History of Lane's North Carolina brigade.
The Gettysburg campaign.
[For General Lane
's report of Gettysburg
, see Vol.
V, Southern Historical Society Papers
, page 41, and for his account of other details see his letter in the same volume, page 38. And for further mention of the operations of this gallant brigade, see the report of their corps commander, Lieutenant-General A. P. Hill
, which was published in our Papers
II, page 222. We regret that our space will not permit us to reprint these documents, even to preserve the continuity of General Lane
's narrative; but we give with pleasure the following letter from the gallant General Trimble
, of Maryland
, under whose immediate eye these brave North Carolinians fought on the third day at Gettysburg