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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 382 0 Browse Search
A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.) 346 0 Browse Search
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Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 3: political affairs.--Riots in New York.--Morgan's raid North of the Ohio. (search)
el Freemantle, of the British army, already mentioned, was then with the Confederate forces in Tennessee, below Murfreesboroa. In his Diary, under date of May 28, 1863, he wrote: When I arrived [at cts in behalf of the Confederacy, namely, to prepare the way for General Buckner, who was in East Tennessee on the borders of Kentucky, to dash into that State and seize Louisville, and, with Morgan, he might cross over into Western Virginia, or Northeastern Kentucky, and make his way back to Tennessee with his plunder. A commission appointed by the State of Indiana to consider the claims of ch army and sent to other fields of service. Bragg was then severely pressed by Rosecrans, in Tennessee, and Lee was ordered to detach Longstreet's corps September. to his assistance. This reductinder the command of General Hooker, and sent to re-enforce the Army of the Cumberland in Southeastern Tennessee and Northern Georgia. Meade was now, in turn, placed in a defensive position for awhile
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 4: campaign of the Army of the Cumberland from Murfreesboro'to Chattanooga. (search)
Chattanooga. The opposing armies in Tennessee, 115. cavalry operations near the Cumberlanent of the Ohio, 127. Burnside moves into East Tennessee, 128. Cumberland Gap recaptured from the be the rallying point of the Confederates in Tennessee, should Bragg not be able to withstand Rosecfied positions, and gave us possession of Middle Tennessee. Rosecrans said the campaign was condus way to Chattanooga. His expulsion from Middle Tennessee, by which a greater portion of that Stateupon their holding Chattanooga, the key of East Tennessee, and, indeed, of all Northern Georgia. Ev30. the raid of Colonel H. S. Sanders into East Tennessee, June. and the extensive raid of Morgan i make another and more Union refugees in East Tennessee. this is a careful copy of a photographt the redeemed commonwealths of Kentucky and Tennessee should not be again subjected to Confederate Germany, and France, so the possession of East Tennessee gave easy access to Virginia, North Caroli[20 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 5: the Chattanooga campaign.--movements of Sherman's and Burnside's forces. (search)
st Tennessee, 155. Longstreet invades the East Tennessee Valley, 156. he invests Knoxville, 157. ck was satisfied that Longstreet had gone to Tennessee, he telegraphed to Grant and Sherman, and otd through West Virginia, Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee, to the Tennessee River. Halleck determined to hold Chattanooga and East Tennessee at all hazards. For that purpose he ordered the concentrall communications between Chattanooga and Middle Tennessee. On the 30th of September, a greater porrtion of his command, against Burnside, in East Tennessee, and was compelled to content himself withgrand objective of Longstreet — the key to East Tennessee. Perceiving the danger threatened by thistant bearing upon the Confederate cause in East Tennessee. Grant, as we have observed, intended to he danger of losing Knoxville, and with it East Tennessee. But Grant had plans for relief, which heide needed immediate relief, so as to save East Tennessee from the grasp of Longstreet. He had info[8 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 6: siege of Knoxville.--operations on the coasts of the Carolinas and Georgia. (search)
e influence of that sheet, which went out daily from its walls, to the cause of the Union in East Tennessee? Burnside's Headquarters. Burnside's forces, as we have observed, were well intrenchee Thirteenth Mississippi there, but a moment afterward his body, pierced by a Operations in Tennessee, Georgia and Northern Alabama. dozen bullets, rolled, with his flag, into the ditch, which Bess of relief surely successful, and on the night of the 30th he was at Charleston, where the East Tennessee and Georgia railway crosses the Hiawassee River. There was also Howard, Davis, and Blair, wons, into which he was collecting the bodies of Union soldiers from the battle-fields of Southeastern Tennessee and Northern Georgia and Alabama, and from posts and stations within a circle from eighte time. General O. M. Mitchel, who, as we have observed, was called to Washington City from Tennessee, See page 304, volume II. was appointed to succeed General Hunter in command of the Departm
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 8: Civil affairs in 1863.--military operations between the Mountains and the Mississippi River. (search)
the Conspirators, 236. Forrest's raid into Tennessee, 237. Sherman's March across the State of Mted States Senator, and then misrepresenting Tennessee at the Confederate capital. His wife, in a of Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, pi, excepting those at Mobile, and others in Tennessee, under Forrest, who had a sort of roving comd Longstreet are confronting each other in East Tennessee. The National forces in the field now left, General Hurlbut, then in command in West Tennessee, sent out raiding parties of cavalry, or mtarted March 14, 1864. on another raid into Tennessee a few days after Palmer fell back from befor rapidly up from Northern Mississippi into West Tennessee, rested a little at Jackson, and then push trickery at Paducah, and, hastening back to Tennessee, he sought more successful employment for boeral S. D. Sturgis (who had come down from East Tennessee), with a heavy force, was about to march f[5 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 10: the last invasion of Missouri.--events in East Tennessee.--preparations for the advance of the Army of the Potomac. (search)
