Correspondence between General W.T. Sherman and Major General W.S. Hancock

by William D Potts

Publisher: Thomson Gale

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  • History / Military / United States,
  • History / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
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Number of Pages34
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Open LibraryOL11969936M
ISBN 101432805045
ISBN 109781432805043

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Sherman, U.S. army, and Major General W. Hancock, U.S. army, &c., &c by Hancock, Winfield Scott, Pages: Maj. Gen. Sherman and staff. This view was taken in the trenches before Atlanta, Ga.

1 photographic print on stereo card: albumen ; 8 x 18 cm. | Stereograph showing Major General William T. Sherman, center, leaning on the breach of a cannon, with his staff. Correspondence, letterbooks, speeches, remarks, Supreme Court docket books, manuscripts and proofs of Circuit Court and Supreme Court opinions, Supreme Court assignments, obituary file, family papers, financial and legal records, printed matter, clippings, memorabilia, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Waite's service as U.S.

Supreme Court chief justice. William Tecumseh Sherman ( ) was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil War ( 65), for which he received recognition for his outstanding command of military strategy as well as criticism for the harshness of the "scorched earth" policies that he implemented in conducting total war against the /5(8).

Authorizing and directing the Librarian of Congress, subject to the supervision and authority of a federal, civilian, or military agency, to proceed with the construction of the Library of Congress Mass Book Deacidification Facility, and for other purpose.

Correspondence between General Grant and Major General Hancock, ([New Orleans, ]), by Winfield Scott Hancock (page images at HathiTrust) Correspondence between General Pope, commanding Military Division of the Missouri, and His Excellency, Gov.

Fletcher: concerning the condition of affairs in Missouri, and the relation of the military. Major D. Buell was adjutant-general, and Captain W. Hancock. was regimental quartermaster; Colonel Thomas Swords was the depot.

quartermaster, and we had our offices in the same building, on the. corner of Washington Avenue and Second. Subsequently Major S. Van. Vliet relieved Colonel Swords. I remained at the Planters' House. SHERMAN, Lieutenant-General.

[TELEGRAM.] WASHINGTON, Febru Lieutenant-General W. SHERMAN, St. Louis. I think it due to you that your letter of January 31st to the President of the United States should be published, to correct misapprehension in the public mind about your willingness to come to Washington.

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We have now ended the 6th day of very hard fighting. The result up to this time is much in our favor. But our losses have been heavy as well as those of the enemy.

We have lost to this time eleven general officers killed, wounded and missing, and probably twenty thousand men.

Full text of "The Sherman letters; correspondence between General and Senator Sherman from to " See other formats. Sherman was perhaps most famous for his March to the Sea, in which he destroyed all confederate property in a wide swatch across the South. General Sherman was promoted major general, United States army, in August,and lieutenant - general in July, general drew up for me the following letter of instructions in his.

own handwriting, which I now possess: HEADQUARTERS THIRTEENTH ARMY CORPS. DEPARTMENT OF THE TENNESSEE, OXFORD, Mississippi, December 8, Major-General W. SHERMAN, commanding Right Wing Army In the.

Field, present. GENERAL: You will proceed with as little delay as. Lieutenant General W. Sherman is now spoken of in this connection, and also Major General W. Hancock. The responsible mission, it is strongly indicated, has been tendered to General Sherman, and there is reason to believe that he will accopt it; but should he decline, General Hancock will undoubtedly be sent.

“It is no part of the plan. "MAJOR-GENERAL W. HANCOCK, U. "President Court of Inquiry, Governor's Island. "Sir: Since my arrival in this city, under a subpoena to appear and testify before the Court of which you are president, I have been indirectly and unofficially informed that the Court some time ago forwarded an invitation to me (which has not been received.

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to-morrow. You will move against the enemy with your entire force promptly and with all possible vigor at precisely 4 o'clock A.M. to-morrow the 12th inst. A finding aid to the papers of Gouverneur Kemble Warren (), who recorded and saved extensive material related to his 32 year military career.

The papers are of particular interest for their in-depth information into 19th-century exploration of the American west, General Warren's Civil War years, and the inner workings of the late nineteenth century military Court of Inquiry. MEMOIRS OF GENERAL WILLIAM T.

SHERMAN. CHAPTER XXI. THE MARCH TO THE SEA FROM ATLANTA TO SAVANNAH. NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER, On the 12th of November the railroad and telegraph communications with the rear were broken, and the army stood detached from all friends, dependent on its own resources and supplies.

Regarding memorandum of agreement between General Joseph E. Johnston and Major General William T. Sherman. Folder Letter from Brigadier General W.S. Featherston to Major R.W. Millsaps. 21 April 30 September 10 January Scope and Content. The problem involved was a thorny one which had remained unsolved from the previous year.

In January,Gen. Sherman had ordered Gen. Hancock to stop the practice of Indian agents selling arms to the Indians. All sales by law were to be under the rigid control of the commanding officers of posts within the Indian districts.

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Sherman, William Tecumseh. Letter, Ap from Major General W.T. Sherman to General [Marton Davis] Hardon, trying to locate "young Carson" to return him home. ALS, 1 p. Contemporary copy of Special Field Order, Num by command of Major. HANCOCK. Major General commanding. A true copy.

JNO. BACON, Colonel and A. New York, Jan. 6, Gen. Sherman, Commanding U.S. Army Washington, D. C: My Dear General: I have been intending to write to you in acknowledgement of your two re cent notes, but I bave been so much engaged In bunting a place for tbe winter and.

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