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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 7. (ed. Frank Moore) 163 1 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 116 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 68 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 62 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 52 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 3. 46 0 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 40 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 34 14 Browse Search
Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army . 24 0 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 22 0 Browse Search
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teenth to report to Major-General Granger at Rossville, which he did at daylight on the twentieth, d the approaches from the Chickamauga toward Rossville, and the extension of our left. The roar use his discretion, determined to retire on Rossville, where they arrived in good order, took postent out rations and ammunition to meet me at Rossville. I determined to hold the position until nisix A. M. on the road about half-way between Rossville and Chattanooga, to cover the movement. Thear of the line of battle, and marched toward Rossville, to endeavor to form a junction with the trooga, he directed me to go out on the road to Rossville, collecting all the troops possible, and repnolds, my left resting on the La Fayette and Rossville road, near McNamus's house, the right thrownearly in the direction of the La Fayette and Rossville road. I found myself the only general officived orders from General Thomas to retire on Rossville, which I did quietly and in perfect order, t[36 more...]
ds, and as long as possible, and if over-powered, to fall back to Rossville, renew the fight there, and then, if he could not sustain himself another route, directed the two brigades to fall back at once to Rossville, get a supply of rations for three days, and hold themselves in rck with General Granger's troops, and remained in the vicinity of Rossville until the sounds of battle in the direction whence I had come att had but a handful left as it retired, toward nightfall, upon the Rossville road, but the men must have done gallant fighting or they would nat it might mean. A longitudinal gap in Mission Ridge admits the Rossville road into Chattanooga Valley, and skirts along a large corn-fieldwas sent by the latter to bring over an ammunition-train from the Rossville road. The train had fallen into the hands of the enemy, but the e army of the Cumberland. At night General Thomas fell back to Rossville, four miles from Chattanooga, around and in which city the army l
the spur of Lookout Mountain, and encamp at Rossville, distant five miles from Chattanooga. Gener Harker, with his brigade, was moved back to Rossville, and by night made a reconnoissance up the Rdirection, while the road to Chattanooga via Rossville is nearly north or south. We hold the riversterly along the Chickamauga and the road to Rossville. On the morning of the nineteenth I rode totain if the main road from Gordon's Mills to Rossville was clear, and if practicable to ascertain i that he had gone to Chattanooga. I rode to Rossville, where I expected to find some troops and toch covered the road leading from Ringgold to Rossville, but was easily made to keep a respectful dit daylight he broke up camp, started back to Rossville, and arrived there at one o'clock P. M. of tgned to him, and held it until he marched to Rossville from the field of battle, at ten o'clock P. st, while halting near Kelly's house, on the Rossville and Lafayette road, I received an order from[17 more...]
is sixty-five miles south-west of Chattanooga, on the Coosa River, at the point of confluence of the Etawah and Estanalsh. The wagon-road from Chattanooga to Rome, known as the Lafayette Road, crosses Mission Ridge into Chickamauga Valley at Rossville, and, proceeding in a south-westerly direction, crosses Chickamauga Creek, eleven miles from Chattanooga, at Lee and Gordon's Mills, and, passing to the east of Pigeon Mountain, goes through Lafayette, distant some twenty-two miles from Chattannt to the rear, and caused the captured banners to be collected to be sent to Richmond, and prisoners to be counted and sent to the rear. He then ordered the troops under arms, and marched them down the Chattanooga road until they came near to Rossville, where Forrest and Pegram were thundering away with their batteries at the retreating enemy, there had them filed to the right, and thrown down the Chickamauga Creek, that they might rest from their fatigues and be in good position to move upon