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Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, The Passing of the Armies: The Last Campaign of the Armies. 181 1 Browse Search
Horace Greeley, The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the United States of America, 1860-65: its Causes, Incidents, and Results: Intended to exhibit especially its moral and political phases with the drift and progress of American opinion respecting human slavery from 1776 to the close of the War for the Union. Volume II. 71 3 Browse Search
Philip Henry Sheridan, Personal Memoirs of P. H. Sheridan, General, United States Army . 44 4 Browse Search
Edward L. Pierce, Memoir and letters of Charles Sumner: volume 3 40 0 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 36 0 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 32 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 28 0 Browse Search
Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 20 0 Browse Search
D. H. Hill, Jr., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 4, North Carolina (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 14 0 Browse Search
General Horace Porter, Campaigning with Grant 10 0 Browse Search
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back slowly toward Five Forks, Griffin's and Crawford's divisions would come in on the Confederate By reason of the delay in moving Griffin and Crawford, the enemy having escaped, I massed the Fifthon the west side of the Gravelly Church road, Crawford's on the east side, and Griffin in reserve behind the right of Crawford, a little different from my instructions. The corps had no artillery pre turned. I therefore intended that Ayres and Crawford should attack the refused trenches squarely, o the front of the return near the angle; but Crawford did not wheel to the left, as was intended. uncture I sent word to General Warren to have Crawford recalled; for the direction he was following lready faced to the left; so, marching across Crawford's rear, he quickly joined Ayres, who meanwhile pieces of artillery, fell into the hands of Crawford while on his circuitous march. The right ngles with the White Oak road, with Ayres and Crawford facing toward the enemy at the junction of th[4 more...]
t of April, General Humphreys's corps — the Second-had extended its left toward the White Oak road, and early next morning, under instructions from General Grant, Miles's division of that corps reported to me, and supporting him with Ayres's and Crawford's divisions of the Fifth Corps, I then directed him to advance toward Petersburg and attack the enemy's works at the intersection of the Claiborne and White Oak roads. Such of the enemy as were still in the works Miles easily forced across Hosition, Merritt drove this cavalry force ill a northerly direction toward Scott's Corners, while the Fifth Corps was pushed toward Sutherland's depot, in the hope of coming in on the rear of the force that was confronting Miles when I left him. Crawford and Merritt engaged the enemy lightly just before night, but his main column, retreating along the river road south of the Appomattox, had got across Namozine Creek, and the darkness prevented our doing more than to pick up some stragglers. The
Black Kettle massacre of Elliott's party relief of Colonel Crawford. The end of October saw completed the most of my athe Nineteenth Kansas Volunteer Cavalry, commanded by Colonel Crawford; eleven troops of the Seventh United States Cavalry, fore winter came on. November I, all being ready, Colonel Crawford was furnished with competent guides, and, after sendities and prepare to move immediately, without waiting for Crawford's regiment, unaccountably absent. Custer was ready to stattributed the delay to the bad weather, and supposed Colonel Crawford had wisely laid up during the worst storms. Further ispiriting defeat, so I sent out scouting parties to look Crawford up and hurry him along. After a great deal of searching,pply, had lost its way. Instead of relying on the guides, Crawford had undertaken to strike through the cafions of the Cimarnt out to the regiment, but before the relief could reach Crawford his remaining horses were pretty much all gone, though th