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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 355 3 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 1 147 23 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 137 13 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 135 7 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 3. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 129 1 Browse Search
The Annals of the Civil War Written by Leading Participants North and South (ed. Alexander Kelly McClure) 125 13 Browse Search
Robert Lewis Dabney, Life and Commands of Lieutenand- General Thomas J. Jackson 108 38 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 85 7 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 84 12 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 70 0 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: May 13, 1864., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Banks or search for Banks in all documents.

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Red river cotton. --The other day a Yankee dispatch read that Banks had captured forty thousand bales of cotton on the Red river. The truth about the amount captured is contained in the following extract from a letter written in New Orleans to the New York World: One of the most important civil officers of the Government residing here has recently received a letter from Alexandria, from a sufficiently high personage to be reliable, assuring him that all the cotton which may be expected from Red river has already been sent down, and as this is only one hundred and twenty bales the prospect is a poor one. As far as heard from, the torch has been put by the planters to every bale of cotton on the river above that point, which is chiefly attributed to the lawless conduct of the naval part of the expedition, which commenced the work by the indiscriminate destruction of all private property within its reach. The planters are finishing the work on their own account." The
Price are doing their work up nobly on the west side of the Mississippi river. The campaign of Banks in Louisiana has proved a complete failure, and he is represented as having been driven on the nth will remain idle during the spring and summer, as it will be impossible for Lincoln to supply Banks with a new force sufficiently strong to renew the campaign. Gen Price, too, since he has bee now has his hands too full on this side of the river to give much attention to the West, and Gen. Banks will call for reinforcements in vain. The greater probability is, that this individual will bffect upon him in this direction, but nowhere more so than in the West. The great Union slider, Banks, would now seem to be on a big slide himself, and no doubt thinks the ghost of Stonewall Jacksonuisiana. Altogether, the Trans Mississippi Department is in a most promising condition. If Banks is driven on this side of the river, we know of no other Federal troops in Southwestern Louisian