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Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 01/12/2023 - 10:58am
Bulls Run as a Battlefield. – The Camden Journal tells us of a pleasant little conversation which occurred between Col. Kershaw and Gen. Beauregard, on the occasion of a visit to the camp. Talking about the probability of this point becoming famous in the history of the war, Col. K. remarked that the place should […]
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 01/11/2023 - 8:48am
An Incident of the Retreat. – The Richmond correspondence of the Columbia South Carolinian relates the following: On the retreat, a tired Yankee stopped at a farm house and begged for water, Mrs. Thornton, the owner handed him a tumbler, pouring a little brandy into it, as he seemed very exhausted. As she offered it, […]
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 01/07/2023 - 2:16pm
A FALSE STATEMENT POSITIVELY REFUTED. – Dr. Sternberg, Assistant Surgeon, U. S. A., who, after the battle of Bull Run (on Thursday, the 21st instant) remained behind to attend to our wounded, reached this city last evening. On becoming a prisoner of Beauregard, he gave his parole not to attempt an escape for four days, […]
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 01/07/2023 - 2:30pm
George Miller Sternberg at Ancestry George Miller Sternberg at Fold3 George Miller Sternberg at FindAGrave George Miller Sternberg at Wikipedia
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 12/27/2022 - 6:33pm
Texans on a Scouting Expedition. – A correspondent writing from Fairfax Court House to the Charleston Mercury, says: Yesterday Messrs. Thomas Lubbock and Col Terry, of Texas, who had come on to negotiate for the acceptance of a company of Texas Rangers, got up a party and started on a scout. They penetrated to within […]
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 12/27/2022 - 6:52pm
Thomas Salton Lubbock at Ancestry.com Thomas Salton Lubbock at Fold3 Thomas Saltus Lubbock at FindAGrave Thomas Saltus Lubbock at Wikipedia More on Thomas Saltus Lubbock
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 12/27/2022 - 6:58pm
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Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 12/25/2022 - 12:46am
At the commencement of the battle of Bull Run, lieut. Hasbrouck, of the West Point Battery, was riding a little sorrel horse, which was shot three times, and from loss of blood became too weak for further service. He was stripped of bridle and saddle, and turned loose, as his owner supposed, to die. In […]
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 12/25/2022 - 12:48am
Henry Cornelius Hasbrouck at Ancestry.com Henry Cornelius Hasbrouck at Fold3 Henry Cornelius Hasbrouck at FindAGrave Henry Cornelius Hasbrouck at Genealogy.com Hasbrouck Family at Wikipedia
Author: Harry Smeltzer
Posted: 12/24/2022 - 12:03pm
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