age those who sympathized with the South.
Henry A. Wise, once their governor, was made a brigadierrey line, General Loring on this line, and General Wise, supported by General Floyd, on the Kanawhahe troops of the Confederate Generals Floyd and Wise, and was not with the force in General Lee's frt Cross Lane, on the 26th of August, he and General Wise seem to have kept on different sides of theecided to turn his attention to the commands of Wise and Floyd in front of Rosecrans, leaving Generaely inspecting both.
He at once perceived that Wise's position was the strongest and offered the beregret at not finding the commands of Floyd and Wise united, and said it would be the height of impr for him to adopt.
You have spoken, said he to Wise, of want of consultation and concert.
Let that and all will go well.
Just say, then, replied Wise, where we are to unite and conquer or die togerong position.
General Lee, with the troops of Wise, Floyd, and Loring --about eight thousand men —
White House, 164, 167.
White Oak Swamp, 153, 162.
White, Professor, 281.
White, William, of Lexington, 406.
Whiting, General W. H. C., 155. Whittier, Colonel, of Humphreys's staff, 391.
Wickham family, the, 305.
Wigfall, Senator, of Texas, 332.
Wilcox's brigade at Gettysburg, 279-297.
Wilderness, battles of the, 329.
Wilderness tavern, 247, 329.
William and Mary College, 33.
William the Conqueror, 2, 141, 278.
Williams, General, Seth, 262, 389, 390.
Windsor Forest estate, 18.
Windsor, General, Charles, 180.
Wirtz, Captain, trial of, 407.
Wise, General Henry A., 76, xno, 113, 117, 118, 119, 123, 347.
Withers, John, 150.
Wolsey, Cardinal, mentioned, 65.
Wool, General John E., 34, 35.
Worth, General William J., 400.
Wright, General H. G., succeeds Sedgwick, 334.
Yellow Tavern, battle of, 337.
Young Napoleon, 114.
Ziegler's Grove at Gettysburg, 296.
Zook, General, killed at Gettysburg, 302.
ld West Virginia-or at least to prevent the Union forces from penetrating through the mountains in the direction of Staunton — the rebel authorities now sought to repair the Philippi disaster by sending two new commanders to that region Ex-Governor Henry A. Wise, invested with the rank of brigadier-general, to the Kanawha Valley, and General Garnett, formerly a major in the Federal Army, to Beverly, to gather up and reorganize the debris of Porterfield's command, which they also took immediate he was called to a new field of duty at Washington City.
There is not room in this volume to further describe military operations in West Virginia during the remainder of the year 1861.
Various movements and enterprises occurred under command of Wise, Floyd, and Lee, on the rebel side; and under Cox, Rosecrans, Milroy, and other gallant officers of the Union army.
With somewhat fluctuating changes, the rebels were gradually forced back out of the Great Kanawha Valley; and the aggregate result
Virginia, West, 131, 133, 137, 141; vote on Secession Ordinance, 142; organized as separate State, 144 et seq.; map of West Virginia battles, 148; admitted into the Union, 154
Volunteers, first enlistment of, 75; new, called for, 106
Walker, Secretary, 57, 91
Walker, Robert J., 76
Ward, Capt., U. S. N., 38
Warrenton Turnpike, the, 176
Washington, 83; character of, 97; defence of, 98 et seq.; threatened, 101; arrival of the Massachusetts Sixth and New York Seventh regiments at, 103 et seq.; becomes a camp, 106 et seq.
Washington, Fort, 102
West Union, W. Va, 151
Wheeling, 139, 142 et seq.
Wigfall, Senator, 68
Willcox, General O. B., 174
Williamsport, Pa, 157
Williamsport, W. Va., 162
Winchester, Va., 157, 160
Wise, ex-Governor Henry A., 146, 154
Wood, Mayor, Fernando, 71, 76
Woodbury, Captain, cited, 195
Woodruff, Colonel, 131
Young's Branch, 183
Zollicoffer, General, 135
Zouaves, Ellsworth's, 110