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[35] Western campaigns: map of theater of, II., 353; important part played by railroads in, III., 255.


Western flotilla

Vi., 214, 218.


Western Sanitary Commission

Vii., 338.


Westervelt, J.,

VI., 320.


Westfield,, U. S. S.

: II., 330; VI., 190, 316.


Westminster Abbey

Ix., 119.


Westover House, Va.,

I., 335.


Westover Landing, Va.,

IV., 229.


Wet Glaze, Mo.,

I., 352.


Wet-plate method of photography, I., 46, 48, 50.


Wharf building

V., 291.


Wharton, G. C.,

X., 319.


Wharton, J. A.:

II., 330; IX., 345; X., 313.


Wharton's cavalry, Confederate, I., 360.


Wharves: construction of, by U. S. Engineers, V., 291.


‘What-is-it’

: soldiers' name for complete moving photographic outfit used by Brady, etc., I., 46; its uses, VIII., 25.


Wheat, C. R.,

I., 362.


Wheat and corn crops in 1861, VIII., 46.


Wheaton, F.,

X., 305.


Wheeler, J.:

II., 168, 170, 326, 328,330, 344, 346, 348; III., 108, 211, 230, 232, 246, 31S, 330, 338, 342; IV., 36, 144. 145, 147, 149 seq., 151; blockhouses garrisoned against raids by, IV., 151, 158, 160, 162, 161, 254, 262, 279 seq., 288 seq.; VIII., 275, 290, 362; IX., 322, 327, 328; X., 249, 268.


Wheeler, J. C.,

V., 65.


When Johnny Comes marching Home.

P. S. Gilmore, IX., 235, 339, 342.


When Lilacs last in the Dooryard Bloom'd,

Walt Whitman, IX., 24, 254.


When this Cruel War is over,

C. C. Sawyer, IX., 235, 350, 351.


Whipple, A. W.:

II., 334; X., 131.


‘Whistling Dick,’

II., 187, 195.


White, D.,

X., 211.


White, E. D.,

X., 24.


White, E. J.:

I., 89; VII., 4, 59.


White, I. H.,

VII., 86.


White, J.,

X., 201.


White, J. L.,

V., 170.


White, M. J.,

I., 362.


White, W. J. H.,

VII., 217.


White House, Va.:

I., 282, 284, 287,313 seq., 319, 324; III., 84, 181; IV., 80; Sheridan's troops crossing Pamunkey river near, IV., 127, 28; VI., 59; wounded at, VII., 311;U. S. Christian Commission at, VII., 342, 343.


White House, Gettysburg, Pa.

, IV., 201.


White House Landing, Va.:

I., 313; III., 82, 91, 92; IV., 220; hospital boats at, VII., 219.


White Oak Church, Va.,

VIII., 243.


White Oak Road, Va.,

III., 284, 344.


White Oak Swamp, Va.:

I., 288, 325, 327, 329, 330, 332, 333, 334, 337, 366; bridge at, III., 324; IV., 87; Glendale, Va., losses at, X., 142.


White post, Va.,

III., 328.


White River, Ark.:

II., 194; VI., 221, 222, 223, 232, 314.


White Sulphur Springs, W. Va.:

II., 342, 344.


White's Ferry, Va.,

IV., 82.


Whitehead,, U. S. S.:

I., 356; III., 318; VI., 316.


Whitemarsh, Ga.,

I., 360.


Whiteside, Tenn.:

railroad bridge across the ravine of running water, II., 317.


Whiteside Valley, Tenn.,

II., 316.


Whitfield, J. W.,

II., 324; commanding a brigade of Texas cavalry, X., 313.


Whiting, C. J.,

IV., 220, 221, 225.


Whiting, W. H. C.:

I., 342; III., 327; VI., 248.


Whitman, W.:

IX., 21, 24, 26, 132, 133, 134, 135, 254.


Whitney, E. T.,

I., 40, 42.


Whittaker, W. C.,

X., 207.


Whittier, C. A.,

VIII., 114.


Whittier, J. G.,

II., 60.


Whittle, W. C.,

VI., 218.


Wickham, W. C.:

III., 158, 160; IV., 98; IX., 343; X., 319.


Wigfail, I.,

T., X., 315.


