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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 61 5 Browse Search
William Hepworth Dixon, White Conquest: Volume 1 52 0 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 43 1 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 35 3 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 12 0 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 12 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 30, 1861., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: September 7, 1861., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: March 27, 1865., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
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Union. It is now necessary to recur to General Johnston's private life. During his visits to Kentucky he had formed an attachment for a young lady of great beauty, talents, and accomplishments, Miss Eliza Griffin. Miss Griffin was the sister of Captain George H. Griffin, U. S. A., an aide of General Taylor, who died in the Florida War; of Lieutenant William P. Griffin, who died in the navy; and of Dr. John S. Griffin, long an army-surgeon, but now for many years a resident of Los Angeles, California. They were all men of mark, physically, mentally, and morally. Miss Griffin was cousin to General Johnston's first wife, and the niece and ward of Mr. George Hancock, in whose family he had long enjoyed entire intimacy. There was some disparity of years, but his uncommon youthfulness of temperament and appearance diminished the inequality. After some delay, principally on account of the unsettled state of his business, they were married October 3, 1843, at Lynch's Station, near
resignation. attempted reparation by the Administration. Hon. Montgomery Blair's letter. Los Angeles. advice to citizens. writer's recollections. General Johnston's correspondence. General yet avert impending disasters. In this event he would retire to some small farm, near Los Angeles, California, and, among congenial friends, far from the strife of faction, would pass the evening olves afterward during the war. It was long after this occurrence that General Johnston was in Los Angeles, and I believe still undetermined what course to pursue. So it is plain that the Republican as now again a private citizen. He left San Francisco on the 28th of April, and proceeded to Los Angeles, where he became the guest of his brother-in-law, Dr. John S. Griffin. He had made comparatiect you in the right way! your sister. The following was General Johnston's reply: Los Angeles, California, June 1, 1861. My dear sister: I received your kind and affectionate letter of April
s received at last, however, before he left Los Angeles, thus completely severing the tie that boune a rebel. While General Johnston was at Los Angeles a beautiful set of silver was sent to him, as closed to him. Soldiers had been sent to Los Angeles to watch his movements, and he was subjectePrior to the arrival of General Johnston in Los Angeles, Captain Alonso Ridley Captain Ridley issary to order a force of horse and foot to Los Angeles to observe our movements; and, as the time than a hundred miles on the road. He left Los Angeles at daybreak with Captain Ridley and his ser went to the Chino Ranch, thirty miles from Los Angeles, whence he was accompanied by Dr. Carman Frhe general's acquaintance on his arrival at Los Angeles, after his resignation. I was quietly engatable night's lodging. The journey from Los Angeles to Mesilla was 800 miles, and thence to Sand at Warner's Ranch. One hundred miles from Los Angeles. June 27.Left Warner's. To Vallecito. Jun[3 more...]