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Paola (Kansas, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
80, 81; in Kansas-Missouri troubles, 79-83; calls mass meeting at Lawrence, 80; demands S.'s removal, 80, 81; friendship with Ewing, 80, 81; Carney's political hostility to, 80-83; speaks at Leavenworth, 81; scheme of retaliatory expedition from Paola, 81-84; interview with S., 81; agrees, but fails, to meet S. at Kansas City, 81, 83; threatens to appeal to the President, 83; speaks at Turner's Hall, 99; ceases hostilities against S., 99; the President's use of, 111, 112; secures the appointme., S. at, 19 Palmer, Maj.-Gen. John M., movement before Atlanta, Aug. 4-5, 1864, 149; mistakes, 149, 150; his national services, 150; S.'s esteem for, 150, 151; Thomas's opinion of, 151 Palmetto Station, Ga., Hood's movement from, 316 Paola, Kan., Lane's scheme of retaliatory movement from, 81-84 Paper money, 532 Paris, France, S.'s mission to, 384-393; speech by S. at the American Thanksgiving dinner, 386, 387; courtesies to S. in, 392 Paris, Tenn., possible movement by Beaur
Augusta (Georgia, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
uth at, 337 Atlanta campaign, the, faults of Sherman's organization in, 122 et seq.; questions of rank in, 150, 151; S. requested to write a critical history of, 162; Thomas's service in, 189; results of, 309; Sherman's tactics in, 340-343 Augusta, Ga., proposed destruction of, by Sherman, 317, 318, 333; Sherman's movement to, 332, 333, 337, 338 Austria, attitude in the Mexican affair, 385 B Bank of South Carolina, effect of brass on the cashier, 17 Baring Bros., 384 Bartlett,47, 348, 357, 358, 443, 479, 543; at Gaylesburg, 326; probable expectations from the Tennessee campaign, 329; joint operations with Grant against Lee, 331 et seq., 337, :347, 348; possible movements against Mobile and Pensacola, 332; movement to Augusta, 332, 337, 338; loyalty, 334; Johnston's negotiations with and capitulation to, 335, 348-353, 355, 356, 360, 361; knowledge of Thomas's character, 336; credited by Grant with his plans and achievements, 337; Lee's army his objective, 337, 347, 3
Shoal Creek (Tennessee, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
27, 328, 334: Halleck, Sept. 25, 1864, 333: Schofield, J. M., Oct. 1864, 165; Dec. 28, 252, 254, 255, 326; May 5, 1865, 370; March 28, 1876, 439, 440; March 29, 440; March 30, 440, 441; May 25, 1876, 445, 453; Dec. 13, 1880, 447; Dec. 14, 448; May 3, 1881, 450,451, 453: Thomas, G. H., Oct. 19, 1864, 191; Oct. 20, 317, 318; Oct. 31, 198; Nov. 1, 320; Nov. 7, 199; Nov. 11, 321, 322; Nov. 12, 288, 301 Sherman, Mrs. W. T., 542 Shiloh, Tenn., attitude of Halleck toward Grant before, 361 Shoal Creek, military movements on, 201 Sierra Nevada, a trip across the, 430 Sigel, Col., Franz, commanding Missouri troops, 37, 38; ordered to Springfield, 37, 38; retreats from Newtonia to Springfield, 38; junction with Lyon and Sturgis, 38; battle of Wilson's Creek, 42, 43, 47; Lyon's confidence in, 43; takes over command from Sturgis, 47; protests against Sturgis's reassuming command, 47 Sinclairville, N. Y., Rev. James Schofield's pastorate in, 1 Sioux Indians, threatened outbreak b
French Broad River (Tennessee, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
, 39-41; charged with sacrificing Lyon, 40; organizes army in Missouri, 48; his character and personality, 48-50; plans for the Army of the West, 49; attitude of the Blair family toward, 49; purchases arms in Europe, 50; vacillation, 50; takes the field in central Missouri, 51; dogmatic orders by, 52; relieved from command of Department of the Mississippi, 54; system of administration in Missouri, 56, 96; proposed dictatorship for, 86; factional troubles under his administration, 95 French Broad River, the, military movements on, 115 Fright on the battle-field, 45 Frost, Brig.-Gen. Daniel M., surrenders Camp Jackson to Lyon, 36 Fugitive slaves. See slavery. Fullerton, Lieut.-Col. Joseph S., battle of Nashville, 263; supports S. in the Thomas dispute, 297 G Gallantry in action, 182 Gamble, Hamilton R., governor of Missouri, 31, 54; character, 54, 55; attitude on slavery and confiscation, 54, 58, 71 et seq.; raises special State militia, 55, 54; F. P. Blair's vie
Athens, Tenn. (Tennessee, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
of, 435, 436 Arnold (U. S. Marshal), in labor riots at Chicago, 498, 501 Articles of War, the 122d article, 151 Artillery, plan to increase the, 487 Artillery School, the, 459, 460 Astronomy, fascination of its study, 28, 29 Athens, Tenn., Stanley at, 319 Atlanta, Ga., incident in siege of, 142; advance on, movements before, siege and capture or, 143, 144, 146, 152 et seq., 163, 231, 247, 299, 303, 304, 310, 326, 341, 342; question of making a lodgment in, 147,148; S.'s opi, 279; Thomas's omission to give proper credit to, for Spring Hill and Franklin, 279; at Pulaski, 252; telegram from Thomas, Nov. 8, 1864, 284, 290; marches from Tullahoma to Pulaski, 288; ordered to tight Hood at Pulaski or Columbia, 290; at Athens, Tenn., 319 Stanton, Edwin M., Secretary of War, 57; orders S., to confiscated rebel property in Missouri, 57; his confiscation order repudiated by the President, 57, 58; rebukes Herron, 64; ignores S.'s request for instructions on the negro enli
