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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 836 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 690 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 I. 532 0 Browse Search
John M. Schofield, Forty-six years in the Army 480 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 2. (ed. Frank Moore) 406 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 350 0 Browse Search
Wiley Britton, Memoirs of the Rebellion on the Border 1863. 332 0 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 322 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) 310 0 Browse Search
Col. John C. Moore, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 9.2, Missouri (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 294 0 Browse Search
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earn that a portion of Gen. Hardee's command, heretofore stationed above Pocahontas, Ark., has been moved over to Point Pleasant, Missouri, a place twelve miles below New Madrid, on the west bank of the Mississippi river. The balance of his forces, with the General himself, were to have arrived at the same point yesterday, his purpose, as is understood, being to co-operate with General Johnston's army in Kentucky. The recent series of brilliant successes that have attended our arms in Missouri, resulting in driving the enemy up towards St. Louis, is no doubt the cause of this move, Pocahontas being no longer a position of any great strategic importance. The Lincoln troops in possession of Smithland, Ky. The Nashville Gazette, of Sunday, says: Capt. Ben. F. Egan arrived in our city yesterday, direct from Smithland, and gives us information in regard to the landing of the Hessians, which he witnessed. The steamer Empress came up the Ohio river on Tuesday evening, 24
ecie, prisoners, and property is immense. Nashville, Oct. 1--The Bowling Green correspondent of the Union and American, under date of the 30th ult., says Gen. Buckner is advancing towards the Ohio river and driving the Home Guard before him. It was thought that he would reach Owensboro' on Monday night. The same correspondent says that the advance guard of the army at Bowling Green moved forward on Monday ten miles beyond Green river. Roussean is reported to be retreating. It is reported from Bowling Green to-day that the Hessians have burnt Howeville and Roversport on the Ohio river, and that Gen. Buckner is below the lock at Green river, near Rochester. W. N. Haldeman, of the Louisville Courier, has escaped. He arrived here to-day. Gov. Gamble, of Missouri, has issued a proclamation calling a State Convention, to meet in St. Louis, Oct. 10th. Sir James Ferguson, M. P., and Hon. Mr. Bourke, of England, arrived in this city yesterday, en route for Richmond.
From Missouri.the capture of Lexington confirmed — the Legislature removed there. St. Josephs, Mo., Sept. 25. --Gen. Prentiss arrived on Monday evening, and assumed command of the forces yesterday. Memphis, Oct, 1.--The Chicago Tribune, of the 25th, acknowledges the victory of the Confederates at Lexington to be complete. Col. Mulligan commanded, with 3,500 troops strongly entrenched. His reinforcements were intercepted and driven back. The fight lasted for several days — from the 16th to the 21st. The situation of the Federals grew desperate. Sorties and skirmishes took place constantly. The Home Guard became greatly disaffected, and first raised the white flag. Finally, the Federals held a council and decided to capitulate. Price demanded the unconditioned 1 surrender of the officers. The men were allowed to depart without arms. The Federals marched out to tune of "Dixie." Mulligan shed tears and the men raved, but took the oath not to serve against the Confe
unknown, the general run of people, speculators included, imagine that everything of real necessity is only to be found and only to be had in the North, and especially is this true in regard to meat stuffs. Heretofore a farmer in Tennessee, or Missouri, or Kentucky, would sell his beeves or fat hogs to the Northern speculator, who would have them slaughtered and dressed, and then sent to New York or Philadelphia; and in due course of time the meat stuff thus procured would find its way to Chare has put a stop to this kind of traffic, and hereafter the extreme South will be supplied through the means of railways but recently completed, with meat stuffs direct from fountain sources. It will no doubt surprise many of our readers to learn that, according to the statistics of the "hog crop" of the United States as given in the census report of 1850, the Southern States, including Kentucky and Missouri, raised upwards of twenty millions of hogs against ten millions in the Yankee States.