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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 740 208 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 9. (ed. Frank Moore) 428 0 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 383 1 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 366 0 Browse Search
General Joseph E. Johnston, Narrative of Military Operations During the Civil War 335 5 Browse Search
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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 260 4 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 250 0 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 236 0 Browse Search
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Doc. 61.-Gov. Pettus' proclamation. Executive office, Jackson, Miss., June 23, 1861. Whereas, it is probable that Mississippi will be called upon to put forth her full military strength; and whereas, arms manufactured specially for war cannot be secured in sufficient numbers to arm all who are willing and anxious to take part in the present conflict, I have deemed it proper and necessary to the defence of the State, to call the attention of the people to the fact that they have in their possession arms which can be made efficient for war purposes, sufficient to arm twenty-five thousand men; and to invoke the aid of all State and county officers in collecting these arms and placing them in reach of the State authorities. Let the Boards of Police of each county forthwith assemble and send an agent into every police beat, and urge the citizens to send to the county seat all surplus firearms, shot-guns, or rifles, of every description, new or old, in order or out of order, and
te troops, whom for convenience we shall call Jackson's men, twice broke their ranks, but were rallCol. Siegel managed to retard the progress of Jackson's cavalry, and eventually to fall back almost and infantry forces both in front and rear. Jackson's troops then retreated and endeavored to surs battalions. This was a manoeuvre to induce Jackson's men to believe that Siegel was seeking to pad occupied in the neighborhood of two hours. Jackson's cavalry were poorly mounted, being armed chen and eighty horses were taken, belonging to Jackson's troops, and there were also captured sixty ys that it is undeniable that the officers of Jackson's troops displayed great ability in their manlled to retreat in the direction of Carthage, Jackson's men following and surrounding the column onvement was strongly and desperately resisted, Jackson's men feeling that once in the timber they cos that in this last engagement near Carthage, Jackson's men must have suffered a loss of not less t