Indiana (Indiana, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
ents at, 210, 213, 214; military movements at, 219, 230 Human nature, 428 Hunt, Maj.-Gen. Henry J., suggests the establishment of a light-artillery school, 426, 427 Hunter, Maj.-Gen., David, factional troubles under his administration in Missouri, 95 I Idaho, obstruction of railroads in, 512 Illinois, the Schofield family removes from New York to, 1; Rev. James Schofield's mission work in, 1; the labor riots of 1894, 493 et seq. Independence, Mo., Ewing and S. at, 84 Indiana, a young soldier representative of, 155, 156; to be called on for militia, 322 Indian Bureau, the, the Modoc outbreak and, 435, 436; abuse of its powers, 436 Indian River, Fla., travel on, 19, 23; service on, 19-25; military operations on, 23 Indians, protection against raids by, 426, 428, 435-438; results of broken faith with, 436-438; the problem of restraint of, 487-489; threatened outbreak by, 488; battle of Wounded Knee, 488; enlistment of, 488, 489; allotments in severalty, 4
Rock Springs (Wyoming, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
in its capture, 347; various plans for the capture of, 358; S. commanding at, 395, 397, 400, 418; Grant at Peabody Fund meeting at, 413 Richmond Dispatch, the, quoted, 401 Rifle, the, supersedes the bayonet, 145, 146 Rio Grande, the, Sheridan ordered to, 379; proposed inspection tour by S. to, 380-383 Riots, tactical dealing with, 495, 504, 505 Rives, Judge, declines office of chief justice of Virginia, 396, 397 Roanoke, the river, Sherman's proposed movement to, 334 Rock Springs, Wyo., massacre of Chinese at, 509 Rocky-Face Ridge, military operations near, 124, 126, 129 Rocky Mountains, the, development of the country west of, 491 Roddey, Brig.-Gen. Philip D., on the Tennessee, 318 Rolla, Mo., military movements near, 37, 38, 40, 42, 47, 48, 65; retreat from Wilson's Creek to, 47, 48 Rollins, James S., memorandum furnished to, by S., 89-91; relates anecdote of Lincoln's reception of a Missouri delegation, 108 Rome, Ga., military movements near,
Dallas, Ga. (Georgia, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
al troubles under his administration in Missouri, 69, 71, 95, 96; strength in Missouri and Kansas, 90; appointed to command in Kansas, 112 Custer massacre, the, 489 D Daily Times (of Leavenworth), reports meeting at Leavenworth, 79 Dallas, Ga., military operations near, 129, 130, 316 Dalton, Ga., S. moves from Knoxville to, 120; military operations near, 120, 124-128; battle of, 143; S. at, 161; Hood at, 161; breaking the railroads near, 317, 318 Dana, C. A., Assistant Secreta332, 333; Sherman's apprehensions of interference from, 313; anticipated movement on the Mobile and Ohio railroad, 315; crosses the Coosa, 315, 316; movement from Palmetto Station, 316; probability of his striking for Nashville, 316; movements at Dallas, Cedartown, and Acworth, 316; retreat down the Coosa, 316, 318; Thomas to watch, 317; position near Selma, 318; assembles Georgia militia, 319; Thomas to take offensive against, 319; 320, 325, 326; at Florence and Tuscumbia, 320; Thomas to hold i
Umatilla (Oregon, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
ck River, 196; filling the ranks of, 198, 199, 252-254; ordered to Spring Hill, 210, 211, 214; defense of Nashville, 226; 228; battle of Nashville, 242-247, 291, 292; battle of Spring Hill, 251; ordered to North Carolina, 252, 345, 543; stopped in march to Pulaski, 282; operations in North Carolina, 346 Twining, Capt. William J., aide-de-camp to S., 174; famous ride in North Carolina, 174; scours the Franklin turnpike, 174; death, 174; despatch from Thomas, Nov. 30, 1864, 220 U Umatilla, Ore., a trip to, 430 Union County, reported expulsion of Union families from, 93 Union Pacific Railroad, proposed strike on, 509, 510 United States, the government of law in, 5; the Seminole troubles, 23-25; the compound questions of Union and slavery in, 94, 95; slow progress of civilization in, 365, 437, 438; the proper preparation for war in, 366; interference of the Federal power within the States, 374, 493 et seq.; feeling against French intervention in Mexico, 378; friendship w
Gerry (New York, United States) (search for this): chapter 32
the rank of, 538 Generals, as politicians, 355 Geologists, the God-hating, 9 Georgia, abandoned by Hood, 163, 164, 309, 318, 332, 333; Sherman's plans and operations in, 252, 254, 285, 299 et seq., 314, 316 et seq., 319, 322, 330 et seq., 339, 347 (for specific movements see the names of places); question of Hood's movements in, 299 et seq.; Grant suggests a cavalry raid through, 309; Pres. Davis's threat and promise concerning, 309, 310, 331; Sherman's loss of mastery in, 338 Gerry, N. Y., birthplace of the author, 1 Getty, Maj.-Gen. George W., on board of review of Fitz-John Porter case, 461 Gettysburg, Pa., Federal arming of rebel prisoners captured at, 104 Gillen, Maj.-Gen. Alvan C., disasters in Tennessee, 195 Gold and silver, 532-534 Goldsboro, N. C., Sherman's march to, 339, 346; occupied by S., 346; concentration at, 346, 347 Gordon's Ferry, Tenn., proposal to obstruct roads at, 211 Grand Hotel, Paris, S.'s speech at, 386, 387 Granger, Brig.-
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