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Chapter 28: passage of the fleet by Vicksburg and capture of Grand Gulf.--capture of Alexandria, etc. Plans for running the batteries. the fleet underway. the batteries open fire. the transport Henry Clay sunk. a Grand scene. the batteries run. the fleet anchors below the city. McClernand confronted with Quaker guns. Grant pushes on to Grand Gulf. the Price in front of the batteries. insubordination of McClernand. Grand Gulf described. the gunboats commence the attack. the fight fiercely contested. the Benton's wheel disabled. damages to the vessels. the gun-boats tie up at hard times. burying the dead. the attack renewed. the Confederates stand to their guns. so-called history. Grant's brightest chapter. attack on Haines' Bluff. Captain Walke captures sharpshooters. Grand Gulf captured. Porter confers with Farragut. up the Red River. Fort Derussy partially destroyed. capture of Alexandria. General Banks takes possession up the Black Rive