Babcock, Colonel, bearer of order relieving Butler of command, 827.
Badeau, General, in military history of General Grant, 856, 857, 859, 860 ; in Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, 859; character and career, 860; references to, 875.
Bailey, Capt., Theodorus, consulted regarding operations against New Orleans, 359; passes the forts, 365-367; and Lieutenant Perkins first to enter New Orleans, 370; Vice-Admiral suit in prize court, 1010-1012.
Baker, admonition to, Senator from Oregon afterwards General, 175; Colonel defends Butler in Senate, 275; assigned to Butler's command, 276-277.
Ballot law, secret of 1850, 114; Australian criticised, 115.
Baltimore, passage of Sixth Regiment through, 175, 181; occupation of, 225, 237; Butler brings troops to, 694; Convention, 982.
Banks, Gen. N. P., coalitionist leader, 98; failed to collect assessment in New Orleans, 436-437; disobeys Halleck's orders, 459; injustice towards negro volunteers, 495; complains of duties est