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Peace negotiations in Hampton roads, 675.

Peace overtures at Niagara and Richmond, 664-6.

Peck, Gen. John J., repels Longstreet at Suffolk, Va., 367.

Pegram, Gen., routed by Gillmore near Somerset, Ky., 427; wounded at the Wilderness, 568; killed at Dabney's Mill, Va., 726.

Pelouze, Major, severely wounded, 177.

Pemberton, Gen. John C., defeated at Champion Hills, 307; his defense and surrender of Vicksburg, 310-16.

Pender, Brig.-Gen., at second Bull Run, 189; wounded mortally at Gettysburg, 380; 387; 389.

Pennsylvania Reserves, at Gaies's Mill, 157; in White Oak Swamp, 161-2; at second Bull Run, 189.

Pennsylvania, invaded by Lee, 393.

Pensacola, retaken by Union forces, 459.

Perczel, Col., 10th Iowa, repulses Rebels at Iuka, 224.

Perryville, Ky., battle and map of, 219.

Petersburg, Va., Lee's retreat from, 739.

Pettigrew, Brig.-Gen., wounded at Gettysburg, 389; killed at Falling Waters, 393.

Phelps, Gen. J. W., occupies Ship Island, 81; issues proclamation in regard to Slavery, 82; on negro soldiership, 517.

Philadelphia, East Tenn., fight at, 431.

Phillips, Col., killed at Donaldsonville, La., 338.

Phillips, Col. W. A., routs raiders under Standwatie and Quantrell, at Fort Gibson, 454.

Phillips, Gen., charges at the Little Osage, 561.

Pickett, Gen., at Gettysburg, 380 to 387; assaults at Bachelor's creek, N. C., 533.

Pierce, Franklin, Ex-Prest., on the War, 496-9.

Pike, Gen. Albert, commands Indians at Pea Ridge, 27-33.

Pillow, Gen. Gideon J., at Fort Donelson, 47-51.

Pineville, Mo., fight by Col. Catherwood at, 450.

Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., battle of, 58 to 71; positions of Union forces, 59; no intrenchments, 59-60; the Rebel attack; Prentiss's division routed, 61-2; McClernand worsted, 63; Rebels repulsed by Webster's artillery, 65-6; Buell arrives, 67: second day's battle, 67, 68-9; extracts from Buell's report, 66; dispatches from Beauregard, 66; 70; extracts from his report, 60; 67; 69; 70; losses sustained. 70; remarks of “An impressed New Yorker,” 60, 69, 71.

Pleasant Grove, La., Gen. Emory stops the Rebels at, 541.

Pleasant Hill, La., Banks's battle at, 543-4.

Pleasanton, Gen. A., at South Mountain, 196; fights and wins, 203; fights with Stuart, 369; at Gettysburg, 389; at Chancellorsville, 358; successful on the Rapidan, 394; his operations in Missouri, 559.

Plymouth, N. C., Wessells besieged by Hoke in, 533-4.

Pocotaligo, S. C., fight at, 463.

Poe, Capt., Engineers, defends Knoxville against Longstreet, 432.

Polignac, Prince, beaten by A. J. Smith, 551.

political Mutations and results in 1864, 654.

political or Civil history of 1863, 484.

Polk, Leonidas, Bishop and Maj.-Gen., abandons Columbus. Ky., 54; allusion to, 60; at Stone River, 276; at Chickamauga, 415; at Kenesaw Mountain, 629; killed, 629.

Pollard, Edward A., on battle of Pea Ridge, 30; 31; on Indians at, 34; on battle of Prairie Grove, 41; on capture of Fort Donelson, 51; on mob at Nashville, 53; on destruction of property at New Orleans by Rebels, 94; on evacuation of Manassas, 112; on Jackson's force in the Valley, 114; on Rebel strength at Yorktown, 120; on burning of Columbia, S. C., 701; on burning of Charleston, 702; on the evacuation of Richmond, 735.