Wilcox, C. M.:

I., 354; II., 73, 328; IV., 301; IX., 127, 215, 282; X.,282.


Wilcox, Va.,

battery at, I., 119.


Wilcox bridge, N. C.,

III., 344.


Wilcox Landing, Va.:

I., 127; III., 188; telegraph station at, VIII., 351.


Wilder, J. T.,

II., 344; IV., 34.


Wilderness,, U. S. S.,

III., 342.


Wilderness, Va.:

I., 96, 122; II., 106, 272; battle in the, III., 11, 17, 21 seq. 21-50, 28 seq; campaign of 33, 34, 36; battlefield of, III., 39, 40; Confederate breastworks in, III., 41, 43; natural impediments in the battleground of the, III., 45, 47; Union and Confederate dead and wounded after campaign, III., 49; one of the greatest struggles in history, two days fighting in the May, 1864, III., 50, 52; Union and Confederate losses in engagements on both sides, III., 92, 318; IV., 33, 98, 197, 239; V., 21, 27, 54, 214; VII., 154, 230, 268, 270; VIII., 63; Sixth Vermont at, VIII., 65, 173, 175, 177; Orange plank road, VIII., 177; soldiers' graves at, VIII., 177, 191, 204, 246, 329,367; battle of, IX., 139, 155, 261 graves in the, IX., 283; in 1864, X., 61; losses at, X., 124.


Wilderness Church, Va.,

II., 117.


Wilderness Tavern, Va.,

III., 17, 36, 40.


Wiles, Mr.

X., 19.


Wilkes, C.,

VI., 125, 291, 293, 310.


Wilkie, Lieut.

VIII., 115.


Wilkinson, James

Ix., 285.


Wilkinson, John

Vi., 108, 124.


Wilkinson, M. S.,

I., 147.


Willcox, O. B.:

II., 100; III., 90, 282; headquarters at Petersburg, Va., VIII., 243; IX., 266; X.,185, 208.


Williams, A.,

II., 324.


Williams, A. S.:

I., 231 seq., 306; II., 70; III., 347; X., 85, 189,216.


Williams, D. H.,

X., 291.


Williams, H. H., Jr.

VIII., 117.


Williams, J.,

VI., 98.


Williams, J. S.:

I., 354; II., 344; X.,267.


Williams, S.,

X., 49.


Williams, T.:

death of, I., 235, 236 seq., 367; II., 25, 119, 132, 134, 180, 190, 198, 320; X., 133.


Williams, T. H.,

VII., 241.


Williams, Mrs. T. S.,

X., 2.


Williams' Farm, Jerusalem Plank Road, Va.

, III., 324.


Williamsburg, Va.:

I., 266, 268,272, 274, 282, 295, 298, 323, 362, 366; IV., 47; V., 30, 31, 200; VIII., 370 seq.; battle of, IX., 79, 85; losses at, X., 142.


Williamson, J. A.,

X., 205.


Williamson, W. P.,

VI., 140, 144, 154, 155.


Williamson, midshipman, VII., 139.


Williamsport, Md.,

I., 310; II., 60, 340.


Williamsport, Va.,

IV., 76, 82.


Willich, A.,

X., 125.


Willis' Hill, Marye's Heights, Va.

, II., 87, 98.


Williston, S. C.,

III., 342.


Willoughby Run, Pa.,

II., 238.


Wilmington, Del., IV., 328.


Wilmington, N. C.:

I., 94; III., 20, 335, 342; V., 160, 265; VI., 24, 34, 114, 238, 255, 273, 291, 312, 320.


Wilmington Island, Ga.,

I., 360.


Wilmington River, Ga.,

VI., 171.


Wilson, C. C.,

X., 265.


Wilson, D. J.,

VI., 301.


Wilson, F.,

VIII., 327.


Wilson, J. G.,

X., 23, 201.


Wilson, J. H.:

III., 196, 322, 324, 330, 344, 346; IV., 24, 34, 50, 128, 136, 138, 139, 153, 217, 241, 244, 256, 258, 262, 270. 273; and staff, 281, 326, 332; VIII., 185, 196; IX., 247, 343; X., 95.


Wilson, R. B.,

IX., 76, 77.


Wilson, T.:

charge of commissary, VIII., 50.


