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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 406 4 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. 294 0 Browse Search
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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 182 4 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 148 0 Browse Search
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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 109 3 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 41 1 Browse Search
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resident on the third of March, 1863. No. Xlvii.--The Joint Resolution giving the Thanks of Congress to Major-General William S. Rosecrans and the Officers and Men under his Command, for their Gallantry and Good Conduct in the Battle of Murfreesb on the eighth of January, 1863, Mr. Wilson introduced a joint resolution, giving the thanks of Congress to Major-General William S. Rosecrans, and the officers and men under his command, for their gallantry and good conduct at the battle of Murfrees On the twenty-first, Mr. Wilson reported it back without amendment. It presents the thanks of Congress to Major-General William S. Rosecrans, and, through him, to the officers and men under his command, for their distinguished gallantry and good coms; and the President of the United States was requested to cause the foregoing resolution to be communicated to Major-General Rosecrans, in such terms as he may deem best calculated to give effect to it. On the twenty-seventh of February, Mr. Wi
Doc. 33.-General Garfield's letter to General Rosecrans. headquarters Department Cumberland, Murfreesboroa, June 12, 1863. General: In your confidential letter of the eighth instant to the Corps and Division Commanders and Generals of cavalry of this army, there were substantially five questions propounded for their consWisconsin cavalry, nor Coburn's brigade of infantry, now arriving, nor the two thousand three hundred and ninety-four convalescents now on light duty in Fortress Rosecrans. There are detached from this force as follows:-- At Gallatin,969 At Carthage,1,149 At Fort Donelson,1,495 At Clarkesville,1,138 At Nashville,7,292 Atieve an immediate advance of all our available forces is advisable, and, under the providence of God will be successful. Very respectfully, your obedient servant, J. A. Garfield, Brigadier-General, Chief of Staff. Major-General Rosecrans, Commanding Department Cumberland. Official: E. D. Townsend, Assistant Adjutant-General.
ly that the Federal army from Middle Tennessee, under General Rosecrans, had crossed the mountains to Stevenson and Bridgeporhickamauga, and give battle to the Federal army under General Rosecrans. Major-General Buckner's corps, consisting of Stewarte mounted infantry, being a part of the rear-guard of General Rosecrans' army. After driving his skirmishers for more than a line of telegraph wires extended from Chattanooga to General Rosecrans's headquarters, and at the gorge of the gap a train od with ammunition for artillery and infantry. Two of General Rosecrans's escort and Captain Hescock, of the First Missouri F Snodgrass' house, at which were the Headquarters of Generals Rosecrans and Thomas during the latter part of the battle. Tos time the firing had stopped everywhere, and the army of Rosecrans was in rapid and disorderly retreat towards Chattanooga. a staff officer of Major-General Vancleve, and one of General Rosecrans' escort, with their horses and equipments. The effec
consented to suspend it for one hour, as General Rosecrans could be heard from in that time. Durineded to the rear, I received orders from General Rosecrans, in person, to collect all the cavalry a the second, when I received orders from General Rosecrans to hasten to the support of a part of GeI put it into action, by direction of Major-General Rosecrans, directly to the front and right of G through the cedars. Communication with Generals Rosecrans and Thomas was entirely cut off, and it int three miles from Murfreesboro, where Generals Rosecrans and Thomas were, on the Nashville and Mud saw troops, out of my division, led by General Rosecrans, moving in that direction. I informed Gnt aid. Here I received information from General Rosecrans that General Rousseau was driving the enCaptain Morton, at the personal order of General Rosecrans, who, with his staff accompanying him, a position on General Rousseau's front by General Rosecrans, and Captain Cox was moved across the pi[8 more...]
, A. and I. G., as follows: I am confident that few reinforcements, if any, have been sent to Rosecrans from Grant; no troops whatever are reported to have gone above the mouth of the Yazoo Pass. Iou promptly of anything important, and if I ascertain that part of Grant's army is reinforcing Rosecrans, will dispatch troops to General Johnston as rapidly as possible. On the eleventh of April,ported to be going to Corinth, and down the Mobile and Ohio Railroad--the balance to reinforce Rosecrans. Lawson reports, near Memphis, tenth: Marine brigade gone up Cumberland River; also, fourteenoops to you as fast as transportation can be furnished, about eight thousand men. Am satisfied Rosecrans will be reinforced from Grant's army. Shall I order troops to Tullahoma? On the fifteenth Apadvancement of his attempt on Vicksburg. In that of April thirteenth, he says: I am satisfied Rosecrans will be reinforced from Grant's army. Shall I order troops to Tullahoma? On the seventeent
ters at Jackson), with about three thousand; Rosecrans at Corinth, with about fifteen thousand; toggthened daily under that astute soldier, General Rosecrans; convalescents were returning to fill hie position between the two armies of Ord and Rosecrans. The troops were in fine spirits, and the wst was being enacted in the very yard of General Rosecrans' headquarters, and in the streets of theuell pretty well disposed of. Sherman and Rosecrans we leave to you and Price, satisfied you cann Nashville, destroying their stores. Watch Rosecrans and prevent a junction; or if he escapes youders also compel me to keep close watch upon Rosecrans, and I hear that he is now at Iuka, and crosay, September 14, 1862. General Van Dorn: Rosecrans has gone westward with about ten thousand memy on last Sunday morning. The rear guard of Rosecrans' army evacuated it at my approach, and are rf war in Nashville, captured by us, it seems Rosecrans, with part of his army, is there. I have an[4 more...]
ine of vedettes to Burnsville. Will wait a few minutes to hear from you before I start. What news from Burnsville? W. S. Rosecrans, Brigadier-General. To which I sent the following reply. headquarters District West Tennessee, Burnsville,o Iuka. Shall not, therefore, be in before one or two o'clock, but when we come in will endeavor to do it strongly. W. S. Rosecrans, Brigadier-General, U. S. A. Receiving this despatch, as I did, late at night, and when I supposed these troops on to them until we can have time to do something. We will try to get a position on our right which will take Iuka. W. S. Rosecrans, Brigadier-General, U. S. A. This despatch was received at 8:35 A. M., on the twentieth, and the following immede, at Iuka, in two columns; the one to the right of the railroad, commanded by Brigadier-General (now Major-General) W. S. Rosecrans; the one to the left commanded by Major-General E. O. C. Ord. On the night of the eighteenth the latter was in posi