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Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 1 37 3 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 27 5 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 I. 21 15 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 16 2 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 9, 1861., [Electronic resource] 15 15 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 14 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 12 6 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: November 1, 1861., [Electronic resource] 10 6 Browse Search
Edward Porter Alexander, Military memoirs of a Confederate: a critical narrative 8 0 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies 7 5 Browse Search
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d. Orders were then instantly sent to Colonel Devens to cross four companies to the Virginia she tow-path opposite Harrison's island. Col. Devens, in pursuance of his orders, crossed and prver his return. To distract attention from Col. Devens's movements, and to make a reconnaissance ie of the enemy. Meantime, on the right Col. Devens, having in pursuance of his orders arrived openings in the trees for a row of tents. Col. Devens found, however, a wood in which he concealeommissioned officer and ten cavalry to join Col. Devens, for the purpose of scouring the country neon, he could watch and protect the flank of Col. Devens in his return, and secure a second crossingaving left the shore to go inland, and thus Col. Devens was deprived of the means of obtaining warnch a body of the enemy's cavalry appeared. Col. Devens then fell back in good order on Col. Lee's e the guns on their way arrived. After Col. Devens's second advance, Col. Baker went to the fi[5 more...]