Wilson, W.,

army scout, VIII., 261.


Wilson, Lieut.

VII., 63.


Wilson Farm, La.,

II., 352.


Wilson's Creek, Mo.

(see also Springfield, Mo., and Oak Hill, Mo.): I., 122, 180, 350, 367; VIII., 102, 103; losses at, X., 142.


Wilson's wharf, Va.,

III., 322.


Winchester, Va.:

I., 139, 302, 304, 306, 307, 310, 360, 364; II., 148, 150, 326, 328, 330, 332, 336; IV., 78, 86; Berryville turnpike, IV., 244, 248; battle of, VII., 228; Sheridan's ride, IX., 70; battle at, IX., 87.


Winchester,’ horse of P. H. Sheridan, name changed from ‘Rienzi,’

IV., 297, 308.


Winder, C. S.:

I., 366; II., 23, 28, 320; X., 149.


Winder, J. H.:

VII., 29, 36, 76, 78, 86, 90, 172, 173, 175, 177, 178, 199, 210.


Winder, R. B.,

VII., 180.


Winder, W. H.,

VII., 192.


Winder, W. S.,

VII., 74, 180.


Winder Hospital, Richmond, Va.

, VII., 284.


Winfield Scott Camp (see Camp Winfield Scott), I., 259.


Wingo's Inf., Confederate, I., 350.


Winnebago,, U. S. S.,

VI., 247, 254.


Winona,, U. S. S.,

VI., 190, 201, 204.


Winslow, E. W.,

IV., 198.


Winslow, F.,

VI., 189.


Winslow, J. A.:

VI., 300, 302; and officers on Kearsarge,, U. S. S., VI., 303, 304, 320.


Winston, J. D.,

VII., 351.


Winter, W.,

IX., 238, 239.


Winthrop, F.,

X., 135.


Wire, tapping of, by telegraphers, VIII., 360-364.


Wirz, H.

VII., 67, 78, 92, 176 seq., 177.


Wisconsin: camp of Twenty-eighth Inf. At Little Rock, Ark.,

II., 343; regiments' uniforms, VIII., 54; response to first call, VIII., 74; contribution of troops in Civil War, VIII., 75; losses during Civil War, VIII., 75; population in 1860, VIII., 75; suffers a financial panic, VIII., 75; troops furnished during Civil War, VIII., 75.


Wisconsin troops: Artillery: First Independent battery of Light Art., V., 43; First Light Art., Baton Rouge, La., VIII., 248; Fourth, III., 318; Seventh, II., 328; Twelfth, III., 332. Cavalry: First, I., 364; II., 320, 332; Second, and staff, I., 247. Infantry: First, I., 348; III., 328, 330, 346; Second, I., 348, II., 336; III., 342; X., 119; losses X., 154; Third, I., 352; II., 25, 336; (Indians), VIII., 75; Fourth, I., 74; II., 320; VI., 234; Fifth, II., 123, 346; Seventh, II., 336;(Indian), VIII., 75, IX., 209, 211; losses, X., 54; Eighth, I., 352, 356; II., 328; III., 330; Ninth (Germans), II., 352; VIII., 75; Eleventh, 1.,368; Twelfth(French Canadians), VIII., 75; Fifteenth (Scandinavian), VIII., 75; Seventeenth (Irish), VIII., 75; Eighteenth, III., 332; Twenty-second, II., 330, 332: Twenty-sixth (German), VIII., 75; losses, X., 154; Thirty-seventh, II., 352; Twenty-eighth, camp at Little Rock, Ark., II., 343, 350; Thirty-sixth, losses, X., 152, 154; Thirty-seventh (Indian), VIII., 75; losses, X., 154; Thirty-ninth, III., 330; Fortieth, III., 330; Forty-first, III., 330; Forty-sixth (German), VIII., 75.


Wise, G. M.,

VII., 319.


Wise, H. A.:

V., 64; X., 4, 321.


Wise's Light Dragoons, VIII., 191.


Wissahickon,, U. S. S.:

VI., 42; Jack-tars on, VI., 42; pivot-gun of, VI., 43, 90.


Wistar, I. J.,

X., 291.


Withers, J. M.:

I., 195, 205; X.,253, 256.


