took up its position in the neighborhood of City Point — a district already in the possession of Fea busy night on the river, messages going to City Point and Fort Monroe, and ferryboats and gunboatsit the enemy, some three or four miles f:rom City Point, in a wood, near where the main road crossedr with us, and we found it an hour's trip to City Point.
The river is very pretty, or rather fine, wport, only they are, I think, higher. . . . City Point is a jut of land at the junction of the Appoosencrantz and myself, and made a journey to City Point, distant some twelve or thirteen miles. It wa good share of dust.
Before getting to the City Point road, near Bailey's, we stopped at one Epps'ng never before seen a real, live slave.
At City Point I delivered some despatches at General Grantcketts, at the head of his troops, bound for City Point; and also bound, I much regret to say, for t few minutes came a telegraph from Grant, at City Point, saying that an ordnance barge had blown up,
, management of, 202; wooden, 242.
Carr, Joseph Bradford, 67, 180.
Carroll, Samuel Sprigg, 92, 139.
Casey, Silas, 262.
Castle-Cuffe, Viscount, see O'Connor.
Cattle, stampede of, 275.
Cavada, Adolph, 65, 210.
Cavalry, southern, 125; boastfulness, 346.
Chambliss, John Randolph, Jr., 216.
Chanal, colonel de, 178, 179, 191, 193, 199; love of trees, 195.
Chapin's farm, 233.
Charles City, 156.
Chesterfield station, 122.
Chickahominy River, 157.
Childer's house, 346.
City Point, 163; explosion, 209.
Civilians, visiting, 145.
Clapp, Channing, 23, 241.
Cold Harbor, battle of, 118; described, 140.
Cold Spring, N. Y., sword for Warren, 25.
Collis, Charles Henry Tucky, 247.
Commissioners, Christian, 231, 288.
Comstock, Cyrus Ballou, 81, 126.
Concord, Transcendentalists, 260.
Conscription, Rebel, 132.
Cook, arrest of the, 88.
Cortez, Jose, 23.
Counselman, Jacob Henry, 18.
Coxe, —, 74.
Craig, John Neville,