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Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 3 309 19 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 2 309 19 Browse Search
General Horace Porter, Campaigning with Grant 170 20 Browse Search
J. B. Jones, A Rebel War Clerk's Diary 117 33 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 65 11 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 62 2 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 36 2 Browse Search
William Tecumseh Sherman, Memoirs of General William T. Sherman . 34 12 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 29 3 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 2. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 29 3 Browse Search
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to make will be on his left, and not on his right. There has been no more fighting on General Pickett's lines. The shelling of Dutch gap still continues. It was reported some days ago that from the Howlett battery a steamer could be seen in Butler's canal. This is explained by the correspondent of the New York Herald, who says Butler's steam dredging machine has been sunk by one of our shells. This was the steamer. The Petersburg papers of yesterday morning bring us no news. FromButler's steam dredging machine has been sunk by one of our shells. This was the steamer. The Petersburg papers of yesterday morning bring us no news. From Georgia. A cavalry fight, in which we were victorious, took place in East Georgia on Tuesday. The Yankee cavalry, under Kilpatrick, were attempting to cross the Savannah river, when they were attacked by Wheeler, and, after an obstinate fight, driven back in the direction of Millen, losing very heavily. Kilpatrick himself was at one time so closely pressed as to lose his hat, which was recovered by one of our troopers. This trophy should be laid up in lavender with Pope's coat, Washburne
r Washington the same evening. A shell from a rebel battery recently exploded on board the steam dredging machine in General Butler's canal, and sunk it. Fortunately the canal is so near completion that this loss will not be seriously felt. All thed, a letter says: The Greyhound had been up to City Point, and was on her return when the accident took place. General Butler and his friends were at dinner at the time.--Suddenly the furnace doors flew open and scattered the coals all over thn flames; and notwithstanding every effort to save her, she was burned to the water's edge. Ten horses, belonging to General Butler and staff, were burned to death. Shortly before the accident the Greyhound had received from the steamer Cossack the army mail for General Butler's department, which left Washington yesterday morning, and it is supposed to be lost. From Western Virginia. The Herald has the following about the situation of affairs in Western Virginia: From Martinsbur