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Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 106 8 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 59 59 Browse Search
Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Battles 32 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 10 8 Browse Search
Capt. Calvin D. Cowles , 23d U. S. Infantry, Major George B. Davis , U. S. Army, Leslie J. Perry, Joseph W. Kirkley, The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War 9 9 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Poetry and Incidents., Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 6 0 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 4 0 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 4 4 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) 3 1 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 10. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 3 1 Browse Search
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ed by sickness. The rebels, when they evacuated Columbus, not only went by railroad, but also availed themselves of the facilities offered by twenty transports. The railroad-track was torn up for six miles, and the bridges burned. Where the railroad crosses the Ohio River the bridge was burnt, but what other destruction was accomplished is not yet known. A lady resident informs me that the troops who left by the river were destined for Island Number10, thirty miles below, and for New-Madrid, forty miles distant. The capture of Fort Donelson and occupation of Nashville had disheartened them; and the men, becoming demoralized and reckless, said they would soon be surrounded and starved out, and they would no longer obey the commands of their superiors. Gen. Polk and the officers generally had become unpopular, because, as the troops remarked, they had done nothing but fortify. The town had been fired several times, and was only saved by the untiring exertions and the constant
Doc. 75.-engagement near New-Madrid, Mo. General Halleck's despatch. St. Louis, March 3. it is officially reported that Jeff. Thompson, with a large force of cavalry and artillery, came North from New-Madrid. Our forces advanced from Bird's Point, and met his force at Sykestown. He was pursued into the swamps by tinnati Commercial account. army of the Mississippi in the field, near New-Madrid, Mo., Tuesday, March 4, 1862. Marching orders were issued on Thursday night,nd on Friday morning, February twenty-eighth, the division was on its way for New-Madrid. The roads were in fine order for the infantry, and there was no great diffi Ohio. At night we encamped in order of battle not more than nine miles from New-Madrid. The night was cold, ice forming near an inch thick. We were moving early iich was strongly fortified, and accounted for the presence of the gunboats at New-Madrid. As the line of battle was being formed, a gunboat from the upper part of
headquarters District of the Mississippi, New-Madrid, March 17, 1862. Captain: I transmit the Commanding Confederate Forces. headquarters New-Madrid; March 17, 1862. Brigadier-General Schuyler st division, District of the Mississippi. New-Madrid, Mo., March 15, 1862. Captain: I have the hion the part taken in the late action before New-Madrid by the brigade under my command, consisting ent for the chivalry, strongly intrenched at New-Madrid. We had nothing but a few batteries of light Cairo, they were playing upon the forts at New-Madrid, behind safe breastworks, which the enemy ne. N. Cincinnati Gazette account. New-Madrid, Mo., March 15. On the anniversary of the bty-eighth took up their line of march toward New-Madrid, where the rebels were reported to be fortift and pursuit swept on until they approached New-Madrid, and the remnant of the flying foe sought thy the main column arrived in the vicinity of New-Madrid, and not knowing exactly the position of the[11 more...]
Louis Democrat account. on board the gunboat Carondelet, off New-Madrid, April 5. on the thirtieth of March Com. Foote addressed to Caatteries on the Tennessee shore and Island No.10, until you reach New-Madrid. I assign you this service, as it is vitally important to the capture of this place that a gunboat should be at New-Madrid, for the purpose of covering Gen. Pope's army while he crosses that point to the opulty in rounding with the cumbersome barges, fairly stood out for New-Madrid. The machinery was so adjusted as to permit the escape of the till to be encountered — that of approaching our own batteries at New-Madrid, and making known the colors under which we sailed, before being de certain by a response from the flag-ship. At the fort above New-Madrid the signal was also understood, though a misapprehension had induoting at the boat, and in a few minutes she was in the stream off New-Madrid, where Capt. Walke informed those ashore, with a speaking-trumpet
inite on the subject. Gen. Pope is now advancing from New-Madrid, in strong force, to attack the rear. I am, with gunboa rebels, is said to be lying on the Missouri shore below New-Madrid. The enemy upon the mainland appear to have fled with. General Pope's report. expeditionary force, New-Madrid, Mo., April 9. Major-Gen. H. W. Halleck: The canal acrosaptured and run aground in shoal-water by our forces, at New-Madrid. Our success is complete and overwhelming. Our troop March 18.--General Pope repulsed the gunboat fleet at New-Madrid. A rebel transport, loaded with cannon, reported sunk b reported. April 5.--Transports and barges arrived at New-Madrid. Heavy firing all day. April 7.--Gen. Pope succeeds ver for a distance of twelve miles, extending from above New-Madrid to below Point Pleasant. The Carondelet proceeded to thvered yesterday afternoon floating down the river toward New-Madrid. One of the batteries there fired upon it, but receivin
river from Island No.10 flows north-west to New-Madrid, where it again makes a great bend to the soled Merriweather's Landing, so that opposite New-Madrid also is a long, narrow promontory. From IslIsland No.10 the distance across the land to New-Madrid is six miles, while by river it is fifteen. nville, leaving the whole peninsula opposite New-Madrid between it and the river. This peninsula, taping. Immediately after the reduction of New-Madrid, this subject engaged my attention. The roainsula from some point above Island No.10 to New-Madrid, in order that steam-transports might be broyou which discharges into the Mississippi at New-Madrid, but were kept carefully out of sight of thee ordered the Pittsburgh also to run down to New-Madrid. She arrived at daylight, having, like the ave again recrossed and occupied the camp at New-Madrid, without losing a man or meeting with an acc we were within range. After my return to New-Madrid, Gen. Pope informed me of your intention to [4 more...]