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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 26. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 1 1 Browse Search
Col. J. Stoddard Johnston, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 9.1, Kentucky (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 1 1 Browse Search
Brig.-Gen. Bradley T. Johnson, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 2.1, Maryland (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 1 1 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies 1 1 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 11. (ed. Frank Moore) 1 1 Browse Search
Jefferson Davis, The Rise and Fall of the Confederate Government 1 1 Browse Search
The Photographic History of The Civil War: in ten volumes, Thousands of Scenes Photographed 1861-65, with Text by many Special Authorities, Volume 1: The Opening Battles. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 1 1 Browse Search
William F. Fox, Lt. Col. U. S. V., Regimental Losses in the American Civil War, 1861-1865: A Treatise on the extent and nature of the mortuary losses in the Union regiments, with full and exhaustive statistics compiled from the official records on file in the state military bureaus and at Washington 1 1 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 1 1 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: October 19, 1863., [Electronic resource] 1 1 Browse Search
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ntain its existence at home, may here be properly added an incident bearing on its foreign relations in the first year of the war. Our efforts for the recognition of the Confederate States by the European powers, in 1861, served to make us better known abroad, to awaken a kindly feeling in our favor, and cause a respectful regard for the effort we were making to maintain the independence of the states which Great Britain had recognized, and her people knew to be our birthright. On November 8, 1861, an outrage was perpetrated by an armed vessel of the United States, in the forcible detention, on the high seas, of a British mail steamer, making one of her regular trips from one British port to another, and the seizure, on that unarmed vessel, of our commissioners, Mason and Slidell, who with their secretaries were bound for Europe on diplomatic service. The seizure was made by an armed force against the protest of the captain of the vessel, and of Commander Williams, R. N., the la
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), Trials. (search)
D. C.; acquitted......April 4-26, 1859 John Brown, for insurrection in Virginia; tried Oct. 29, and executed at Charlestown, Va.......Dec. 2, 1859 Albert W. Hicks, pirate; tried at Bedloe's Island, May 18-23; convicted of triple murder on the oyster-sloop Edwin A. Johnson in New York Harbor; hanged......July 13, 1860 Officers and crew of the privateer Sa-vannah, on the charge of piracy; jury disagree......Oct. 23-31, 1861 Nathaniel Gordon, for engaging in the slave-trade, Nov. 6-8, 1861; hanged at New York......Feb. 21, 1862 Fitz-John Porter tried by military court......1863 C. L. Vallandigham, for treasonable utterances; by court-martial in Cincinnati; sentence of imprisonment during the war commuted to banishment to the South......May 5-16, 1863 Pauline Cushman, Union spy; sentenced to be hanged by a court-martial held at General Bragg's headquarters; is left behind at the evacuation of Shelbyville, Tenn., and rescued by Union troops......June, 1863 For consp
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing), United States of America. (search)
Oct. 12, 1861 Battle of Ball's Bluff, Va.......Oct. 21, 1861 General Scott retires, aged seventy-five......Nov. 1, 1861 Gen. David Hunter, U. S. A., relieves General Fremont at St. Louis, Mo.......Nov. 2, 1861 Battle of Belmont, Mo.......Nov. 7, 1861 British royal mail-contract packet Trent leaves Havana, Cuba, for England, Nov. 7, with Mason and Slidell on board; she is stopped by the United States war steamer San Jacinto, Captain Wilkes, and the envoys taken from her......Nov. 8, 1861 Department of Missouri constituted......Nov. 9, 1861 Department of the Ohio reorganized to include Kentucky and Tennessee, Nov. 9; Gen. Don Carlos Buell assumes command......Nov. 15, 1861 General Halleck assumes command of the Department of Missouri......Nov. 19, 1861 Second session assembles......Dec. 2, 1861 President Lincoln's first annual message to Congress......Dec. 3, 1861 John C. Breckinridge, Kentucky, expelled from the Senate......Dec. 4, 1861 [He had remained
