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North Carolina (North Carolina, United States) (search for this): article 2
steamer S. R. Spaulding, a man was observed paddling across in a small chance from the main land to the Peninsula, and as soon as he reached shore, he proceeded to the quarters of the Twentieth Indiana regiment, and stated that the people of North Carolina had received tidings of the great naval expedition; that it had success in effecting landings at the ports of Port Royal and Beaufort. At the first named place they had experienced no difficulty in landing, as there was but a small settlemen so destructive at Hatteras that the abandonment of the position, except by a gun-boat or two, is seriously contemplated. The fruits of the fine achievement of taking Hatteras have been worse than squandered. To abandon now the Union men of North Carolina, who, accepting the protection we offered them, joyfully gave in their allegiance to the Union, would be a cruelty and a piece of barbarous injustice. A little vigor would even now rid. Pamlico Sound of the rebel steamers, and then, with gun
Beaufort, S. C. (South Carolina, United States) (search for this): article 2
d been received on the main land of the taking of two rebel for's at Port Royal and the landing of a large Union force. Beaufort had also been taken by our troops. No particulars have arrived, but the main fact corresponds with the news receiveement prevailed on the arrival of the news at Norfolk. From the same source we have a rumor that the railroad above Beaufort had fallen into the possession of our troops with an immense quantity of stores. Five deserters, who reached Newporreceived tidings of the great naval expedition; that it had success in effecting landings at the ports of Port Royal and Beaufort. At the first named place they had experienced no difficulty in landing, as there was but a small settlement on the coast; but at Beaufort a considerable fight took place, which lasted for nearly two days. The man stated that he was not a deserter from the rebels, for he would not join them, being a Union man in heart and principle. He seemed to be very intell
York (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 2
Philadelphia, November 11, 1861. --Some what exaggerated, or rather sensational statements have been received therefrom Fortress Monroe, that two fishing smacks took refuge under the guns of the Cumberland. The captains were Baltimorean. They reported that they had been fishing in James river, supplying the rebel troops When they left the report was current that Charleston had been attacked. They state that on Friday last several rebel regiments were sent South from the James and York rivers. The embarkation took place in great haste. The shores of the James river were almost deserted. The news in Washington. Washington, November 11, 1861. --No information from the naval expedition has reached Washington to-day, except what was forwarded from Fortress Monroe, via Baltimore. The expected dispatch boat that has been hourly looked for at Annapolis has not yet arrived. As all the news received up to this time comes through rebel sources exclusively, the Go
Richmond (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 2
stores. Five deserters, who reached Newport News this morning, state that the rebels up James river are in consternation, and also bring the improbable rumor that our troops had advanced up the the Cumberland. The captains were Baltimorean. They reported that they had been fishing in James river, supplying the rebel troops When they left the report was current that Charleston had been attacked. They state that on Friday last several rebel regiments were sent South from the James and York rivers. The embarkation took place in great haste. The shores of the James river were almost James river were almost deserted. The news in Washington. Washington, November 11, 1861. --No information from the naval expedition has reached Washington to-day, except what was forwarded from Fortress Monroe, hundred came in three parties, and were from considerable distances, on the Rappahannock and James rivers. It is understood that the late gale was so destructive at Hatteras that the abandonment
Fortress Monroe (Virginia, United States) (search for this): article 2
The great naval expedition — from Fortress Monroe and Hatteras Inlet. The Northern files conttieth Indiana Regiment, which returned to Fortress Monroe from Hatteras, says that he found it almo. All are now comfortably quartered near Fortress Monroe. Col. Hawkins's New York regiment wireach the vessel. The news by way of Fortress Monroe. Fortress Monroe, Nov, 10. --The Fortress Monroe, Nov, 10. --The steamer S. R. p ulding arrived here from Hatteras Inlet this morning, with the Twentieth Indian Reg1. --Captain Dowell, who arrived at Fortress Monroe with the Twentieth Indiana regiment, giveon to-day, except what was forwarded from Fortress Monroe, via Baltimore. The expected dispatchise was intended to accomplish. From Fortress Monroe--the late sale and the expedition — Talk fitted out. From the New York Times's Fortress Monroe correspondence, dated November 6, we clip of Col. Elder. The New York Herald's Fortress Monroe correspondence, of November 4, says: [1 more...]<
