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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 472 144 Browse Search
Benjamnin F. Butler, Butler's Book: Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benjamin Butler 358 8 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events, Diary from December 17, 1860 - April 30, 1864 (ed. Frank Moore) 215 21 Browse Search
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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. 124 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 108 0 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 103 5 Browse Search
Varina Davis, Jefferson Davis: Ex-President of the Confederate States of America, A Memoir by his Wife, Volume 2 97 15 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 1. 92 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. 83 1 Browse Search
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The Daily Dispatch: June 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], From Fortress Monroe--a Yankee account of Doings about there. (search)
From Fortress Monroe--a Yankee account of Doings about there. A New York paper of recent date contains a letter from Fortress Monroe, May 30, from which we make an extract: Matters are going on much in their usual way at this point, and no important movement has been made since my last communication. Col. Allen's regiment disembarked and went into camp yesterday, taking the left of the line, recently occupied by the Vermont regiment. They are now in very comfortable quarters, and Fortress Monroe, May 30, from which we make an extract: Matters are going on much in their usual way at this point, and no important movement has been made since my last communication. Col. Allen's regiment disembarked and went into camp yesterday, taking the left of the line, recently occupied by the Vermont regiment. They are now in very comfortable quarters, and apparently well satisfied with their position. Col. Bartlett's naval brigade were kept on the steamer last night, and this morning placed upon a propeller and disembarked at the camp. It was expected by all, until a very late hour, that the brigade would be quartered in the fort, in order to enable them to be thoroughly drilled in the use of the heavy guns as well as field batteries; but it was finally determined to send them, with the other New York regiments, in camp, and to-day the tro
The Daily Dispatch: June 8, 1861., [Electronic resource], From Fortress Monroe--a Yankee account of Doings about there. (search)
yesterday we copy the following: A flag of truce with a company of refugees from Norfolk and Portsmouth, in charge of Capt. Hunter, V. N., went down to Fortress Monroe yesterday and returned in the evening. We learn through this medium that the U. S. steamer Harriet Lane was very badly injured in her brush with the fort at Pig Point. It has been ascertained that six of her men were sent to the hospital on her return to Fortress Monroe. The number of killed we could not learn. The steamer Alabama, from New York, arrived at Fortress Monroe yesterday, full of troops. The following official announcement of the brush at Pig Point on WednesFortress Monroe yesterday, full of troops. The following official announcement of the brush at Pig Point on Wednesday, has been sent up by Capt. Pegram, of the Virginia Navy, who is in command of the fort: Pig Point Battery, 9 A. M., May 5th, 1861. Sir: We have just had a smart brush with the Harriet Lane and drove her off. I think several shot were put in her hull. The engagement lasted about twenty minutes. The H. L. comm
Submarine batteries. --A correspondent of the Portsmouth Transcript, who signs himself "Vulcan," makes the following proposition: It is possible to destroy every vessel that enters our waters, even between the Capes.-- The means are convenient, and the writer of this will undertake, if desired by the authorities, to plant the inevitable seeds of destruction in any of our rivers, or even between the forts Monroe and Calhoun.
, and the 4th, (First Scott Life Guard,) Col. Taylor, sailed on Monday for Fortress Monroe. The steam frigate Niagara arrived at the mouth of the Mississippi riing made to add to this list with the least possible delay. Later from Fortress Monroe--Col. Bartlett's Naval Brigade. The steamer Georgiana, Captain Pearson, which left Fortress Monroe on Monday evening, arrived here yesterday morning. Among her passengers was Col. Bartlett, of the Naval Brigade, who proceeded on to Wa by three or four thousand more troops. Great activity prevails about Fortress Monroe, and a force of some seventeen or eighteen hundred men are at work in enla from him in the matter. [correspondence of the Associated Press] Fortress Monroe, May 3, 5 P. M -- Only some fifty men of the Naval Brigade returned to Newheir destination, it is stated, has been altered, and, instead of going to Fortress Monroe, as was originally intended, they will proceed to Washington. Rev. Mr. Na
Billy Wilson's cut-throats are to be sent to Fortress Monroe. They may have reached there already. They are fit instruments in the hands of brutal tyrants, to carry on the work of plunder and outrage commenced in that vicinity.