Wives and Sweethearts,

IX., 142 seq.


Wofford, W. T.,

X., 127.


Wolfe, J.,

I., 57.


Wolfe Street General Hospital, Alexandria, Va.

: VII., 235.


Wolseley, Viscount

I., 98; quoted, VIII., 134, 154, 159.


‘Wolverine Brigade,’

VIII., 196.


Women as spies

Viii., 273, 287, 291.


Women's Relief Societies: in Tenn., VII., 247; Relief Society of the Confederate States, Felicia Grundy Porter, President, VII., 247; Southern Hospital work of. VII., 296; Central Association of Relief, VII., 328 seq.; Central Relief Association of New York, VII., 334.


Wood, A. M., VII., 47.


Wood, J. E.,

X., 185.


Wood, J. T, VI., 172, 298, 320.


Wood, M A., VIII., 281.


Wood, R. C.,

VII., 330, 347.


Wood, S. A. M.:

II., 326: X., 255.


Wood, T. J.:

II., 282, 284, 306, 308; IX., 115: X., 181, 198.


Wood, W. P.,

VIII., 282, 289.


Woodberry, S. B.,

VIII., 117.


Woodbury, D. F.,

I., 321.


Woodbury, D. P.,

V., 213.


Woodbury, Tenn.,

II., 330. 332.


Woodbury's bridge, Va.,

I., 278.


Woodford, S. I.,

X., 23.


Woodhull, A. A.,

VII., 23, 224.


Woodruff, W. E.,

VII., 47.


Woodruff's battery, Confederate. I., 350.


Woods, R. M.,

X., 292.


Woods, W. B.,

X., 237.


Wood's Fork, Mo.,

II., 330.


‘Woodsmen of the North,’VIII.,

77.


Woodsonville, Ky.

(see also Rowlett's Station, Ky.), I., 354.


Woodstock, Va.,

I., 306.


Woodward's command, Confederate, II., 322.


Woodward, J. J.,

VII., 223.


Woodward, surgeon, VII., 224.


Wool, J. E.:

I., 364; VII., 100; X., 56, 204.


Woolen Mills. Petersburg, Va.:

ruins of, IX., 4.


Woonsocket, R. I.:

First Rhode Island Infantry recruited in, VIII., 60.


Worden, J. L.,:

I., 358; VI., 36, 111,161, 163, 174, 176, 241, 312, 318.


Work, H. C.:

IX., 168, 178, 180, 183, 342, 344.


Wormley's Creek, Va.:

I., 253, 255,259, 267.


Wounds: antiseptics for treatment of, unknown during the war. VII., 232; character and treatment of, VII., 262, 264; statistics regarding, VIII., 126.


Wragg, T. I.,

VII., 123.


Wright, A. R.,

X., 115.


Wright, G.,

X., 307.


Wright, G. K.,

III., 60.


Wright, H. G.:

III., 56, 58, 64, 67, 68, 72, 73, 74, 75, 84, 86, 88, 146, 148, 156, 158, 162, 293; IV., 159; VIII., 204, 252; X., 183, 202.


Wright, M. H.,

V., 170.


Wright, M. J.:

I., 7, 11, 102; illustrations of scenes within Confederate lines, VIII., 105: X., 7. 27; tabular statement of losses in Civil War, X., 142, 144: some casualties of Confederate regiments, X., 156.


Wright, W. F.,

V., 31.


Wright, W. P.,

V., 29.


Wright, W. W.: II., 125; V., 290, 294, 295, 298.


Wyalusing,, U. S. S.,

III., 318.


Wyatts, Miss.,

II., 344.


Wyeth., A.: IV., 11; quoted, IV., 131, 144 seq., 158, 204; VII., 18; X., 27.


Wyman, J.,

VII., 330.


Wyndham, P.,

IV., 102.


Wyoming,, U. S. S.,

VI., 48.


Wytheville, W. Va.,

II., 342.


Yale University, New Haven, Conn.

, I., 57, 90.Yandell, D. W., VII., 352.Yankee,, C. S. S., VI., 310.


Yankee,, U. S. S.,

VI., 308.


Yantic,, U. S. S.,

III., 342.


Yard, P.,

VIII., 237.


Yates, R.,

I., 174.


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