Port Royal (South Carolina, United States) (search for this): article 2
lding arrived here from Hatteras Inlet this morning, with the Twentieth Indian Regiment. Information, said to be from a deserter, who reached the Inlet by a small boat, had been received on the main land of the taking of two rebel for's at Port Royal and the landing of a large Union force. Beaufort had also been taken by our troops. No particulars have arrived, but the main fact corresponds with the news received a few hours since from Norfolk by a flag of truce. Great excitement presoon as he reached shore, he proceeded to the quarters of the Twentieth Indiana regiment, and stated that the people of North Carolina had received tidings of the great naval expedition; that it had success in effecting landings at the ports of Port Royal and Beaufort. At the first named place they had experienced no difficulty in landing, as there was but a small settlement on the coast; but at Beaufort a considerable fight took place, which lasted for nearly two days. The man stated tha
Pamlico Sound (North Carolina, United States) (search for this): article 2
rs. It is understood that the late gale was so destructive at Hatteras that the abandonment of the position, except by a gun-boat or two, is seriously contemplated. The fruits of the fine achievement of taking Hatteras have been worse than squandered. To abandon now the Union men of North Carolina, who, accepting the protection we offered them, joyfully gave in their allegiance to the Union, would be a cruelty and a piece of barbarous injustice. A little vigor would even now rid. Pamlico Sound of the rebel steamers, and then, with gun-boats in the Sound, our camp might be moved from Fort Hatteras to the light-house. It may be a little easier to back out than to go ahead; therefore, since one or the other must be done, back will probably be the policy. Arrival of Contrabands from Smithfield — death of Col. Elder. The New York Herald's Fortress Monroe correspondence, of November 4, says: Twenty-nine contrabands, consisting of twenty-four men, one woman, and four
Beaufort, N. C. (North Carolina, United States) (search for this): article 2
ck of land, on account of loss of camp equipage and stores. Although the men have suffered severe privations, the number on the sick list is very small. All are now comfortably quartered near Fortress Monroe. Col. Hawkins's New York regiment will return by the next trip of the steamer. Those men have suffered mere severely in health than the Indiana regiment. Over one hundred are on the sick list. Capt. Dowell also brings intelligence of the French man-of-war Cantalabria, near Beaufort. She was of about 2,500 tons, and after valuably endeavoring to ride the gale, got aground on a shifting sand bar. Notwithstanding the incessant exertions of her officers and crew she had to be abandoned, and all hands, including officers, soldiers, and seamen, were compelled to find shelter on the shore, as best they could. The vessel was after wards boarded by a detachment, by order of the commanding officer, and blown up. The reason of this proceeding was not known. It was impossi
John E. Bendix (search for this): article 2
mlico Sound of the rebel steamers, and then, with gun-boats in the Sound, our camp might be moved from Fort Hatteras to the light-house. It may be a little easier to back out than to go ahead; therefore, since one or the other must be done, back will probably be the policy. Arrival of Contrabands from Smithfield — death of Col. Elder. The New York Herald's Fortress Monroe correspondence, of November 4, says: Twenty-nine contrabands, consisting of twenty-four men, one woman, and four children, have just been brought down from Newport News, whither they had come from Smithfield. They report numberless rebel soldiers above Newport News, and that they have had plenty to eat; but their stories are not reliable. The death of Lieut. Col. Elder, of the 10th regiment New York volunteers, (Col. John E. Bendix,) has cast a gloom over the members of that organization, inasmuch as that officer had been very energetic and always working for the advancement of his command.
e shortest to get at it, while the guns are similarly stored on another vessel; that the medical stores will not be placed along side of the ammunition, and that no delay of ten days here for a resupply of both will take place, thus imposing on Gen. Wool and the heads of different departments of his command, quite as much labor and anxiety as though they were originally entrusted with the fitting out of the expedition; and all this, too, with not so much as a single line of instruction from Was the existence of the expedition. Let us have no more foundlings. In the space of one week nearly, or quite, one hundred "contrabands" have reported themselves to this Department, and received employment on the terms lately promulgated by Gen. Wool. These terms are $10 a month to each laborer; $2 in cash, his rations, his clothes at the lowest rates, the residue to be a fund against which the maintenance of women, children, and those who cannot labor, is to be charged. At the rate the r
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