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From Rochester to Andersonville

some personal annals of the Civil War

by Wells Drorbaugh

  • 262 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Xlibris in [Philadelphia?] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Colt, Leonard Chester, 1842-1894 -- Correspondence.,
    • Colt, William L., 1840-1864 -- Correspondence.,
    • United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 140th (1862-1865),
    • United States. Army. New York Cavalry Regiment, 6th (1861-1865),
    • Prisoners of war -- United States -- Diaries.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • New York (State) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • New York (State) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Campaigns.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [334]-338).

      Statement[compiled and edited by] Wells Drorbaugh.
      GenreCorrespondence., Diaries., Personal narratives.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE523.5 140th .D76 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination338 p. :
      Number of Pages338
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3960078M
      ISBN 101401014755, 1401014747
      LC Control Number2001117436

      The Andersonville Prison, seen from headquarters. Library of Congress. Join a park ranger on a guided walk following in the footsteps of United States soldiers who entered into Andersonville prison from This tour will include an expanded look at the massive military complex that constituted the prison, while visitors. Hopkins, a third-generation Chicagoan, returned to her hometown right after graduating from Rochester to begin a PhD program in neuroscience at Northwestern University. In addition to working with the Leadership Cabinet, she is the national cochair of Rochester’s Young Alumni Council. Suzanne Sawada ’73 Evanston, Illinois.

      Andersonville: Company K: The Book: 1st Michigan Sharpshooters - Company K. NATIVE AMERICAN SOLDIERS. in the CIVIL WAR () Website Designed at Homestead™ Design a Website and List Your Business. Andersonville, an enclave within the larger neighborhood of Edgewater, is in the northern part of Chicago. It's a hike for tourists who might be staying downtown, but is easily accessed via public tr There are lots of nice little restaurants, cafes, shops, and entertainment venues. This little community has lots to see and keep busy, while /5().

        Ulster County Civil War Soldier Survives Andersonville Prison May 2, by A. J. Schenkman 4 Comments There is an interesting headstone in the Pine Bush Cemetery in Rochester, Ulster County, NY on Route   The cover of the Book Review on Oct. 30, , was split in two. On one side, the historian Henry Steele Commager reviewed MacKinlay Kantor’s “Andersonville,” calling it .


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The Textus Roffensis (Latin for "The Tome of Rochester"), fully entitled the Textus de Ecclesia Roffensi per Ernulphum episcopum ("The Tome of the Church of Rochester up to Bishop Ernulf") and sometimes also known as the Annals of Rochester, is a mediaeval manuscript that consists of two separate works written between and It is catalogued as "Rochester.

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Andersonville was the name of a Confederate prison carved out of the timber of northeast Georgia. This book was a most distressing tale of POW Unionists enclosed inside the walls of 20 acres.

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Man's inhumanity to Man &#; and the redeeming flashes of mercy &#; this is the theme at the heart of this grim record in fictional form of one of the blots on the nation's history. Andersonville, the prisoner stockade in Georgia, twenty acres hewn out of a pine woods, counted for more dead in fourteen months of the Civil War than Bull Run, Antietam and.

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Based on the author's extensive research and nearly twenty-five years in the making, MacKinlay 4/5(8). The th, the "Rochester Racehorses," was recruited in Monroe county, organized at Rochester, and there mustered into the U.

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