Pope, Gen. John, in Missouri, 26; flanks Island No.10, 54-5; captures New Madrid and Island No.10, 55; 56; joins Halleck in Mississippi, 71; pursues Beauregard, 72 ; important letter intercepted by, 171; commands the Army of Virginia, 172; address to the Army, 173; makes a diversion in favor of McClellan, 173; at Culpepper, 177; calls for reenforcements, 178; his headquarters surprised, 178; moves toward Centerville, 182; his plans to overwhelm Jackson, 183; tries to turn Jackson's flank, 183; his report of the battle of second Bull Run, 185-6; appeals for rations, &c., 186 defeated at Gainesville by Lee and Jackson, 187; his retreat, 188; his disasters, 189-90; on the causes of his defeat, 192; is succeeded by Gen. McClellan, 189.

Port Conway, Va., Kilpatrick crosses at, 394.

Port Gibson, Miss., Grant crosses near, 303; battle of, 305.

Port Hudson, La., passed by Farragut, 329; Banks invests, 331; assaults, 333-5; surrendered, 336.

Port Republic, Va., fights near, 137; 139.

Porter, Col. P. A., killed at Cold Harbor, 582.

Porter, Col. (Rebel), killed at Hartsville, 447.

Porter, Gen. Fitz John, defeats Rebels at Hanover C. H., 141-2; commands at Gaines's Mill, 155-7; at Malvern Hill, 165; at Gainesville, 182-3-5-6; at Antietam, 208.

Porter, Admiral D. D., in attack on defenses of New Orleans, 83; 89; 97; at Vicksburg, 101; on the Mississippi, 102; 104; passes the batteries of Vicksburg, 301; attacks Grand Gulf, 302; sends gunboats up the Yazoo, 310; occupies Pensacola, 459; captures Fort de Russy, 537; his fleet working down Red river, 547-8; his estimate of losses — both sides — on the Red river, 548; resumes the guard of the Mississippi, 551; his cotton transactions in Alexandria censured, 551-2; at Wilmington, N. C., 709.

Posey, Gen. (Rebel), killed at Centerville, 396.

post, Col., wounded at Nashville. 686.

post of Arkansas, taken by McClernand, 293.

post's brigade, at Nashville, Tenn., 686.

Potomac, scene of operations and importance of the, 171; the enemy's designs on the, 180; recrossed by Jackson, 199; Lee's retreat to the, 391.

Potter, Hon. Elisha R., of R. I., on the War as affecting Slavery, 256.

Prairie D'Anne, Steele's battle at, 552.

Prairie Grove, Ark., battle at, 38-41.

Preble, commander Geo. H., deceived and disgusted, 643.

Prentiss, Gen. Benj. M., 59 ; surprised at Pittsburg Landing, 61; captured, 62; allusions to, 64; 70; 71; defends Helena, 320-21.

Presidential canvass of 1864--its results, 654.

Presidential Election, account of the, 671-2.

Preston, Col., defeats Union levies under Gen. Manson, at Richmond, Ky., 214; at Chickamauga, 422.

Price, Gen. Sterling, 26; abandons Missouri, 27; at Pea Ridge, 28; wounded, 31; allusion to, 35; 67; attacked by Rosecrans, 223-225; unites with Van Dorn, 225; his charge at Corinth, 227-9; at Prairie d'anne, 522; his last Missouri raid, 557; threatens Jefferson City, 559; chased out of Missouri, 561.

Prince, Gen., taken prisoner, 179.

prisoners, exchanged, 272; retaliation, 525.

Pritchard, Lt.-Col., captures Jeff. Davis, 756.

Proclamation, of Lee to Maryland, 193-4; of Gen. Fremont, modified by order of the President, 2.39; of Gen. Sherman to the people of South Carolina, 240; of Gen. Burnside and Corn. Goldsborough to those of Roanoke Island, 244; of President Lincoln emancipating slaves, 253-5; of Gen. Dix, to the people of Virginia east of Chesapeake bay, 241.

Proctor's creek, Ga., fight near, 634.

Pryor, Brig.-Gen. Roger A., on the battle of Glendale, 563.

Pulaski, siege and capture of fort, 457.

Pumpkinvine creek, Ga., fight at, 628.

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