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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 730 6 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 693 5 Browse Search
George H. Gordon, From Brook Farm to Cedar Mountain 408 2 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 377 13 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 355 5 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 345 5 Browse Search
Elias Nason, McClellan's Own Story: the war for the union, the soldiers who fought it, the civilians who directed it, and his relations to them. 308 2 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 280 2 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 254 2 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 219 1 Browse Search
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oore, of Company E, and Jacob King, of Company D, First Iowa.--James Scott, Thos. C. Fletcher, and James Caran of Company A; James Convey, and Stephen Sexton of Company F; Cornelius Thompson, and Andrew Johnson, of Company I. The loss of the enemy cannot be acurately ascertained, but from the most reliable information, their loss in killed and wounded cannot be less than eighty to one hundred. Your most obedient, W. M. G. Torrence, Major First Battalion First Iowa Cavalry. To Brig.-Gen. Pope, Otterville, Mo. Missouri Democrat account. Fayette, Howard Co.,Mo., Jan. 9, 1862. The anniversary of the battle of New-Orleans was celebrated in this county by one of the hardest fought battles of the campaign in Missouri, considering the number of men engaged and position of the enemy. Our forces had been engaged for several days in a grand hunt, and had scoured the county as thoroughly as did Daniel Boone many years since, but after different game. The whole county wa
d artillery, came North from New-Madrid. Our forces advanced from Bird's Point, and met his force at Sykestown. He was pursued into the swamps by the cavalry of Gen. Hamilton and Col. Morgan's brigade, and three pieces of artillery captured. Gen. Pope pursued another detachment south, capturing three more pieces of artillery, one captain, one lieutenant, and a number of privates. H. W. Halleck, Major-General Commanding. Cincinnati Commercial account. army of the Mississippi in the osition near two hours, during which the infantry and cavalry did not fire a shot, and only a few guns of our artillery were heard. It was reported that one of our artillery shots smashed the wheel-house of a gunboat. At about four o'clock, Gen. Pope gave orders for the force to fall back three quarters of a mile and prepare for the night. The order was obeyed without any confusion, and the men rested well in their tents, and talked over the wonders of the day. The casualties of the d
Doc. 93.-the capture of New-Madrid, Mo. General Pope's official report. headquarters Distriral, respectfully, Your obedient servant, John Pope, Brigadier-General Commanding. Brig.-Gen. G.ippi, St. Louis. Correspondence between General Pope and rebel officers. headquarters Distrespectfully, General, your obedient servant, John Pope, Brigadier-General Commanding. New-Madrid, m, sir, respectfully, your obedient servant, John Pope, Brigadier-General Commanding. Major-Generaly-two pounders upon the walls of two forts. Gen. Pope at once saw his position, and sent back to Cthod of whipping gunboats should be given to Gen. Pope, as but few officers had any idea it would sexploding, would cover with dirt twenty men. Gens. Pope and Stanley rode down and witnessed for a tiGen. Stuart was a class-mate and roommate of Gen. Pope at West-Point, and was so impolite as to leaels might receive reenforcements from below, Gen. Pope despatched a force under Colonel (now Brigad[6 more...]
le road. Col. Davis's division forming the centre, was on our left, and Col. Carr covered the ground on the extreme left of our whole line. Early in the morning report came in that troops and trains of the enemy were moving the whole night on the Bentonville road around our rear, toward Cross Timber, thereby endangering our line of retreat and communication to Keitsville, and separating us from our reinforcements and provision-trains. This report was corroborated by two of my guides, Mr. Pope and Mr. Brown, who had gone out to reconnoitre the country. I immediately ordered Lieut. Schramm, of my staff, to ascertain the facts, and to see in what direction the troops were moving. On his return he reported that there was no doubt in regard to the movement of a large force of the enemy in the aforesaid direction. You then ordered me to detach three pieces of the flying battery to join Col. Bussey's cavalry in an attack against the enemy in the direction of Leesville. Col. Osterha
at a gunboat should be at New-Madrid, for the purpose of covering Gen. Pope's army while he crosses that point to the opposite or Tennessee sar while we attack them in front. Should you succeed in reaching Gen. Pope, you will confer with him and adopt his suggestions so far as you will not embarrass you in placing yourself in communication with Gen. Pope at the earliest possible time after leaving this place. On this the enemy. This suggestion was made, however, at the instance of Gen. Pope, who at the time was under the impression that the boats had passight o'clock this morning, Assistant Secretary of War, Scott, and Gen. Pope came aboard to congratulate Capt. Walke. The boats arrival has These fearless acts dismayed the enemy, enabled the army under General Pope to cross the Mississippi, and eventuated in the surrender to yourself of Island No.10, and finally to the capture by Gen. Pope of the fort on the Tennessee shore and the retreating rebels under Gen. Makall
ertain something definite on the subject. Gen. Pope is now advancing from New-Madrid, in strong ns of war. I communicate immediately with Gen. Pope, who has, under the cover of the two gunboatbatteries, and I am able to communicate with Gen. Pope. A. H. Foote, Flag-Officer. Commodore F required twenty-three days of preparation. Gen. Pope is momentarily expected to arrive with his a. H. Foote, Flag-Officer Naval Forces. General Pope's report. expeditionary force, New-Madve not lost a man, nor met with an accident. John Pope, Major-General. Record of the siege. ng and wounding fourteen men. March 18.--General Pope repulsed the gunboat fleet at New-Madrid. -Madrid. Heavy firing all day. April 7.--Gen. Pope succeeds in landing Gen. Paine's division oneven o'clock last evening, they learned that Gen. Pope's army was crossing the river, they perceive to double the point of Reelfoot Lake before Gen. Pope's army should close up the only avenue of es
Doc. 136.-capture of Island no.10. General Pope's official detailed report. headquarters army of the Mississippi, five miles from Corinth, Miss., April 30th, 1862. General: I have the hoand it gives me profound satisfaction to report that it was accomplished without loss of life. John Pope, Major-General Commanding. Report of Commander Walke. United States gunboat Carondelet, off Tiptonville, Tenn., April 8. sir: In accordance with the instructions of Gen. Pope, I received on board Gen. Granger and staff, on the morning of the sixth inst., and proceeded down the Misus on our way to New-Madrid as long as we were within range. After my return to New-Madrid, Gen. Pope informed me of your intention to send another gunboat, and requested that I should go down the I then made the required signal, crossed over to our army, received further instructions from Gen. Pope, and covered their disembarkation on the Tennessee shore, at the captured fort, above Point Pl