The Search for Emma's Story: A Model for Humanities

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There are a series of these 10th reunion books. As my home was in the suburbs the outpost picket was on a road near the house, and we could neither go in nor come out of the village, without a pass from the Provost-Marshal. He was a very courteous and kind-hearted man, whom we could respect even though he was an enemy of our country. Letter book, 7 June - 28 November 1862, of General Hospital No. 6, also known as Keen Hospital, in Richmond, Virginia.

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Fredericksburg to Meridian (The Civil War: A Narrative,

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He always wore a flower in the lapel of his coat, which indicated a refinement and delicacy of sentiment not often observed among military men. The collection also includes two letters Mary received from the hospital regarding the death of her husband. Shapley (1838-1888), 1st New York Light Artillery, near Petersburg, Virginia, to his sister Alvira A. Sprague, New York State Adjutant General, concern the organization of the Metropolitan Cavalry Regiment.

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Rebels Resurgent: Fredericksburg to Chancellorsville (Civil

William K. Goolrick

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There are still areas of the battlefield that have never been thoroughly investigated. His citation reads simply "Capture of flag of 65th Virginia Infantry (C. Ranson's Brigade, it fought with the army from the Seven Days' Battles to Fredericksburg, served in North Carolina, then saw action at Plymouth and Drewry's Bluff. Records, 1859-1901, of Company F, 21st Virginia Infantry, and the Company F Association. It felt as if we were walking with ghosts.

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Meade's Breakthrough at Fredericksburg

Don Ernsberger

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It reported 128 casualties during the Seven Days' Battles, 15 in the Maryland Campaign, 88 at Fredericksburg, and 103 at Plymouth. The War Department believed that the destruction of this bridge would impact the ability of the Confederacy to wage war, if completed in conjunction with a major Union victory in Virginia. An unfinished railroad cut between the Union wings was now used to get at more of the II Corps, however Longstreet did not have enough soldiers to complete the victory and most fighting petered out as the sun was setting.

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The Civil War: A Narrative, Volume 2: Fredericksburg to

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Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. While distinctions may be drawn between strategy, operational art and tactics, strategy and operational art are by no means suspended when battle is joined. Company "B" transferred to 173rd New York Infantry September 11, 1862. Donnan, Petersburg, Virginia, regarding the hiring of slaves to work on the railroad. He spent most of November in bed—the diary is understandably silent. The troops were then set at work to extinguish the flames.

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The Greatest Civil War Battles: The Battle of Fredericksburg

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There is frequent mention of former county residents and family members who have moved or are planning to remove to other states. Hickin also discusses events in Fairfax County during the Civil War, including its occupation by the Union Army, its role in the Unionist Virginia government led by Francis Pierpont (1814-1899), and raids by Confederates led by John S. Grant in Tennessee, capturing Fort Henry, and ten days later Fort Donelson. Pope's Campaign, August 28, 1862 A map of northern Virginia showing the area of the campaign of General Pope on August 28, 1862 in the morning of the Second Battle of Bull Run.

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Historic periods of Fredericksburg, 1608-1861

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Dunkelman has woven together a compelling narrative that should fascinate all who are interested in the broader, human implications of the tragic events that occurred at Gettysburg in 1863." These papers include many letters Randall sent to his family while serving in the military during the Civil War. Union front-line commanders had not expected this kind of resistance. Hill's division moved to Port Royal, 18 miles down river; Early's 12 miles down river at Skinker's Neck; A.

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Fighting By Southern Federals

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Although President Andrew Johnson never granted him the official amnesty for which he applied, Lee nevertheless urged the people of the South to work for the restoration of peace and harmony in a united country. Nov 7 Engagement at Rappahannock Station, Va. Susan Larson is a professional journalist who publishes Fredericksburg. It has lingered all these years in memory's hidden shelves because it was treasured in the heart and mind, like the prayers taught by our mothers in the very earliest days of childhood that are never forgotten, like the nursery rhymes and little poems and nurses' tales that live forever in sweetest recollection. time for them to escape.

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U.S. Army Campaigns of the Civil War: The Maryland and

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Letter, 3 August 1863, from William Mickle, artillery headquarters, XI Corps, Union Army, at Catlett's Station, Fauquier County, Virginia, to his parents Henry Mickle (b. ca. 1813) and Elsie Maria VanWormer Mickle (b. ca. 1815) of Schenectady County, New York, regarding his new position as assistant adjutant general at artillery headquarters, his health, slavery, his hiring of an African American, and his family.

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The Civil War A Narrative: Fredericksburg to Meridian

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Second Battle of Petersburg - June 15–18 - Virginia - Confederate victory. The regiment sustained 51 casualties at New Bern, 253 out of the 450 engaged during the Seven Days' Battles, 69 at Second Manassas and Ox Hill, 52 at Sharpsburg, and 86 at Fredericksburg. In conclusion, we will show the disregard for these lessons learned by the leaders of the World War. Lee was not driven from the field, and his army was still unbroken; but he had failed to overthrow his adversary, and his project of successful invasion of tile enemy's country was necessarily at an end.

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