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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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s. A portion of the railroad bridge on the Louisville Clarksville, and Memphis railroad, was destroyed by our troops on Saturday night, the rebels, who were encamped there to protect it, having previously evacuated the place. The fate of Fort Donelson, on the Cumberland river, is likely to be speedily decided after the manner of Fort Henry, A special dispatch received at Cincinnati from Cairo yesterday states that Gen, Grant had surrounded the fort with seven batteries of artillery, and thuld commence shelling it to-day. Gen. Pillow is said to be in command there with 2,000 men. Other reports state that the garrison numbers 8,000, which is probably true, if, as stated, the infantry force which fled from Fort Henry has reached Fort Donelson, The trees for two miles around the fort have been cut down by the rebels in readiness for action, and it is thought that, as there are two small forts and three camps outside the main fortifications, the approaching battle will be far more d
The news from Tennessee. Official and private dispatches, received yesterday, confirm the news of the fight at Fort Donelson, and the repulse of the enemy at every point during the two days excrement. It was supposed that the conflict would be renewed yesterday, and the public await the result with intense anxiety.
Latest from Fort Donelson.serious Damage to the Yankees. New Orleans, Feb. 14. --A private dispatch from Nashville says a dispatch had been received there, from Cave city, from Gen. Johnston, which states that we had 18 killed and 15 wounded at the battle at Fort Donelson. The enemy's loss in killed was from four to five hundred. Gen. Pillow has whipped the Yankees, and their gunboats are materially damaged. Copy of a private Dispatch. Nashville, Feb. 13. --The fight contkilled was from four to five hundred. Gen. Pillow has whipped the Yankees, and their gunboats are materially damaged. Copy of a private Dispatch. Nashville, Feb. 13. --The fight continued all day at Fort Donelson. We repulsed the enemy at all points of our line. The Federal gunboats retired evidently injured. Our loss was small, and our men are in flue spirits — The fight will probably be resumed to-morrow. [The above is merely confirmatory of dispatches previously published]