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Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 718 4 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 564 12 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 37. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 458 4 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 458 2 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 376 6 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 21. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 306 2 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 280 0 Browse Search
John Esten Cooke, Wearing of the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War. 279 23 Browse Search
J. B. Jones, A Rebel War Clerk's Diary 237 5 Browse Search
Heros von Borcke, Memoirs of the Confederate War for Independence 216 6 Browse Search
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The movements on Richmond--Dispatch from Gen. Lee--the enemy reported to be falling back on the Southside — the cavalry raid. The city was fall of excitement yesterday. As the local forces were all the important intelligence relative to the movement upon Richmond is given below: From Gen. Lee--the enemy again repulsed. The following gratifying intelligence from Gen. Lee was receivedGen. Lee was received at the War Department yesterday: Spotsylvania C. H., Via Guiney's, May 11th. The Honorable Secretary of War: Gen. Grant's army is entrenched near this place, on both sides of the Brook r this point just before us, but were promptly whipped out after a sharp fight by Col. Munford, (Fitz Lee's advance,) killing and capturing quite a number. Gen. Gordon is in the immediate rear of . Arrival of prisoners at Lynchburg. Forty-four officers and 891 privates, captured by Gen. Lee at Parker's Store, on Thursday last, arrived in Lynchburg Saturday afternoon. Among the officer
ap was left open, troops sent to the rear of it, and everything prepared to meet him in front. It is not yet known whether the enemy is bagged. [another Dispatch.] Dalton, May 10. --The enemy cut the railroad below this point and Resaca, yesterday evening. Grigsby's brigade fought them, driving them for four miles, they making a stubborn resistance. The enemy's force is estimated at 10,000, composed of infantry, cavalry and artillery. Wheeler had a sharp engagement with their cavalry on the Cleveland road yesterday afternoon, driving them and capturing 90 prisoners, including Col. Lagrange, commanding brigade, and ten commissioned officers. The enemy moved last night in the direction of Resaca with a majority of their forces. Our troops are in fine spirits. The Yankees circulated handbills through their command yesterday, stating that Grant had routed Lee, and was marching on Richmond. The prospects are very bright, and no fears are felt for the result.
The Daily Dispatch: May 12, 1864., [Electronic resource], The Combined movement on Richmond — the enemy on the Southside — fight at Chester — the great cavalry raid, &c. (search)
side — fight at Chester — the great cavalry raid, &c. The news Tuesday from Gen. Lee was very meagre. It was positively stated that heavy firing had been heard atand that the sound receded in the direction of Fredericksburg, indicating that Gen. Lee was driving the enemy in that direction. No information of the actual occurreroops early Saturday morning, stating that Grant had gained a great victory over Lee; had driven him twenty miles, and at last accounts was still driving him. This l Monday night, and caught two trains of cars loaded with commissary stores for Gen. Lee's army, drawn by two first class locomotives. These they burnt, and then procd heavy firing was heard in that direction, leading to the supposition that Gen. Fitz Lee's or some other Confederate cavalry had attacked them. Tuesday night ae. Another telegram was received last night at the War Department from Gen. Fitz Lee, stating the enemy's force to be three divisions of cavalry. They are cutt