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles, Kentucky, 1861 (search)
SaratogaILLINOIS--9th Infantry (Cos. "B," "H," "I"). Union loss, 4 wounded. Oct. 26: Skirmish, EddyvilleILLINOIS--9th Infantry (Cos. "B," "H," "I"). UNITED STATES--Gunboat "Conestoga." Oct. 29: Skirmish, WoodburyKENTUCKY--3d Cavalry; 17th and 26th Infantry. Union loss, 1 wounded. Oct. 31: Skirmish, MorgantownKENTUCKY--Home Guard. Nov. 7-9: Demonstration on Columbus from PaducahILLINOIS--Thielman's Cavalry; Buell's Battery Light Arty.; 9th, 12th and 40th Infantry. INDIANA--23d Infantry. Nov. 8: Engagement, Ivy MountainKENTUCKY--16th Infantry. OHIO--2d and 21st Infantry. Nov. 9: Action, PiketownKENTUCKY--16th Infantry. OHIO--Battery "E," 1st Light Arty.; 2d, 21st, 33d and 59th Infantry. Union loss, 4 killed, 26 wounded. Total, 30. Nov. 20: Skirmish, Brownsville(No Reports.) Nov. 24-Dec. 5: Exp. from Columbus to CaseyvilleMISSOURI--8th Infantry (3 Cos.). Dec. 1-13: Operations about Mill Springs and SomersetINDIANA--33d Infantry. KENTUCKY--12th Infantry. OHIO--17th and 35th Infan
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles, South Carolina, 1861 (search)
.) Oct. 21-Nov. 7: Expedition to Port Royal, under Gen. T. W. SnermanCONNECTICUT--6th and 7th Infantry. MAINE--8th and 9th Infantry. MICHIGAN--8th Infantry. NEW YORK--1st Engineers; 46th, 47th, 48th and 79th Infantry. NEW HAMPSHIRE--3rd and 4th Infantry. PENNSYLVANIA--50th and 100th Infantry. RHODE ISLAND--3rd Arty. UNITED STATES--Battery "E" 3rd Arty. and U. S. Navy. Nov. 7: Bombardment of Forts Walker and Beauregard, Port Royal HarborUNITED STATES--Navy, "Wabash," "Pawnee," "Susquehanna," "Minnesota," "Mohican," "Bienville," "Seminole," "Pocohontas," "Unadilla," "Ottawa," "Seneca," "Pembina," "Augusta," "Curlew," "Penguin," "Isaac Smith" and "R. B. Forbes." Union loss, 8 killed, 23 wounded. Total, 31. Nov. 8: Reconn. on Hilton Head IslandCONNECTICUT--7th Infantry. Nov. 10-11: Expedition from Hilton Head to Braddock's PointCONNECTICUT--7th Infantry. Dec. 6: Occupation of BeaufortPENNSYLVANIA--50th Infantry. Dec. 17: Skirmish, Chisholm IslandMICHIGAN--8th Infantry (Detachment).
A Roster of General Officers , Heads of Departments, Senators, Representatives , Military Organizations, &c., &c., in Confederate Service during the War between the States. (ed. Charles C. Jones, Jr. Late Lieut. Colonel of Artillery, C. S. A.), Brigadier-Generals of the Confederate States Army, alphabetically arranged. (search)
tevenson, Carter L.Virginia March 6, 1862.Feb. 27, 1862.March 6, 1862. Promoted Major-General October 10, 1862; commanding all troops at Cumberland Gap and its vicinity during the early occupation of East Tennessee. 410Stewart, A. P.Tennessee Nov. 8, 1861.Nov. 8, 1861.Dec. 13, 1861. Promoted Major-General June 2, 1863; commanded 4th brigade, 1st division, Department of the West, composed of the 4th, 5th, 29th, 31st and 33d Tennessee regiments; also in command of a brigade in Cheatham's divisionNov. 8, 1861.Dec. 13, 1861. Promoted Major-General June 2, 1863; commanded 4th brigade, 1st division, Department of the West, composed of the 4th, 5th, 29th, 31st and 33d Tennessee regiments; also in command of a brigade in Cheatham's division, Polk's corps, Army of Tennessee, composed of the 4th, 5th, 19th, 24th, 31st and 33d Tennessee regiments, and Stanford's Light Battery. 411St. John, I. M.Georgia Febr'y, 1865.Febr'y, 1865.  Chief of the Nitre and Mining Bureau; also Second Commissary General. 412Stovall, M. A.GeorgiaGen. B. BraggApril 23, 1863.Jan. 20, 1863.April 23, 1863. Brigade composed of the 40th, 41st, 42d and 43d Georgia regiments, to which were added the 52d Georgia and the 1st Georgia State Line, Army of Tennessee.
