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Maj. Jed. Hotchkiss, Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 3, Virginia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 1,296 0 Browse Search
Robert Underwood Johnson, Clarence Clough Buell, Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: Volume 2. 888 4 Browse Search
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Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 470 0 Browse Search
An English Combatant, Lieutenant of Artillery of the Field Staff., Battlefields of the South from Bull Run to Fredericksburgh; with sketches of Confederate commanders, and gossip of the camps. 418 0 Browse Search
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. 404 0 Browse Search
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Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.9 (search)
was General Lee and his three divisions under Longstreet, Hill and Jackson. The latter, it is true, a week before the Seven Days fight begand Jack and his foot cavalry slipped off, and before General Banks (Jackson's quartermaster and commissary general) and his subordinates knew recognized each other and we found that we had struck the head of Jackson's column on its memorable march from the Valley to help General Les we met, but we were under rapid marching orders and had to leave Jackson's men, hoping to see them later. At last our battery reached Gaw coming over the hill to our left and rear the leading brigade of Jackson's Division. I have no recollection previous to this of having hht field, then and now known as the rebel yell, until these men of Jackson's, coming in on a double-quick, passed to the left of our battery ediately, and though the addition of this battery and the whole of Jackson's Division had been pushed against Fitz John Porter's front, so fa
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), The Confederate States Navy and a brief history of what became of it. [from the Richmond, Va. Times December 30, 1900.] (search)
bought at New Orleans in 1861, and mounted two guns. She was burned by the Confederates in Yazoo river in 1863 to prevent capture. Isendiga-Wooden gun-boat, three guns. Burned by the Confederates at the fall of Savannah, December, 1864. Jackson—Tug-boat, bought at Norfolk, 1861, and mounted two guns. She was dismantled and sold in 1862. Kate Bruce—Wooden schooner, bought in 1861 to convert into a gun-boat, but before completion she was sunk as an obstruction in the Chattahoochie riams for local defense, and put them under command of Captain J. Edward Montgomery. They were bravely fought and were sunk in battle at Memphis and New Orleans. They were not attached to the Confederate States Navy. They were the Warrior, Stonewall Jackson, Resolute, Defiance, Breckenridge, Van Horn, Price, Bragg, Lovell, Sumter, Beauregard, Jeff. Thompson. Little Rebel, Governor Mooore, Quitman, and possibly three or four others. There were in the Confederate States Navy at Richmond three
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.18 (search)
Company A, of the 27th Virginia Regiment, of the old Stonewall Brigade, which fought with such desperate valor at the first battle of Manassas, was honored by General Jackson in his having had it transformed into an artillery company and assigned to duty under himself, in the Valley of Virginia, when he was sent there in chief commtown, and onward as artillery until a fatal shot struck him down at Cedar Mountain, his death ensuing therefrom. He was a military cadet, under Major (Stonewall) Jackson, at the Virginia Military Institute, and this will account for his company's being one of the best drilled and disciplined companies in all the old Stonewall Brigcivil engineers, to which is attributed the fact of our doing such fine execution and making there so proud a name. At the first shot of the first gun there, General Jackson, who was seated on his horse only a few paces distant, clapped together his hands vehemently and exclaimed: Good! Good! What a glorious time was that for th
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), chapter 1.28 (search)
e the Confederate works, but were repulsed, with heavy loss. As the winter came on the Confederate troops fell back to Alleghany and Crab Bottom and fortified. On the 13th of December the Federals made a night attack on Colonel Edward Johnson's camp. They were repulsed with heavy loss. No more fighting occurred on this line during the winter. In the spring the company reorganized, and on the 12th of May was engaged in the bloody battle of McDowell. From this date it was a part of Stonewall Jackson's command 'till his death, and participated in all the great battles of the Army of Northern Virginia until the surrender at Appomattox. The roster. Captain—Joseph L. Shelton, dead. First Lieutenant—John W. Graves, dead. Second Lieutenant—Thomas M. Fowler, wounded, lost arm. Third Lieutenant—John S. Fowler, killed. First Sergeant—Benjamin Turner. Second Sergeant—John Shelton Anderson, afterwards captain, killed. Third Sergeant—John Woodson. Fourth Se
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), A Sketch of the life and career of Hunter Holmes McGuire, M. D., Ll. D. (search)
bstetrical Society of Philadelphia, and of the medical societies of various States, among which may be mentioned Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, and Texas. He was the only surgeon in this country who ever tied the aorta. He operated fifty-seven times for stone in the bladder after his return to Richmond. He had contributed numerous articles to various journals on gunshot wounds, diseases of the bladder, ovariotomy, etc., besides a detailed account of the Last Wound of General Stonewall Jackson; His Last Moments and Death. Work for true histories. Dr. McGuire's service to the Confederacy did not end with Appomattox. He had lately distinguished himself as Chairman of the History Committee, having succeeded Colonel W. L. Royall about two years ago. During the past three years Dr. McGuire had done a very fine work in behalf of fair school histories. As Chairman of the History Committee of the Grand Camp of Confederate Veterans he presented a report at the meetin
