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Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 70 0 Browse Search
Elias Nason, McClellan's Own Story: the war for the union, the soldiers who fought it, the civilians who directed it, and his relations to them. 52 4 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 5. (ed. Frank Moore) 47 1 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 19 1 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) 18 0 Browse Search
John G. Nicolay, A Short Life of Abraham Lincoln, condensed from Nicolay and Hayes' Abraham Lincoln: A History 18 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 18 2 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. 17 1 Browse Search
G. S. Hillard, Life and Campaigns of George B. McClellan, Major-General , U. S. Army 15 1 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 14 0 Browse Search
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Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 16: the Army of the Potomac before Richmond. (search)
ginia. The losses on both sides may be given only in numbers derived from estimates, as McClellan says, no general returns were made until we had arrived at Harrison's Landing, several days afterward. The estimates make the National loss in this battle about 8,000 men, of whom 6,000 were killed and wounded. Among those who were tely after the repulse of the assailants, he issued an order for the victorious army to fall back still farther General McClellan's Report, page 140. to Harrison's Landing, a point on the James a few miles below, and then returned to the Galena. Dr. Grieson's Diary, cited in Greeley's American Conflict, II. 167. This order of Northern Virginia was behind the defenses at Richmond. McClellan made his Headquarters in the mansion at Berkeley, the seat of the Harrison family, near Harrison's Landing, The picture above shows the appearance of the mansion at the time the writer was there, in the spring Westover.--Pope's Headquarters. of 1865, when i
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2., Chapter 17: Pope's campaign in Virginia. (search)
was a problem very important for the Government to have solved, and the President went down to the headquarters at Harrison's Landing July 8 1862. in search of that solution. There he found: the remains of that splendid army greatly disheartened. al councils. Immediately after his arrival at Washington, General Halleck visited General McClellan July 25. at Harrison's Landing, to obtain exact information of the state and prospects of the army there. McClellan at first demanded of Halleck and fresh troops, who had been resting for more than a month. After the first few days succeeding the retreat to Harrison's Landing, Lee's army having fallen back to Richmond, with the exception of a brigade of cavalry left to watch the movements ll of the Army of the Potomac that joined him in active operations--all, he said, of the 91,000 veteran troops from Harrison's Landing which ever drew trigger under my command, or in any way took part in the campaign. . . . Porter's corps, he said, f