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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 1. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Diary of
, Robert E. Park Macon, Georgia, late Captain Twelfth Alabama regiment, Confederate States army. (search)
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure),
and Lee in the Grant Wilderness. (search)
Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A., Chapter
: from the 31 Rapidan to the James. (search)
Chapter 31: from the Rapidan to the James. On the 3rd of May, 1864, the positions of the Confederate Army under General Lee, and the Federal Army under Lieutenant General Grant in Virginia, were as follows: General Lee held the southern bank of the Rapidan River, in Orange County, with his right resting near the mouth of Mine Run, and his left extending to Liberty Mills on the road from Gordonsville (via Madison CourtHouse) to the Shenandoah Valley; while the crossings of the river on the right, and the roads on the left, were watched by cavalry: Ewell's corps was on the right, Hill's on the left, and two divisions of Longstreet's corps were encamped in the rear, near Gordonsville. Grant's army (composed of the Army of the Potomac under Meade, and the 9th corps under Burnside) occupied the north banks of the Rapidan and Robinson rivers; the main body being encamped in Culpeper County and on the Rappahannock River. I am satisfied that General Lee's army did not exceed 50,000
Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A., Index. (search)
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee, Chapter
: campaign in 13 Virginia.- Bristol Station.-mine Run.- Wilderness. (search)
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee, Chapter
: return to 16 Richmond.- President of Washington College.--death and Burial. (search)
Xvii. August, 1862 Vicksburg shelled. Lee looks toward Washington. much manoeuvring in Orange County. a brigade of the enemy annihilated. McClellan flies to Washington. Cretans. Lee has a mighty army. Missouri risings. Pope's coat and papers captured. cut up at Manassas. clothing captured of the enemy. Augu
king preparations to fight.
I know the symptoms.
He has made Pope believe he's afraid of him.
Much incomprehensible manceuvring is going on in Orange County.
We hear of skirmishing in Orange County, and the enemy seem as familiar with the paths and fords as our own people; hence some surprises, attemOrange County, and the enemy seem as familiar with the paths and fords as our own people; hence some surprises, attempted by our cavalry, have failed.
Jackson and Ewell are waiting and watching.
Pope will expose himself soon.
Jackson struck Pope yesterday It was a terrible blow, for the numbers engaged.
Several thousand of the enemy were killed, wounded, and taken prisoners.
Among the latter is Gen. Prince, who a
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox, Chapter
12: and Halleck in Federal command. (search)
Chapter 12: Halleck and Pope in Federal command. Centres of Activity gravitate towards Orange and Culpeper Counties Pope's unsoldierly preliminary orders Jackson's and Pope's encounter at Cedar Mountain confidence in and esteem for General Lee the Confederate commander's plans for cutting off Pope miscarry capture of Captain Fitzhugh with important orders Longstreet puts General Toombs under arrest General Pope withdraws. The Federals had by this time organized the Army of Virginia from the independent forces in the State,the First Corps under General Sigel, the Second under General Banks, the Third under General McDowell, commanded by Major-General John Pope, brought from the West for that object and appointed June 26. This army reported July 31, 46,858 strong, for field service. On the 23d of July, General H. W. Halleck assumed command of the Federal armies as general-in-chief, by order of the President of July 11. The quiet of General McClellan's army