you by signals, which will be unintelligible to you. Take no notice of it. W. H. Taylor, A. A. G.
Petersburg, Va., 25th August, 1864. Honorable Secretary of War, Richmond, Va..
General Early reports from Charleston that he has forced the enemy back to Harpers Ferry. R. E. Lee.
Petersburg, Va. 27th August, 1864. Hon. Jas. A. Seddon, Secretary of War, Richmond, Va.:
General Archer is on duty with his brigade.
Officers capable of duty cannot be spared.
Generals H. H. Walker at Savannah, and A. L. Long at Lynchburg, at present incapacitated for field service, might be available for a court.
General J. G. Martin with Holmes also. R. E. Lee.
Petersburg, Va., 28th August, 1864. Governor Wm. Smith, Richmond.
My telegram of the 26th, asking that the militia on duty in Petersburg may be continued thirty days is unanswered.
Their services are necessary.
Please answer. G. T. Beauregard, General
near Petersburg, Va., Sept. 2d, 1864—8:00 P. M. Major-General W. H. C. Wh
n. P. A., 273.
Rouse, Capt., Milton, his vindication, 35.
Royall, W. L. 295
Rucker, Gen. E., 96, 97.
Ruffin. Lt. E. T., 92.
Ruggles, Gen., Daniel, 301, 308.
Russell. Col., 312.
Russell. Col R. M., 70, 74.
Rutledge, Gov., John, 7
St. Francis river, Arkansas, 81.
St. John. Gen. I. M., 273.
St. Matthews' Rifles, 132, 134.
Saltville, Va., 59, 65.
Sanders, Hon., Geo. N., 274.
Sargent. Col, 146.
Saunders, Major D. W., 351.
Sauve Felicie, 448.
Savannah, Ga., 4.
Sawyer's Battery, 59 64, 65, 66.
Saxe, Marshal, 341.
Scales, Capt., 114.
Schley, Lt. W. C., 92.
Seal of the C. S A., 416; of the Southern Historical Society. 416; of England, 49.
Secessionville Battle of, 139.
Secrest, Col. A. J.. 15.
Seddon Hon J. A., 66, 273.
Sellers, Capt. Martin A., 132, 134, 143, 159, 163, 169.
Semat. Geo., 360.
Semmes, Gen. P. J., 449.
Semmes, Admiral, Raphael, 273, 439.
Semmes, Hon., Thos. J., 418.
Semple. Capt., 61, 63, 65, 67.