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Illinois Volunteers. (search)
the Gulf, to April, 1865. District of LaFourche, Dept. of the Gulf, to July, 1865. Service. Fremont's Campaign against Springfield, Mo., October 21-November 8, 1861. At Ottersville, Mo., till January, 1862. Moved to Lebanon, Mo., January 25. Curtis' advance on Springfield, Mo., January 25-February 11. Pursuit Occupation of Paducah September 6, and duty there till February, 1862. (4 Cos. at Smithland, Ky., till January 25, 1862.) Demonstration on Columbus, Ky., November 8-9, 1861. Reconnoissance from Paducah to Fort Henry, Tenn., January 15-25, 1862. Demonstration on Columbus, Ky., January 25-28. Operations against Fort e, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, to August, 1865. Department of Texas to September, 1865. Service. Fremont's advance on Springfield, Mo., October 13-November 8, 1861. March to Rolla November 8-19, and duty there till February, 1862. Curtis' advance on Springfield, Mo., February 2-13. Pursuit of Price into Arkansa
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Kentucky Volunteers. (search)
Eastern Kentucky, 1st Division, 23rd Army Corps, to April, 1864. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, District of Kentucky, 5th Division, 23rd Army Corps, Dept. of the Ohio, to May, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 23rd Army Corps, to August, 1864. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 23rd Army Corps, to December, 1864. Military District of Kentucky and Dept. of Kentucky to September, 1865. Service. Engaged in operations on borders of Virginia and participated in action at Ivey's Mountain November 8, 1861, before muster. Garfield's Campaign against Humphrey Marshall December 23, 1861, to January 30, 1862. Advance on Paintsville, Ky., December 31, 1862, to January 7, 1862. Occupation of Paintsville January 8. Abbott's Hill January 9. Middle Creek, near Prestonburg, January 10. At Paintsville till February 1. Expedition to Little Sandy and Piketon January 24-30. Cumberland Gap Campaign March 28-June 18. Cumberland Mountain April 28. Occupation of Cumberland Gap
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, Missouri Volunteers. (search)
er, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, Right Wing 14th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to January, 1863. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 20th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to October, 1863. 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, to April, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, to June, 1865. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 4th Army Corps, to August, 1865. Dept. of Texas to December, 1865. Service. Fremont's Campaign against Springfield, Mo., October 4-November 8, 1861. Moved to Rolla, Mo., and duty there till February, 1862. Curtis' Campaign in Missouri and Arkansas against Price February and March. Advance on Springfield February 2-11. Pursuit of Price into Arkansas February 14-29. Battles of Pea Ridge, Ark., March 6-8. March to Batesville April 5-May 3. Moved to Cape Girardeau, Mo., May 11-22; thence to Pittsburg Landing, Tenn., May 23-26. Siege of Corinth May 27-30. Pursuit to Booneville May 31-June 6. At Rienzi till
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories, New York Volunteers. (search)
ber 26-December 2. Battery broken up December 4, 1863, Special Orders No. 538. A, G, O and men transferred to 1st New York Engineers, 5th and 15th New York Independent Batteries, and Battery B to 1st New York Light Artillery. Battery lost during service 5 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 1 Officer and 11 Enlistd men by disease. Total 17. 5th New York Independent Battery Light Artillery, 1st Excelsior Light Artillery. Organized at New York City and mustered in November 8, 1861. Left State for Washington, D. C., November 16, 1861. Attached to Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac, to May, 1862. Unattached, Artillery Reserve, 5th Army Corps, Army of the Potomac, to September, 1862. Reserve Artillery, 5th Army Corps, to December, 1862. Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac, to May, 1863. 2nd Volunteer Brigade, Artillery Reserve, Army of the Potomac, to November, 1863. 1st Volunteer Brigade, Artillery Reserve, to March, 1864. 2nd Brigade
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