of July 1st opened.
Closer to the town and about half a mile west of — it is the now famous Seminary Ridge, so called from a Lutheran theological seminary on it, upon which were located the battle liUpon this ridge the Federal line of battle was formed.
An undulating valley stretches up to Seminary Ridge, a mile distant, and on the elevated tableland between the two runs the Emmittsburg road.
's, and Rodes's divisions, in order named, were located on the curve and through the town to Seminary Ridge from left to right; then came Hill's corps, stretching south, and later, Longstreet's was fongstreet, who, following Hill's corps, joined him, at 5 P. M., the afternoon of July 1st, on Seminary Ridge, where both made a careful survey with glasses of the hostile heights opposite, and, it is p
His right corps chief says he took Pickett, who was to command the charge, to the crest of Seminary Ridge, pointed out the direction to be taken and the point to be assaulted, that he could see the
Schenck, General, mentioned, 143.
Schofield, General John M., joins Sherman, 372.
Scott, General, Winfield, mentioned, 19, 33, 40, 44, 46; notice of, 48; mentioned, 52, 54, 85, 101, 103, 105, 176; autobiography, 374; mentioned, 423.
Seceding States, the, 84.
Second United States Cavalry, 54, 56, 58.
Seddon's dispatch from Lee, 368.
Sedgwick, General, John, mentioned, 212, 213, 244, 247; at Chancellorsville, 255, 256; mentioned, 318, 319; killed in the Wilderness, 334.
Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, 275, 276, 291.
Seminole War, the, 32.
Seven days battle, 201.
Seven Pines, battle of, 151.
Seventh United States Infantry, 32.
Sharpsburg, the battle of, 208.
Shaw, Mrs., James, mentioned, 14.
Sheridan, General Philip H., notice of, 327; cavalry raid, 343; sent to the Valley, 352; victory at Fisher's Hill, 353; defeats Early, 353; at Five Forks, 377; at Titusville, 383.
Sherman, Senator, John, 103.
Sherman, General William T., at Savannah, 368; marchin