nt Battery, attack on by Captain Faunce, 1.502.
pike, Albert, sent by Davis to treat with the Choctaws and Chickasaws, 1.475; at the head of an Indian force in Arkansas, 2.251; at Pea Ridge, 2.255.
Piketon, Ky., battle of, 2.90.
Pillow, Gen. Gideon J., treasonable speech of, 1.349; enters Missouri with Tennessee troops, 2.56; at Fort Donelson, 2.210; flight of under cover of night, 2.219; his flight from Nashville, 2.233.
Pilot Knob, defense of by Ewing against Price, 3.277.
Pine Bluff, Ark., Marmaduke repulsed at, 3.218.
Piracy, declaration of President Lincoln against, 1.372.
Pirates, operations of on Chesapeake Bay, 1.555.
Pirate ships, Anglo-Confederate, career of, 3.432-3.439.
Pittsburg, immense meeting of citizens at, 1.145.
Pittsburg Landing, skirmish at, 2.262; Grant's defeated army at, 2.275.
Planter, gun-boat, carried off from Charleston harbor by Robert Small, 3.186.
Pleasant Grove, La., battle of, 3.259.
Pleasant Hill, La., battle of,