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William Schouler, A history of Massachusetts in the Civil War: Volume 2 1,245 1,245 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 666 666 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 260 260 Browse Search
Brigadier-General Ellison Capers, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 5, South Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 197 197 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) 190 190 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: The Opening Battles. Volume 1. 93 93 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 8: Soldier Life and Secret Service. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 88 88 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 30. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 82 82 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 79 79 Browse Search
Hon. J. L. M. Curry , LL.D., William Robertson Garrett , A. M. , Ph.D., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 1.1, Legal Justification of the South in secession, The South as a factor in the territorial expansion of the United States (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 75 75 Browse Search
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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book I:—the American army. (search)
teenth century. AT the beginning of the year 1861 one of those acts of violence which ambitious md sketch what the American army was previous to 1861. Although the Americans were not a military peeen that the States which defended the Union in 1861 are those that had made the greatest sacrificespunishments were frequent and severe. When, in 1861, the remnants of the regular army returned to t one citizen about to enlist. In the fall of 1861 the inhabitants of Washington, passing near theusion of regular officers whom he disliked. In 1861 these five regiments were united under the simpur regiments, preserved that organization until 1861, but the number of companies of which they wertion in each corps. We find this department in 1861 under the direction of a brigadier-general. resemble the class in the same service who, in 1861, truly represented the nation in arms, for no eand which was not lost in the great struggle of 1861. It was among the young generation who learned[16 more...]
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book II:—secession. (search)
on the white population of those States which at the commencement of 1861 had set aside the Federal authority; this population, according to tplayed a decided part, there were enlisted in the course of the year 1861 nearly 350,000 men; that is to say, more than one-half of the adult ment to tender his resignation, on the 31st of December. The year 1861 began under the gloomiest auspices. South Carolina had shown that sing this disaster, New Mexico was saved, and during that whole year (1861) the Confederates did not make another attempt to dispute its possesrvice or disabled, it may safely be affirmed that the class which in 1861 contributed exclusively to the recruitment of the army did not exceeement complete, we should add thereto the number of Europeans who in 1861 were between thirty-eight and forty-five years, as well as those whoightly upon the volunteer, even during his term of service, for from 1861 to 1865 his pay was gradually raised from eleven to sixteen dollars
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book III:—the first conflict. (search)
ved by the use of india-rubber cloth; and the advantages of this system to the health of the soldiers in the marshy forests of America were so great that by degrees all the coverlets of the army were replaced by the waterproof poncho, a square piece of cloth with a hole in the centre for the head, worn over the shoulders when it rained, and in the evening spread out upon the damp ground, over which the shelter-tent was pitched. Consequently, the number of these Indiarubber garments, which in 1861 was forty thousand, rose to one million five hundred thousand in 1864; and it has been estimated that, placed alongside of each other, they would have presented a surface of one mile and a quarter square—that is to say, four times as large as the gardens of the Tuileries. The uniforms furnished to the volunteers of various arms were nearly all alike, and this similarity increased in proportion as the outfits which the first regiments had brought from their respective States were replaced b
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book IV:—the first autumn. (search)
the theatre during the latter half of the year 1861. The inveterate animosity of the Abolitionistse presidency of the republic. Subsequently, in 1861, Mr. Lincoln conferred upon him the highest ran great river during the latter part of the year 1861. Winter, by interrupting hostilities, left the chapter we shall bring the history of the year 1861 to a close, with the exception of what concerns the war, and towards the last days of the year 1861, that season, so severe in that part of Americarepare for the new campaign. To bring the year 1861 to a close, it only remains for us to speak of to which Captain Dahlgren gave his name was in 1861 the most powerful arm afloat. Thanks to the indivisions of its task in the course of the year 1861. As we have stated elsewhere, Mr. Davis had she borrowed, Semmes employed all the autumn of 1861 in scouring the Atlantic, carrying everywhere tl agents to Europe about the middle of the year 1861, with instructions to fit out vessels of war, w[4 more...]
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.), Book V:—the first winter. (search)
each other in Missouri at the close of the year 1861. The greatest part of that State was in the hahich protected that vast region. At the end of 1861 the government had sent to Santa Fe General Caners, above mentioned, was reached by the end of 1861. It was with these forces that the Confederate government resisted, during the year 1861, the ill-directed efforts of its adversaries; but when its quarters around Washington at the close of 1861, organizing for the great campaign which was tohaunted by sad memories? Such, from the end of 1861, were the reflections of General McClellan. Hid, these studies had not as yet produced, up to 1861, any experiment which could be considered decisssel with iron-plated sides; but the Gloire, in 1861, had not accomplished anything beyond simple eflads which figured in the war before the end of 1861 met with but little success. We have seen how t Virginia had been the theatre at the close of 1861, the Confederates, weakened and discouraged, ha