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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 11. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 215 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 17. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 180 0 Browse Search
Colonel Theodore Lyman, With Grant and Meade from the Wilderness to Appomattox (ed. George R. Agassiz) 135 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 29. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 132 0 Browse Search
Robert Stiles, Four years under Marse Robert 100 0 Browse Search
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John Esten Cooke, Wearing of the Gray: Being Personal Portraits, Scenes, and Adventures of War. 87 1 Browse Search
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox 72 0 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 1. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 59 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 22. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 56 0 Browse Search
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General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox, Chapter 36: strategic importance of the field. (search)
roops and the bridge in case the enemy was disposed to dispute our crossing, and await my arrival and further orders. The army being ready for the crossing and move for Knoxville, inquiry was made of General Johnston as to the condition of affairs with the enemy at Chattanooga. In answer he said,--Our scouts report that troops have been sent from Chattanooga to Loudon. They could not learn the number. On the 17th I asked the Richmond authorities for ten thousand additional men, and General Lee, approving our work, asked to have Pickett's division sent, and other detachments to make up the number. On the 19th I was informed from General Johnston's Headquarters that eight trains loaded with troops went up from Chattanooga on the night of the 17th. A telegram came on the 19th from Richmond to say that the additional troops called for could not be sent, and on the same day a telegram from the President ordered me to send General Martin with his cavalry to General Johnston. In
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox, Chapter37: last days in Tennessee. (search)
eet's proposition for campaign approved by General Lee Richmond authorities fail to adopt it Gend for cavalry service. The armies under General Lee in Virginia and General Johnston in Georgia move him to new combinations. In front of General Lee and on his right and left the country had btion I went to Virginia and submitted it to General Lee. He approved, and asked me to take it to t, better prepared to dispute our march. General Lee wore his beard full, but neatly trimmed. Hber following a son was born, and christened Robert Lee. After continuous field service since the 1General Beauregard. I suggested, too, that General Lee be sent to join us, and have command in Ken of Northern Virginia, back to service with General Lee on the Rapidan. The move was made as soon s an official paper. Rebellion Record. General Lee wrote to the Department of the charges,-- Ind all laws and customs of war, and I wrote General Lee that my orders were out to have General Law[9 more...]
General James Longstreet, From Manassas to Appomattox, Chapter 38: battle of the Wilderness. (search)
past and give attention to the future. General Lee had acquired fame as a strategist in his tworthern Virginia, crossed the Rapidan below General Lee's right, and deployed along the south side of Mine Run, but found Lee's line so strong and so improved by field-works that he felt constrainedavoid the strong defensive line occupied by General Lee behind Mine Run, and find a way to draw himth Griffin's and Wadsworth's divisions. General Lee's orders were against a general engagement ore sunrise, just as my command reported to General Lee. My line was formed on the right and left road, and three of Kershaw's on the right. General Lee, appalled at the condition of affairs, thoulonel Venable, of his staff, reported to me General Lee's efforts to lead the brigade, and suggesteeserves to move forward and recover it. General Lee sent General M. L. Smith, of the engineers,pt the lines of troops alongside the road. General Lee did not care to handle the troops in broken[6 more...]