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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Heroes of the old Camden District, South Carolina, 1776-1861. an Address to the Survivors of Fairfield county, delivered at Winnsboro, S. C., September 1,1888. (search)
lessness. Tarleton, it is true, is inclined to acquit Sumter of blame in this affair, and to attribute his own success somewhat to fortunate circumstances. Tarlelon's Memoirs, p. 115. Cornwallis reached Charlotte, but just as he was prepared to advance into North Carolina he received the unwelcome news of our great victory at King's Mountain. Would that we had the time to recall here again to-day the deeds and glories of the heroes of that great victory, Campbell, Cleveland, Williams, Sevier and Shelby. But did time allow, it would be but to repeat the story so recently and so eloquently told by the great Virginia orator, Daniel. The security of his conquest in South Carolina thus threatened by the sudden incursions of the mountain warriors, and endangered by the activity of Sumter, Marion and Pickens, Cornwallis was compelled to fall back and retreated to this place, Winnsboro, from which he might watch the threatened points of Camden, Granby and Ninety-Six. His headquarte
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 16. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Index. (search)
Schley, Lt. W. C., 92. Seal of the C. S A., 416; of the Southern Historical Society. 416; of England, 49. Secessionville Battle of, 139. Secrest, Col. A. J.. 15. Seddon Hon J. A., 66, 273. Sellers, Capt. Martin A., 132, 134, 143, 159, 163, 169. Semat. Geo., 360. Semmes, Gen. P. J., 449. Semmes, Admiral, Raphael, 273, 439. Semmes, Hon., Thos. J., 418. Semple. Capt., 61, 63, 65, 67. Seven Days Battles, forces engaged in, 256. Seven Pines, Battle of, 17, 19, 22. Sevier, Gen., John, 12. Seward. Wm, H., 320, 321. Sharp, Lt. M. R., 20. Sharpsburg. Battle of, 20, 24, 257; notes on, 373. Shedd, Capt., John, 15. Shelby, Gen., Isaac. 12. Shepherdstown, Battle of, 20. Sheridan, Gen., Phil. H., 231, 451; his famous ride 444; raid, 452. Sherman Gen. W. T., his march, 4, 30; retaliatory order, 31. 32; army 18, 125 Shewmake, J. T., 187. Shiloh. Battle of, refutation of so-called Lost Opportunity on the evening of April 6, 1862, by Gen T: Jordan 297; loss