s Point, fortification of, 1.539.
Birney, Gen., at the battle of Chancellorsville, 3.28.
Black, Attorney-Gen., opinion of in regard to coercion,. 1.70.
Blackburn's Ford, skirmish at, 1.588.
Blair, F. P. efforts of to bring about peace, 3.526.
Blair, Gen. F. P., at the battle of Chickasaw Bayou, 2.577.
Blakely, battle of, 3.512.
Blockade of Charleston declared raised, 3.196.
Blockade-runners, British, in Cape Fear River, 2.315.
Bloody Bridge, battle of, 3.469.
Blue Springs, battle of, 3.155.
Blunt, Gen. James G., activity of in Missouri, 2.532; at the battle of Boston Mountains, 2.534.
Bogle's Creek, battle near, 3.5116.
Bolivar, Simon Buckner, at the head of the Kentucky State Guard, 1.458; his treason, 1.459.
Bolivar Heights, skirmish at, 2.137.
Bombardment of Fort Sumter, 1.320.
Booneville, battle near, 1.541; stay of Gen. Lyon at, 1.543.
Booth, John Wilkes, his assassination of President.
Lincoln, 3.564; death of, 3.570.