William Tecumseh Sherman

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Name: William Tecumseh Sherman
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Hindsight: The desperate and bloody year of 1864

This coming Tuesday evening at 6:30 I will be at the Maury County Main Library on West Eighth Street as the guest of our ace reference librarian, Mr. Adam Southern.This has been an annual event that he and I cooked up for the sesquicentennial of the Civil ... [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Fort Pillow Massacre

On April 12, 1864, Confederate troops under the command of Nathan Bedford Forrest massacred black Union troops attempting to surrender after their defeat at Fort Pillow, Tennesse e. In a war of horrible things, this was probably the worst, as ... [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Byron Williams: Support for returning U.S. troops must go beyond lip service

Speaking at the Michigan Military Academy in 1879, William Tecumseh Sherman famously opined about the nature of war:"I've seen cities and homes in ashes. I've seen thousands of men lying on the ground, their dead faces looking up at the skies. I tell ... [Published Inside Bay Area - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Letter to the editor: The 'Cranford Connection'

To the editor:As we enter the final year of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War, here are 10 little-known facts about Cranford's residents and their connections to the transformative events of that momentous period in our nation's history ... [Published Cranford Chronicle - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Braves Set American Flag On Fire At Home Opener

They’re saying it’s an accident but maybe there are still some left over bad feelings from that time William T. Sherman visited the capital of Georgia. You be the judge. ... [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

When will we really start supporting the troops?

Speaking at the Michigan Military Academy in 1879, William Tecumseh Sherman famously opined about the nature of war:"I've seen cities and homes in ashes. I've seen thousands of men lying on the ground, their dead faces looking up at the skies. I tell ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Vote: Sherman vs. Seward

Vote: William Tecumseh Sherman vs. William Seward | MSNBC Best of msnbc Most Active Groups ... [Published MSNBC - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

“Upon Which Everything Depends” – The Crucial Role of Horses and Mules in The Atlanta Campaign May 1, 2014

at 10:53 amMajor General William T. Sherman called them the essential cog “upon which everything depends” – the thousands horses and mules Civil War armies relied upon to mount the cavalry, move the guns, haul the supplies, and pull the ambulances. Learn ... [Published Civil War Courier - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Past and present

We’re well on our way toward marking the final 150th anniversary of the Civil War. And yet outside of the surrender at Appomatox Court House, which will be marked next April 9, and the assassination of President Lincoln (the anniversary is April 14, 2015), ... [Published Clarksburg Exponent Telegram - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

Research project takes retired editor to the South

Editor’s note: Last week, retired Record-Eagle associate editor Loraine Anderson embarked on a research project into the southern United States, an effort to trace an ancestor’s march with the Union Army during the Civil War. She wrote this dispatch on ... [Published Record-Eagle - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

1st thoughts on Gen. William Sherman's memoirs: Clarity in writing and warfare

div style="float: left; margin-right: 12px"> When I was in AustinI picked up for $2.50 a used copy of both volumes of the memoirs of General William T. Sherman . The first thing thatstruck me was how clear his writing is, especially in issuing ... [Published The Best Defense - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Living History Event and Troop Encampment April 12 at State Capitol Recalls Civil War Occupation

RALEIGH, N.C., March 24 -- The North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources issued the following news release:Visitors to the State Capitol can step back in time Saturday, April 12, at the site's "Raleigh Occupied" living history program. Costumed ... [Published HighBeam Research - Mar 27 2014]

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Braxton Bragg led the best organized and discip... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 14 2014]
Hindsight: The desperate and bloody year of 1864 [Published Columbia Daily Herald - Apr 13 2014]
Nicely: Union Army buildup key to growth of Cha... [Published Chattanooga Times Free Press - Apr 13 2014]
Byron Williams: Support for returning U.S. troo... [Published Inside Bay Area - Apr 13 2014]
Fort Pillow Massacre [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Apr 12 2014]
The assassin John Wilkes Booth spent part of hi... [Published Asbury Park Press - Apr 10 2014]
Letter to the editor: The 'Cranford Connection' [Published Cranford Chronicle - Apr 09 2014]
Braves Set American Flag On Fire At Home Opener [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Apr 09 2014]
Top 10 for Wednesday: The 10 best views of Appo... [Published Delco Times - Apr 09 2014]
When will we really start supporting the troops? [Published Huffington Post - Apr 08 2014]
Vote: Sherman vs. Seward [Published MSNBC - Apr 08 2014]
“Upon Which Everything Depends” – The Crucial R... [Published Civil War Courier - Apr 07 2014]
Past and present [Published Clarksburg Exponent Telegram - Apr 07 2014]
Research project takes retired editor to the South [Published Record-Eagle - Apr 06 2014]
Longstreet returns to Army of Northern Virginia [Published Sun Herald - Apr 06 2014]
Bentonville Battlefield seeks volunteers for Pa... [Published Sampson Independent - Apr 04 2014]
John Bell Hood was the Confederate Army’s young... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 04 2014]
'Black power' topic of lecture at college [Published Sun Gazette - Apr 03 2014]
1864: Beginning of the end for war [Published Star News Online - Apr 03 2014]
Telling the “Untold Story” of the Civil War on PBS [Published Examiner.com - Apr 03 2014]
Kaleidoscope: Glancing at some favorite places ... [Published Aurora Advocate - Apr 02 2014]
1st thoughts on Gen. William Sherman's memoirs:... [Published The Best Defense - Mar 31 2014]
AutoGuide Now for the Week of March 31 [Published AutoGuide.com - Mar 31 2014]
James McPherson receives command of Army of the... [Published Sun Herald - Mar 30 2014]
Murray: Gen. Patrick Ronayne Cleburne: The unkn... [Published Chattanooga Times Free Press - Mar 30 2014]
Benicia, Calif., living up to its billing by th... [Published Greater Milwaukee Today - Mar 28 2014]
Civil War: The Untold Story (New Series Premiere) [Published KPBS - Mar 28 2014]
Young man from Halesowen who found fame and for... [Published Black Country Bugle - Mar 28 2014]
Living History Event and Troop Encampment April... [Published HighBeam Research - Mar 27 2014]
Today In History - 27th of March [Published Daily Times Nigeria - Mar 27 2014]
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Fort Pillow Massacre [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Apr 12 2014]
On April 12, 1864, Confederate troops under the command of Nathan Bedford Forrest massacred black Union troops attempting to surrender after their defeat at Fort Pillow, Tennesse e. In a war of horrible things, this was probably the worst, as ...
Braves Set American Flag On Fire At Home Opener [Published Outside The Beltway | OTB - Apr 09 2014]
They’re saying it’s an accident but maybe there are still some left over bad feelings from that time William T. Sherman visited the capital of Georgia. You be the judge. ...
1st thoughts on Gen. William Sherman's memoirs:... [Published The Best Defense - Mar 31 2014]
div style="float: left; margin-right: 12px"> When I was in AustinI picked up for $2.50 a used copy of both volumes of the memoirs of General William T. Sherman . The first thing thatstruck me was how clear his writing is, especially in issuing ...
History for February 8 [Published MuskegonPundit - Feb 08 2014]
History for February 8 - On-This-Day.com Birth anniversary of Jules Verne, Father of Science Fiction (1828-1905). Birth anniversary General William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-91). In 1587 Mary, Queen of Scots was executed at Fotheringhay, England. ...
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