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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 1, Mass. officers and men who died. 95 95 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 67 57 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 47 23 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 46 14 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Index (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 27 23 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 26 16 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 16 2 Browse Search
Jubal Anderson Early, Ruth Hairston Early, Lieutenant General Jubal A. Early , C. S. A. 16 0 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 7: Prisons and Hospitals. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 16 8 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 14 0 Browse Search
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s statement may therefore be relied on: On Sunday morning, Col Gregg received orders to go out on a reconnoitering expedition. He took with him 600 South Carolinians accompany of Kemper's Artillery and two companies of cavalry, including 45 of Capt Bali's Chester company and Capt. Terry's company, of Bedford. he started at 8 o'clock A. M. They remained Sunday night at a place called Dranesville. On Monday morning Col. Gregg, with a detachment of cavalry, went 48 miles down to the Potomac river to make observations. They remained in the vicinity about an hour, and distinctly say tents and men on the Maryland side. They judged there were about 300 men encamped at that point. Col. Gregg afterwards returned to Dranesville, formed his command into column and marched down the road to a place called VI entia Here they remained only long enough to tear up the track of the Alexandria, Loudoh and Hampshire Railroad and destroy a water tank — probably about an hour — after which t
The Daily Dispatch: June 19, 1861., [Electronic resource], Ordnance Department, Richmond.Va.,may 26, 1861. (search)
wn. June 16 --Information deemed reliable has been received here that the Secession troops abandoned Leesburg yesterday morning, and made a hasty retreat. after burning all the cars, locomotives, depot, etc., of the railroad terminating there. The Federal troops under Colonel Stone. according to the same account, soon entered and took possession of the town. Advance of the Federal army into Virginia Hagerstown, June 16th. --Several pickets were thrown across the Potomac river last night opposite Williamsport. The first division of the army, under Major General Cadwallader, crossed the river to day. The troops waded through the stream with the water up to their waists, and soon established them selves across the river, their advance being covered by two pieces of cannon of the battery of the Rhode Island regiment, planted on the bluff at Williamsport. Gov. Hicks in his Element Hagerstown, June 16. --Gov. Hicks arrived here this forenoon to consul