court-house, 592; battle of Appomattox
, General George
W. congratulations of, on fall of Fort Donelson
, i., 53.
, topography of, II., 39.
Cumberland, army of the, besieged by Bragg
, i., 4:3.; sufferings during siege, 436; at battle of Chattanooga
. 480, 496, 503, 523, 529; position at
, II. 7; Grant
's confidence in, III., 222; Logan
to take command of, 249.
, the, i., 42; loyalty of the inhabitants of, 426.
danger of Forrest
moving down, II., 233; closed by rebel batteries 239; closed above and below Nashville
Curtis, General N. M.
, at Fort Fisher
, first attack, III., 315-317, 320, 322; second attack, 334, 336, 337, 339 342.
, General George
A., at battle of Cedar creek
II., 95, 97, 98; at battle of Waynesboro
, III., 413; at Dinwiddie court-house, 467-470; at Five Forks
, 485, 486, 493; battle of Sailor's creek, 575; at Appomattox courthouse, 593.
, in command of blockading squadron near Ossabaw, III., 297.
Danville railroad, route and importance of, II., 292; Wilson
's movement against, 403-412; Sheridan
ordered against, III., 442; struck by Sheridan
Davies, General H. E., Jr.
, at Dinwiddie
, III., 468-470; at Painesville
, at Lookout mountain
, i. 451; bombastic speeches in Georgia
, III., 50; imprudent disclosure of rebel plans, 51; orders Kirby Smith
to cross the Mississippi
, 175; visits Hood
's army, 193; unpopularity of, 354; presents Lee
's despairing report to rebel Congress, 403; abandons Richmond
, 529; desertion of his people by, 537; passes through Burksville
, 555; living in a box car at Greensboro
, 627; instructs Johnston
in negotiations with Sherman
, 627, 633; Johnston
's revenge on, 633; capture of, in woman's clothes, 639.
's bridge at, II., 506; Hancock
's movement, July 26, 470; August 14, 506-511; Butler
's movement from, III., 70.
Democratic party, opposition of, to the war, III., 13, 169.
Departments, rearrangement of military, when Grant
took chief command, i., 29-32.
, battle of, III., 467-470.
Dinwiddie court-house, Sheridan
at, III., 453, 456; held by the national forces, 470.
, General John
A., anxiety of, in regard to election in New York, III., 171.
Dodge, General G. M.
, ordered to send reinforcements to Thomas
, III., 240.
, position of, i., 23; operations against, 33-51; capture of, 50; consequences of capture, 55.
Draft, riot in New York on account of, III., 15: enforced, 16.
Drury's Bluff, battle of, II., 244-254.
, course of, III., 178, 205; Hood
's retreat across, 259.
Early, General Jubal A
., at battle of Wilderness
, II., 123; at Spottsylvania
, 140, 143-155, 160-206; sent to Valley of Virginia
419; at Lynchburg
, 420; pursuit of Hunter
, 421, 422; ordered to threaten Washington
, 429; his strength at Staunton
, 430; movement on Washington
, 439; retreat to Valley, 446; at Strasburg
, 450; returns to Potomac, 452 469,492; drives Crook
's column at Kernstown
, 493; sends McCausland
to burn Chambersburg, Pa.
, 493; necessity for defeat of, III., 18; Anderson
and Fitz-Lee reinforce army of, 19; second movement against Washington
, 19-22; movements on Potomac, 22-28; battle of Winchester
, 29; manoeuvres in Shenandoah valley, 84; battle of Tom's brook, 86; battle of Cedar creek
, 91-10; characteristics of, 106-108; retreat from Staunton
, 413; battle of Waynesboro
, 413; capture of entire forces of, 414; removed from command, 414.
, General Thomas
W., at battle of Hatcher
's run, III., 124.
Election, Presidential effect of, on the war, III., 166; rebel machinations in the North
at time of, 170; Butler
sent to New York to preserve order, 171; result of, 171.
Emancipation proclamation, President Lincoln
's, i., 406.
Emory General William
III., in command of Nineteenth corps at Cedar creek
, III., 93 .
Ewell, General R. S
., at battle of the Wilderness
, II., 95; holds south bank of Cumberland river
, III., 242; at fall of Richmond
, 538; sets fire to Richmond
, 538; withdraws his command, 540 , captured at battle of Sailor's creek, 577.
, expedition of, against Vicksburg
, i., 125; runs by Port Hudson
and communicates with Grant
, 179; passes forts at entrance of Mobile bay
, III., 41.
, Cape Fear river
, situation of, III., 307; geography of, 311.