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Frederick H. Dyer, Compendium of the War of the Rebellion: Regimental Histories 191 93 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 4. (ed. Frank Moore) 185 3 Browse Search
Colonel William Preston Johnston, The Life of General Albert Sidney Johnston : His Service in the Armies of the United States, the Republic of Texas, and the Confederate States. 182 0 Browse Search
Adam Badeau, Military history of Ulysses S. Grant from April 1861 to April 1865. Volume 1 156 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: The Opening Battles. Volume 1. 145 1 Browse Search
Benson J. Lossing, Pictorial Field Book of the Civil War. Volume 2. 128 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 106 18 Browse Search
Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 103 3 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 84 0 Browse Search
Admiral David D. Porter, The Naval History of the Civil War. 80 0 Browse Search
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e in his recent answer to the petition of the Lyons workmen for relief, and of which we have hitherto had something to say. Importance of the Union Successes in Tennessee. No one has manifested more delight at the news of our recent victories in Tennessee than Senator Andy Johnson, of Tennessee, and Emerson Etheridge, Clerk of the House of Representatives. They have been busy explaining to Senators and Representatives the strategic importance of the acquisition of Forts Henry and Donelson. The possession of these defences not only cuts off the communication between Bowling Green and Columbus, but opens to Federal authority and protection a tier of counties extending along the Tennessee river to Mississippi and Alabama--a corner in which large majorities were cast against secession, and where thousands of Union men are still loyal and ready, if provided with arms, to fight for the maintenance of the Union. Gen. opinion of John. McClellan, In a speech delivered at
The Daily Dispatch: February 14, 1862., [Electronic resource], Address from a South Carolina (?) lady at Albany in Denunciation of the South. (search)
The fight at Fort Donelson commenced.the Federal force 12,000 strong. Nashville, Feb. 12. --P. M.--A dispatch received from Cumberland City, this evening, states that one Federal gunboat appeared in sight of Fort Donelson this morning, and about ten o'clock opened fire on the fort, but without injury to the fort. The sand. When the steamer which conveyed the news to Cumberland city left Fort Donelson, the battle was raging, but no particulars were known. [second DispatchNashville, Feb. 13. --A dispatch was received here to-night, dated at Fort Donelson to-day, at half-past 11 o'clock A. M. It states that the firing of artiller respectful distance. Field artillery are engaged all along the line. Fort Donelson, Feb. 13--2 o'clock and 45 minutes.--The firing has ceased — possibly that and we think they are severely injured. Our men are in fine spirits. Fort Donelson, Feb. 13.--Afternoon. --The day has almost past, and we still hold our own.