Browsing named entities in Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones). You can also browse the collection for Selma (Alabama, United States) or search for Selma (Alabama, United States) in all documents.

Your search returned 14 results in 1 document section:

Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Meeting at the White Sulphur Springs. (search)
from Okolona to Meridian, and then eastward to Selma. From Okolona south you will find abundance o. Now we know that the whole North expected Selma to be destroyed or Mobile taken by him, and wed if possible will throw troops as far east as Selma, or if he finds Mobile so far unguarded as to he mentions as objects of attack Columbus and Selma, where we had important government works, but the iron works at Monte Vallo and the shops at Selma, and it was decided that all our forces should move by the shortest lines to Selma, and engineer officers were sent at once to construct pontoon ed a delay of one day, when General Taylor, at Selma, hearing of it, telegraphed orders for the Firt the next morning, and moving rapidly reached Selma just in time to see it burn. Forrest, movin march that it was impossible for him to reach Selma in time to assist in its defence, and it fell.The fall of Richmond soon followed the fall of Selma, and the Confederate flag went down to rise no[4 more...]