, Stonewall, as a school-boy, as a teacher, and on entering the war, by R. R. Wilson, 157-162. Johnson, Gen. Bradley T., 347. Johnston, Gen. J. E. His campaigns in Georgia, i. Jones, Jr., Ll. D., Col. Chas. C., soldier, scholar, historian, and lawyer, 165. Jones, D. D., Rev. John William. Prayer by, 282. Jones, M. D., Ll. D., Joseph. Surgeon-General U. C. V., 14, 165. Laughton, Jr., Capt. John E., 98. Law, Mrs. Sallie Chapman Gordon, 63. Lee Camp, C. V. Its dignified reply to Columbia Post, G. A. R., 383. Lee, Gen. Fitzhugh His Staff at the Unveiling of the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, 342. Lee,