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), As Surgeon and teacher. (search)
The following papers read before the Virginia Medical Society have been very widely published: Gunshot Wounds of the Peritoneum, Choice of Anaesthecics, Nervous Disturbances Following Urethral Stricture, Formation of Artificial Urethra in Prostatic Obstruction, Gunshot Wounds of the Belly, Relief of Prostatic Obstruction, Twenty-One Cases of Supra-Pubic Cystotomy and Results, Chronic Cystitis in the Female, Drainage in Obstinate Chronic Cystitis in the Female, Last Wound and Death of Stonewall Jackson, &c. Since 1889 Dr. McGuire had given every year a prize of $100 for the best essay by a member of the Virginia Medical Society on an annually announced subject. Dr. McGuire was a great teacher. He loved teaching. He began his career as a professor in the Winchester Medical College, and then as a quiz-master in Philadelphia. He entered it as a Professor of Clinical Surgery in the University College of Medicine, after having been for years the occupant of a similar chair in the
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Dr. McGuire in the Army. (search)
young and so youthful in appearance that General Jackson thought it incredible that he was sent tos chief. Surgeon of great skill. As General Jackson's command grew to be a brigade and then are advanced. From the Army of the Valley General Jackson's command became, the Second Corps of theion of the medical department of his Army General Jackson went with the most scrutinizing inquiry el this period of Dr. McGuire's work than that Jackson knew of all and was satisfied. He was a fahe personal confidence and friendship of Stonewall Jackson. Jackson's confidence in him. Whe as he gave to Dr. McGuire. As long as Stonewall Jackson's name shall live among men, the name of his in unfading honor. After the death of Jackson, Dr. McGuire served with the same loyalty andl Confederate himself. Of the staff of General Jackson, Major Jed. Hotchkiss, the topographical ularly commissioned, who had service with General Jackson, Colonel Henry Kyd Douglas, of Maryland;
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Thomas R. R. Cobb. (search)
wing to a crisis here. A general battle cannot be postponed long. There is no doubt that Stonewall Jackson's army is near Richmond to join us in the attack. (The seven days fight occurred at thi him whenever I go out with my cavalry. July 30.—Large reinforcements are being sent to Stonewall Jackson, and I shall look anxiously for news of an engagement with Pope. Would it not be glorious was one of the best regiments he had and objected to their being taken away. We are now under Jackson, whose headquarters are about two hundred yards from mine. Belle Boyd, the celebrated girl, is at an adjoining house. October 2.—General Jackson told one of his aides the other day that he was anxious to make my acquaintance, so I went yesterday to see him. He was extremely kind and pleasaamp to-day. Stuart has gone into Maryland with I,000 troopers. He sent for 150 of my men, but Jackson had them all out scouting. General Lee has taken pains to show and express his confidence in m
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Gen. P. G. T. Beauregard. (search)
lly defeated McClellan before Richmond two years before. The Confederates had fallen back to the immediate defences of the city, over a greater distance without an effort at decisive resistance, and then assumed a determined offensive, aided by Jackson's wide-swinging flank movement. Jackson, to disengage himself from the enemy in his front, had harder fighting to do than Beauregard, with the reinforcements asked for, would have needed to dispose of Butler; and then had to encounter more of tJackson, to disengage himself from the enemy in his front, had harder fighting to do than Beauregard, with the reinforcements asked for, would have needed to dispose of Butler; and then had to encounter more of the contingencies which in military affairs attend time and distance, before he could place himself in position for the supreme co-operative effort. With Grant along the Chickahominy, but a few hours were needed for Beauregard, moving from Drewry's to be in actual conflict upon his flank. More than twenty years aftewards a distinguished military critic, General Wolseley, of the British army, in a study of the Virginia campaign of 1864, said of Beauregard's proposal: As far as one can judge, it
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 28. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones), Crenshaw Battery, Pegram's Battalion, Confederate States Artillery. (search)
or more, during which time the troops of Stonewall Jackson had embarked on the train for Gordonsvilerals Lee and Longstreet, and it seemed to me Jackson delayed giving battle as long as possible. Hoem is founded upon ever having occurred; General Jackson never seeing or hearing of such a charactk at Fredericksburg to hold Lee in check, and Jackson had drawn up his corps there to meet him. It se of the enemy to deceive our commander, and Jackson was ordered to leave one division behind and to move rapidly towards Chancellorsville. Jackson moved at midnight and soon reached the Tabernforward. Hooker was in his stronghold, and Jackson, after making an ineffectual effort to drive elibly impressed upon my mind. The troops of Jackson consisted of A. P. Hill's, Colston's and Rodeevery evidence of a panic-stricken army. General Jackson then ordered a General advance of the wr so unsuccessfully afterward. How we missed Jackson here! Even the obscure private appreciated t[10 more...]