hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 1: The Opening Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 15 1 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Your search returned 15 results in 1 document section:

ements of Grant's forces in the afternoon of that day General Prentiss, isolated by the retirement of troops in his flanks, ivision of the Union army, which was commanded by General Benjamin Prentiss, of West Virginia. Before Prentiss could form hiPrentiss could form his lines Hardee's shells began bursting around him, but he was soon ready and, though pressed back for half a mile in the nexforward in the fierce attack that caused the surrender of Prentiss' division. General Chalmers wrote of the bravery of thest battle that raged near it on that memorable day. General Prentiss had borne the first onset of the morning. He had beers' brigades as they made their way to the surrounding of Prentiss. Later on the Lexington joined her sister, and the two vonfederate army from the Landing. After the surrender of Prentiss, General Withers set his division in motion to the right und and tents of the night before. They had captured General Prentiss with some thousands of his men as a result of his bra