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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 4. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 200 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War. Volume 3. 180 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 158 42 Browse Search
Col. O. M. Roberts, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 12.1, Alabama (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 120 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 1 100 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 8. (ed. Frank Moore) 96 0 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 10. (ed. Frank Moore) 74 2 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 72 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 65 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 2: Two Years of Grim War. (ed. Francis Trevelyan Miller) 49 1 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: May 3, 1864., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Missionary Ridge, Tenn. (Tennessee, United States) or search for Missionary Ridge, Tenn. (Tennessee, United States) in all documents.

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The Daily Dispatch: May 3, 1864., [Electronic resource], From the Peninsula.--the enemy Landing at West Point. (search)
's report. We lay before our readers this morning Gen. Grant's report of his operations around Chattanooga, including the battles of Lookout Mountain and Missionary Ridge. It is a document of great historical interest, is correct in most of its statements, evinces unusual candor and modesty for a Yankee officer, and will do m"Sallust," the principal difference between the two relating to the partial suppression of the fact by Gen. Grant that his left wing was severely repulsed at Missionary Ridge by Hardee, and the claim set up that his pursuing column succeeded in dislodging the Confederates at Ringgold Gap the second day after the battle. The truth is, as was stated by "Sallust," the left wings of both armies were beaten at Missionary Ridge, while the right wings of both were victorious. Had Breckinridge maintained his ground on the left as Hardee did his on the right, the repulse of the enemy would have been complete. In regard to the affair at Ringgold Gap, it is not qu
les of Chattanooga, Lookout Mountain, and Missionary Ridge. Headq'rs military division of the Mishe South Chickamauga and the north end of Missionary Ridge, so far as the same could be made from thga. It also showed that the north end of Missionary Ridge was imperfectly guarded, and that the banossible against one given point — namely, Missionary Ridge, converging towards the north end of it —ade for attacking the enemy's position on Missionary Ridge by Saturday at daylight. Not being provi advance well towards the northern end of Missionary Ridge, and moving as near, simultaneously with gh Chattanooga Valley to the north end of Missionary Ridge. The second day's Contest. On ths of Sherman, was weakening his centre on Missionary Ridge, determined me to order the advance at on— and carry the rifle pits at the foot of Missionary Ridge, and when carried to reform his line in tLookout Mountain, Chattanooga Valley, and Missionary Ridge, were in our possession, together with a [5 more...