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Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History (ed. Benson Lossing) 8 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: January 24, 1862., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
Benjamin Cutter, William R. Cutter, History of the town of Arlington, Massachusetts, ormerly the second precinct in Cambridge, or District of Menotomy, afterward the town of West Cambridge. 1635-1879 with a genealogical register of the inhabitants of the precinct. 6 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: March 11, 1861., [Electronic resource] 6 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: December 8, 1862., [Electronic resource] 5 1 Browse Search
Emilio, Luis F., History of the Fifty-Fourth Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry , 1863-1865 4 0 Browse Search
George P. Rowell and Company's American Newspaper Directory, containing accurate lists of all the newspapers and periodicals published in the United States and territories, and the dominion of Canada, and British Colonies of North America., together with a description of the towns and cities in which they are published. (ed. George P. Rowell and company) 4 0 Browse Search
The Daily Dispatch: April 22, 1862., [Electronic resource] 4 0 Browse Search
Lucius R. Paige, History of Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1630-1877, with a genealogical register 4 0 Browse Search
Rev. James K. Ewer , Company 3, Third Mass. Cav., Roster of the Third Massachusetts Cavalry Regiment in the war for the Union 2 0 Browse Search
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Browsing named entities in The Daily Dispatch: December 8, 1862., [Electronic resource]. You can also browse the collection for Samuel Wilson or search for Samuel Wilson in all documents.

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rge threatening Richmond from a different direction. The Latest. Headquarters Army of Potomac, Dec. 3, 3 P. M. --Yesterday morning parts of two companies, in all 60 men, belonging to the 8th Pennsylvania cavalry, under command of Captain Wilson, who were stationed at King George's Court-House, were attacked by about 300 rebels who crossed the Rappahannock in small boats. They crossed at a point some distance this side of the Court-House, thus getting in between this command and the main body of the cavalry. Forty out of the sixty made their escape, and there is reason to believe that more of them will yet return. Capt. Wilson is among the missing. How many were killed and wounded is not known. The enemy left three dead. Citizens living in King George's county, and who had applied for guards to protect their property, were known to be among the attacking party. They doubtless gave the information which led to the attack. The following order was issued to-day by Ge
The Daily Dispatch: December 8, 1862., [Electronic resource], Report of the Yankee Secretary of the Navy. (search)
Abolition prisoners. --Fifty one Abolition prisoners, mostly belonging to the 8th Pennsylvania cavalry, including Capt. Samuel Wilson, of Comply L. of that regiment, were brought to the Libby prison Saturday night. There arrived with the above lot two deserters from the 69th New York, and one from the 5th regiment, same State. The Abolition prisoners of war were captured at Leed's Ferry, in Westmoreland county, Dec. 2d, while on picket duty. They say they were surprised by our men, and surrendered without any resistance. Yesterday 21 Abolitionists, heretofore captured and in confinement at Atlanta, Ga, were brought to Richmond to be paroled and sent North.