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Oliver Otis Howard, Autobiography of Oliver Otis Howard, major general , United States army : volume 1 68 2 Browse Search
Comte de Paris, History of the Civil War in America. Vol. 2. (ed. Henry Coppee , LL.D.) 45 1 Browse Search
Alfred Roman, The military operations of General Beauregard in the war between the states, 1861 to 1865 40 2 Browse Search
Southern Historical Society Papers, Volume 7. (ed. Reverend J. William Jones) 34 4 Browse Search
Rebellion Record: a Diary of American Events: Documents and Narratives, Volume 6. (ed. Frank Moore) 27 11 Browse Search
Fitzhugh Lee, General Lee 26 2 Browse Search
Joseph T. Derry , A. M. , Author of School History of the United States; Story of the Confederate War, etc., Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: Volume 6, Georgia (ed. Clement Anselm Evans) 26 4 Browse Search
Ulysses S. Grant, Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant 24 0 Browse Search
William Swinton, Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac 20 4 Browse Search
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Massachusetts in the Army and Navy during the war of 1861-1865, vol. 2 18 2 Browse Search
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ce which could, with prudence, be made public, though we may state that those subjugated commonwealths have not lost any more towns this week. The capture of Stoneman's raiders. Raiding parties are not caught often, and the capture of Stoneman in Georgia is quite interesting reading. He had cut the railroad, and was on hiStoneman in Georgia is quite interesting reading. He had cut the railroad, and was on his way to Macon to liberate twelve hundred Yankee officers confined there. He got within three miles of Macon, and was repulsed and turned back — Unhappily, however, for him,. General Wheeler had sent three brigades of Alabama and Kentucky cavalry in his rear, and when he turned to go back, he found them in his front. They had thut to make another charge, he sent in a white flag, surrendering unconditionally. He and his staff took off their arms and handed them over to Colonel Crew, and Stoneman, sitting down on a log near by, took a good cry. Six hundred of his men surrendered with him, but the rest broke into the woods, where they were followed and pre
tizen before he can be permitted to serve his country. But we shall see. Perhaps even the President may forget his political schemes when there are fifty thousand rebel soldiers on their way down the Valley. From Atlanta — great success of Stoneman — Sherman's position — Opinions of Confederate Generals. Perhaps the best telegram of the season is the following from Louisville, dated the 3d instant: The Nashville Union of to-day says apparently well-authenticated but unofficial information has been received that General Stoneman not only cut the Macon railroad, but defeated the rebel Wheeler at Proctor's creek; that the latter lost from five hundred to one thousand men in the fight, and his dead and wounded fell into our hands. The New York Herald of the 5th, glorifying over this, thus settles Hood's position: His present position, of course, does not protect Atlanta, since Sherman can shell that city. Neither does it prevent our operations now in progress for <