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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 690 0 Browse Search
Col. John M. Harrell, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.2, Arkansas (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 662 0 Browse Search
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A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.) 174 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. 152 0 Browse Search
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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 I. 142 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 132 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 130 0 Browse Search
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Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley, part 1.4, chapter 1.10 (search)
ouchant panther; I was devoutly thankful that Arkansas was so civilised that my courage was in no feh men untaught in the forms of good society. Arkansas is sometimes known as the Bear State, and manand his favourite song and tune was about the Arkansas traveller, who, losing his way in one of the the proud and sensitive spirit prevailing in Arkansas. The poor American settler, the Irish employonour, and therefore every pedlar or clerk in Arkansas hastened to prove his mettle. At South Beny would fight, to the last man. When the State of Arkansas seceded, then every man and boy would hauch a pestilential place as the swamp-land of Arkansas. But my intentions had come to naught, my chimprisoned me in the fever-and-ague region of Arkansas was rapidly becoming formidable. Man after m their sister in sentiment, habit, and blood, Arkansas was bound to join her sisters, and hasten witid not intend to join the valiant children of Arkansas to fight? and I answered Yes. At my prese[4 more...]
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley, part 1.4, chapter 1.11 (search)
also became distinguished during the war. Our Third-lieutenant was a dandy, who took immense trouble with his appearance, and was always as neat as a military tailor and the laundry could make him. Our Orderly-sergeant was an old soldier of the name of Armstrong, an honest and worthy fellow, who did his duty with more good-humour and good-nature than would have been expected under the circumstances. The privates were, many of them, young men of fortune, sons, or close relations, of rich Arkansas planters of independent means; others were of more moderate estate, overseers of plantations, small cotton-growers, professional men, clerks, a few merchants, and a rustic lout or two. As compared with many others, the company was a choice one, the leaven of gentlehood was strong, and served to make it rather more select than the average. Still, we were only a tenth of a regiment, and, though a fifth of the regiment might be self-respecting, gentlemanly fellows, daily contact in camp with
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley, part 1.4, chapter 1.12 (search)
ot the heart to order it to men who had fought desperately for two days, lying in the mud and rain, whenever not fighting. --D. S. Nine days after the battle of Shiloh, a conscript law was passed by the Confederate Congress which annulled all previous contracts made with volunteers, and all men between eighteen and thirty-five were to be soldiers during the continuance of the war. General T. C. Hindman, our brigade commander, was appointed, fifty days after Shiloh, commanding general of Arkansas, and enforced the conscript law remorselessly. He collected an army of 20,000 under this law, and such as deserted were shot by scores, until he made himself odious to all by his ruthlessness, violence, and tyranny. While at Atlanta, Georgia, in March, 1891, I received the following letter (which is copied verbatim) from old Slate, as we used to call him, owing to a certain quaint, old-mannish humour which characterised him. blue ridge, Ga. March 28th, 1891. dear Sir,--I am anxious
Henry Morton Stanley, Dorothy Stanley, The Autobiography of Sir Henry Morton Stanley, part 2.13, Index (search)
, 353-391; a review of Stanley's work in, 392-408; maps of, 392, 393; South, 482-500; on starting on an expedition into, 532; on the pleasure of travelling in, 532-535; on returning from an expedition in, 535. Ague, 155, 156. Albert Edward Nyanza, the, 370, 371. Albert Nyanza, the, 359. Allen, William, 468. Altschul, Mr., 151-161. America, Stanley's first visit to, 81-215; later visits to, 220-227, 291, 425-428. Anderson, Captain, 345. Anderson, Colonel, Finlay, 228, 237. Arkansas, population of, 156; spirit prevailing in, 156, 157. Arnold, Sir, Edwin, thoughts on his Light of the World, 521. Ashantees, the, 291-295. Ashburton, Lady, 423. Ashmead-Bartlett, Mr., 480. Auckland, Stanley visits, 435, 436. Australia, Stanley visits, 434, 435. Autobiography, Stanley begins, 465. Baker, Mr., the American, 215. Baker, Sir, Samuel White, death of, 462; Stanley's estimate of, 462, 463. Balfour, Dr., Andrew, 407. Balfour, Arthur, 473, 474. Balfour,