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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 974 0 Browse Search
John Dimitry , A. M., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 10.1, Louisiana (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 442 0 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 288 0 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) 246 0 Browse Search
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.) 216 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. 192 0 Browse Search
William Hepworth Dixon, White Conquest: Volume 2 166 0 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 146 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 144 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 136 0 Browse Search
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Gen. Van-Dorn. The command to which Gen. Van-Dorn has been assigned includes Missouri, (except that portion lying between the Mississippi and St. Francis rivers, which remains under command of Gen. Polk,) Arkansas, Louisiana north of Red river, and the Indian Territory. He has authority, also, to draw troops from Texas. Gen. Van-Dorn left this city on Thursday morning last for. Bowling Green, Ky., where he will report to Gen. Johnston. His headquarters will be established in Northern Arkansas for the present. This appointment is understood to be entirely acceptable to the Missouri delegation in Congress. It does not interfere with or supersede Gen. Price, who remains in command of the Missouri troops. The army possesses no officer better qualified, by personal, and military advantages, for the important position in the West than Gen. Earl Van-Dorn. His acquaintance and familiarity with the people will afford him the facilities of rallying hosts of men, who will take the fi
A Reminiscence. J. K. Duncan, recently appointed Brigadier General from Louisiana, is the same gentleman who was at the head of the military branch of the Vigilance Committee organization in New Orleans, in the charter elections of 1855. He was lieutenant of artillery in the United States Army, and resigned shortly after the Mexican war. Since that period he has been in the engineer service of Louisiana, up to the commencement of the present war, when he was appointed a Colonel of artillLouisiana, up to the commencement of the present war, when he was appointed a Colonel of artillery in the State service. It is a rather remarkable fact that during the period alluded to in 1858, Gen. Duncan, Gen. Beauregard, Capt. Avegus, (of the 13th Louisiana, now at Columbus,) and Gen. McClellan, commander-in-chief of the Federal Armies, were all associated with each other in New Orleans, and engaged in the Vigilance Committee movement Gen. Beauregard was the Democratic candidate for Mayor of New Orleans, and was zealously supported by Gen. McClellan.