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Knight's Mechanical Encyclopedia (ed. Knight) 24 0 Browse Search
Edward H. Savage, author of Police Recollections; Or Boston by Daylight and Gas-Light ., Boston events: a brief mention and the date of more than 5,000 events that transpired in Boston from 1630 to 1880, covering a period of 250 years, together with other occurrences of interest, arranged in alphabetical order 14 0 Browse Search
George Bancroft, History of the United States from the Discovery of the American Continent, Vol. 4, 15th edition. 11 5 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 9, 1864., [Electronic resource] 8 0 Browse Search
John D. Billings, Hardtack and Coffee: The Unwritten Story of Army Life 6 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 II. 6 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 5 5 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: August 10, 1863., [Electronic resource] 5 5 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 4 0 Browse Search
Cambridge History of American Literature: volume 3 (ed. Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939., Erskine, John, 1879-1951., Sherman, Stuart Pratt, 1881-1926., Van Doren, Carl, 1885-1950.) 4 0 Browse Search
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d to cross to the east bank of the Oconee at this point on Wednesday morning, but were met by our troops and driven back. The situation in Georgia is regarded, in official circles, as decidedly encouraging. There is one fact in the campaign which we think should give much ground for hope — the slow progress made by Sherman. He is now in his fifteenth day from Atlanta, and has, as yet, marched only about seventy-five miles, and has not reached one point of strategic importance. Perhaps he does not now, as when he started out on the expedition, feel himself positively master of the situation. We shall hear more from him in the next day or two. From Tennessee. General Breckinridge is doing everything well in Southwestern Virginia and East Tennessee. Since the battle and decided victory over Gilliem, the Yankees have kept remarkably quiet, and remain beyond Bull's gap, sending out only occasionally strong reconnoitering parties, who generally lose more than they gain.
at the enemy were very much disturbed about their situation. They bustled about, worked all day in plain view, fortifying their position, and giving us evidence of their intention to hold the gap in defiance; but the major-general commanding was not to be deceived by these preparations. About 9 o'clock P. M., our whole force moved to the flank and rear of the enemy, through — gap, Vaughn and Duke, with their cavalry, in the front. "So confident were the enemy that our army was still in Bull's gap, and had not suspected their evacuation, they neglected to observe the road leading through L — gap at all. The consequence was, that our cavalry took them completely by surprise and struck their column at Russellville about 12 o'clock at night, cut it in two, and then Vaughn had a chase that has been rarely equaled on this continent. Information was obtained that the wagon trains and artillery were in front, and these things were what our boys hankered for. The moon was at its full, a