ust invasion of Missouri, 280. affairs in East Tennessee stirring operations there, 281. Longstrew, 283. the author in the great Valley of East Tennessee Governor Brownlow and his family, 284. G lines. Morgan and his men lingered in East Tennessee about four months after Longstreet withdreonal forces from Southwestern Virginia and East Tennessee. As this was the last important raid in wginia, and made his way into the valley of East Tennessee. There, with a small band, he did what heonspicuous in the annals of the Civil War in Tennessee. His house was the abode of intellectual cuwnlow's library. When Buckner was holding East Tennessee, at the time Burnside entered it from Kente of the most noted of the Union scouts in East Tennessee, we journeyed by railway to Greenville, ne The whole region of the great Valley of East Tennessee, eastward as well as westward of Knoxvillee Longstreet's corps, lately returned from East Tennessee, was in the vicinity of Gordonsville, with[8 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 14: Sherman's campaign in Georgia. (search)
angled with vines, and compelling Operations in Tennessee, Georgia, and Northern Alabama. Johnston to corienced officer, who had performed much service in Tennessee. with the expectation of finding Howard's forces iove Wheeler off. The latter then pushed up into East Tennessee, made a circuit around Knoxville by way of Stra and Lebanon. Rousseau, Steedman, and Granger, in Tennessee, were on the alert, and they soon drove the raiderfensive, and, in all probability, attempt to seize Tennessee, Sherman sent Sept. 28. General Thomas, his seconssouri; See page 280. also all the garrisons in Tennessee, and all the cavalry of the Military Division, exc order all the mounted men serving in Kentucky and Tennessee, and report to General Thomas. Thus the latter ofngth believed to be sufficient to keep Hood out of Tennessee; and he was invested with unlimited discretionary eyed by railway from that town to Cleveland, in East Tennessee, on our way to Richmond, in Virginia, by way of
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 15: Sherman's March to the sea.--Thomas's campaign in Middle Tennessee.--events in East Tennessee. (search)
s campaign in Middle Tennessee.--events in East Tennessee. The National Army at Atlanta, 40 in the Mississippi region, 415. Forrest in Tennessee, 416. Hood menacing Decatur, 417. Forrest helping Hood, 418. Hood in Tennessee, 419. Schofield retreats before Hood to Nashville, 420. bat of Nashville, 426, 427. Hood driven out of Tennessee, 428. end of Thomas's campaign, 429. authossigned to General Thomas for the defense of Tennessee against Hood. Before doing so, let us take gia. Let us now see what was occurring in Tennessee and on its southern borders, from the time wceeded to prepare the way for an invasion of Tennessee. He crossed the Tennessee River near Waterl of the Fourteenth, Corps was hastening into Tennessee for the same purpose. These combined forcesHood. Leaving Corinth, he pushed up through Tennessee with a heavy mounted force and nine guns, anral James Brownlow, then adjutant-general of Tennessee, who was severely wounded in that battle whi[9 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 16: career of the Anglo-Confederate pirates.--closing of the Port of Mobile — political affairs. (search)
was a powerful ram, called Tennessee, the Tennessee was 209 feet in length, 48 feet beam, with t when, at a quarter before nine o'clock, the Tennessee, which had run some distance up the Bay, camupon it with very little effect. Giving the Tennessee another blow, the Monongahela lost her own b her power upon the sea-giant. She gave the Tennessee a glancing blow and a broadside of 10-inch sw off, and started at full speed to give the Tennessee a deadly stroke by each. At the same time tike. Thus beset, and now badly wounded, the Tennessee hauled down its flag, and flung out a white was virtually destroyed. In that fight the Tennessee had depended more upon its invulnerability agut took 280 prisoners, 190 of them from the Tennessee, and 90 from the Selma. his total loss in thder was regularly served to the guns. so the Tennessee, perhaps one of the most powerful vessels evsible, on the night after the capture of the Tennessee. they fled in such haste, that they left the[3 more...]
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3., Chapter 17: Sherman's March through the Carolinas.--the capture of Fort Fisher. (search)
pontoon bridge. He was compelled to look higher up the river for a passage, and marched his troops to Sister's Ferry, or Purysburg. The delay caused by the flood prevented Slocum getting his entire wing of the army across the Savannah River until the first week in February. In the mean time, General Grant had sent to Savannah Grover's division of the Nineteenth Corps, to garrison that city, and had drawn the Twenty-third Corps, under General Schofield, from General Thomas's command in Tennessee, and sent it to re-enforce Generals Terry and Palmer, operating on the coast of North Carolina, to prepare the way for Sherman's advance. Sherman transferred January 18. Savannah and its dependencies to General Foster, then commanding the Department of the South, with instructions to follow Sherman's inland movements by occupying, in succession, Charleston and other places. Hardee, with the troops with which he fled from Savannah, was then in Charleston, preparing to defend it to the be
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