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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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ion forces within their borders. A. H. Foote, Flag Officer, Commanding. Proclamation of Com. Foote. Cairo, Feb. 24. --Every thing is quiet at Fort Donelson. The rebels, before evacuating Clarksville, fired the railroad bridge crossing the Cumberland at that point. Commodore Foote has issued the followingre in charge of a detachment of Federal soldiers, under command of Captain Walker, and were sent to Indianapolis by a special train this afternoon. The Fort Donelson prisoners. The St. Louis Republican of the 21st contains the following in regard to the transfer of prisoners, from which it will be seen that the number is bre claimed; and it is reasonable to believe that when the whole truth is known, the number here stated is considerably exaggerated: The prisoners taken at Fort Donelson are arriving rapidly. Ten boats, named below, brought up 10,685--in addition to which about 2,000 have been sent to Chicago by the Illinois Central road. As
Latest from the North. We were yesterday placed in possession of New York papers as late as the 27th of February, from which we make up the subjoined summary of news: The evacuation of Nashville. A Fort Donelson dispatch to the St. Louis Democrat says a boat just from Clarksville reports the evacuation of Nashville. The Union citizens of that place sent a boat to Clarksville, which towed a Federal gunboat for their protection. "The rebels, with Governor Harris, retreated to Murfreesboro'. Gov. H, burned all the State documents before leaving." Gen. Grant has declared martial law over West Tennessee, with the understanding that when a sufficient number of citizens of the State return to their allegiance, and show a desire to maintain law and order over the territory, all military restrictions shall be withdrawn. Postal facilities are extended to Clarksville, and "the mail bags will follow the flag. " Chicago, Feb. 26.--Reports from rebel sources represen
hibition of genuine patriotism and courage in soldier or citizen woman or child, commands the admiration and sympathy of all. What language can describe the emotions of those who fully appreciate the unlike link heroism, with which the patriotic preacher, Rev. Peyton Harrison of Cumberland county, bears the weighty afflictions imposed upon him by this unholy war? At Manassas the flower of the flock cell at the head of his company, and with perfect resignation he bowed to the stroke. At Fort Donelson, another son, Rev. Dabney Cary Harrison, a joint their with his brother Peyton to their father's love, fell while gallantly leading his men in defence of that position. Closely followed upon the telegram of Capt. Dabney Harrison's death the news of his daughter's death came upon him, a lovely young lady, who breathed her last at Brandon, on James river, a day or two since. And yet in the face of this battalion of sorrows he evinced that undying spirit the bulwark of Southern independen
Reported Escape of Gen. Bushrod Johnson--fall of a bridge — Brilliant Dash of cavalry. Atlanta, Feb. 28. --The Confederacy, of this morning, states that Gen. Bushrod Johnson escaped from Fort Donelson, and reached Murfreesboro' last Sunday. Heavy rains have recently fallen, and the roads from Nashville are greatly damaged. Several bridges have been washed away. The railroad bridge over Rock River fell in with a train, killing Lieut. Col. Johnson and wounding several others. Capt. John W. Morgan and a detachment of Confederates dashed into Nashville on Monday and captured twenty-five Yankees.