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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 888 888 Browse Search
The Atlanta (Georgia) Campaign: May 1 - September 8, 1864., Part I: General Report. (ed. Maj. George B. Davis, Mr. Leslie J. Perry, Mr. Joseph W. Kirkley) 30 30 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 11 11 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 10 10 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 10 10 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 8 8 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 7 7 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 4. 7 7 Browse Search
Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War 7 7 Browse Search
Waitt, Ernest Linden, History of the Nineteenth regiment, Massachusetts volunteer infantry , 1861-1865 6 6 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: may 27, 1861., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for May 26th or search for May 26th in all documents.

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efeat of Abe Lincoln's troops!heavy loss reported.Victory for the Confederate Army!Retreat of the Invaders![special Dispatch to the Richmond Dispatch.] Norfolk, May 26. --There was fighting at Hampton this morning with muskets. The bridge between Hampton and Old Point was burnt last night. [Second Dispatch.] Norfolk,May 26.--Hampton was occupied by Federal troops last night. They landed in boats, the bridge having been burnt. Firing was heard from 2 o'clock till 10 this morning. It is reported that the Federal troops were repulsed with heavy loss, and retired to Old Point. Col. August's or Col. De Russy's Regiment said to have been engaged. [Third Dispatch.] Norfolk,May 26.--P. M.--A heavy battle took place early this morning, just outside of Hampton. Seven hundred of Lincoln's troops reported killed, and fifty of ours killed and wounded. The enemy retreated to Fortress Monroe. The Hamptonians drew Lincoln's men on by an engagement, unti
The Daily Dispatch: may 27, 1861., [Electronic resource], Correspondence of the Richmond Dispatch. affairs in Old Louisa. (search)
From Alexandria.bad condition of affairs.the city under Martial law.great excitement at the North.the late collision.the Hessians defeated at Harper's Ferry. Mannassas Junction, May 26. --Arrivals from Alexandria report that 12,000 Black Republican troops are stationed there, and the Virginia stores, with one or two exceptions, closed. The citizens were leaving as fast possible. The port was open and steamers were making regular trips to Washington. The telegraph was open to Washington. Col. Wilcox, of Michigan, was in command of the Abolition forces. A proclamation had been issued ordering all the liquor stores and bar-rooms to be closed and citizens to be in doors by 9 o'clock P. M. Evidences of bad discipline had been manifested. Several houses had been broken into and robbed. A general order, issued last night by Gen. Scott, stopping all entrance into or exit from the city, caused great inconvenience. The news of Ellsworth's death had crea
From Gordonsville.the late collision.troops Advancing from Alexandria.[special Dispatch to the Richmond Dispatch.] Gordonsville, Va., May 26. --Several of those injured by the collision yesterday, it is reported, have since died. The Richmond train, with troops, seems to have been in fault in leaving the station before the Manassa train arrived. The names of Virginians killed are Gentry and McMullin, of Greene county. One of the South Carolinians has had his legs amputated below the knee. The Federal troops have advanced from Alexandria 500 or 600 strong; perhaps for reconnoitreing only.
From Norfolk. Norfolk. May 26. --All quiet here to-day.