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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 211 5 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 174 24 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 107 1 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 63 1 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 47 5 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 42 34 Browse Search
A. J. Bennett, private , First Massachusetts Light Battery, The story of the First Massachusetts Light Battery , attached to the Sixth Army Corps : glance at events in the armies of the Potomac and Shenandoah, from the summer of 1861 to the autumn of 1864. 38 6 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 10. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 37 7 Browse Search
Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A. 37 3 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 36 10 Browse Search
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by the addition of several new regiments; the army corps lately under Gen. McDowell, new order command of Gen. Hooker; Gen. Sumner's corps; Gen. Franklin's corps; Gen. Banks's corps. Commanded by Gen. Williams, and Sykes's device of Fitz John Portehough Warren's brigade, of Porter's corps, was subsequently posted in the woods on the left in support of Burnside's men. Sumner's corps was an eminence next to the right or North from Petter, and Gen. Hooker had the extreme right, in and behind the the line of fire swept to and fro as one side or the other gained a temporary advantage. Thus the battle raged till Sumner's corps came up to support the worn out heroes who had main when the fight so long against very evident odds. How glorio stand a battery of six light Napoleon guns if there is plenty of grape and barrister in the ammunition chests. Thus Sumner effectually stayed what at one time threatened to be a fearfully dangerous onslaught.--But all the ground that Hooker bad
The Yankee losses in officers. --The Yankees lost in the engagement of Wednesday, Major-General Mansfield killed, and Generals Hooker, Harrsuff, Duryee, Richardson, Edgwick, French, Sumner, Dana, Mesgher, Richetts, Weber and Rodman wounded. The following is a dispatch from Hooker to McClellan after he was wounded: A great battle has been fought and we are victorious I had the honor to open it yesterday afternoon, and it continued until ten o'clock this morning, when I was wounded and compelled to quit the field. The battle was fought with great violence on both sides. The carnage has been awful. I only regret that I was not permitted to take part in the operations until they were concluded, for I had counted on either capturing their army or driving them into the Potomac. The Herald chronicles the capture of General Howell Cobb and his staff. It reports that Gen. Cobb is wounded and has been sent to Frederick.
The Daily Dispatch: September 24, 1862., [Electronic resource], The Combination against Lincoln — a account Hartford Convention. (search)
the Cabins changed and the Generals transposed. They want the war to be conducted upon abolition principles; but they also want it to be conducted by such men as Sumner, of Massachusetts; Stevens, of Pennsylvania, and Wade, of Ohio, and their friends in the Cabinet, and by Hunter, Phelps, and Fremont in the field.--The language othe whole radical conspiracy against the Government in a nut-shell. It is simply "give us place." Does Greeley attack the President? It is "give us place," Does Sumner oppose the Administration? It is "give us place. Does the cabal of abolition Generals urge on the attacks upon McClellan which he has just confuted so gloriousliving their lands and property to the slaves, so that we may have a piebald republic, with negro members of Congress, and, by and by, a negro President. Wade and Sumner want to be in the Cabinet to annihilate the slaveholders. Fremont wants to lead our armies — to annihilate the nation. But how do these ambitious fanatics p