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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 68 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 30 2 Browse Search
Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army . 28 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 34. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 19 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 35. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 18 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles 18 0 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 17 1 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 12 2 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 12 0 Browse Search
A. J. Bennett, private , First Massachusetts Light Battery, The story of the First Massachusetts Light Battery , attached to the Sixth Army Corps : glance at events in the armies of the Potomac and Shenandoah, from the summer of 1861 to the autumn of 1864. 11 1 Browse Search
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supposed near 100, crossed the Potomac at or near Harper's Ferry, in route as believed for Charlestown. Their object on the line of march was plunder, and we have heard of various depredations committed, as far as they proceeded unmolested. At Halltown, however, they were brought to a stand-point by one of the sentinels of Capt. Henderson, who hailed and fired at them, which was quickly followed by the report of two other sentinels, when the whole clan ingloriously ran. In their retreat, the tss have given loose reins to their licentious and nefarious purposes had not the superior officer, for reasons of discretion, put a stop to their proceedings. On Thursday, in the bread glare of day another posse had the base audacity to visit the residence of Mrs. Henderson, near Halltown, (mother of Capt. H.,) search her house, rifle it of guns, jewelry, &c. On this morning two negroes absconded from her, a man and a boy, no doubt as pre-arranged. Shall such things be longer tolerated!