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" And without hesitation I charge General Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia, not with a malicious intent, or as the manifestation of a silly " Roman stoicism," but from folly and want of sense in filling it with lint, cotton, and... "
General Sherman's Official Account of His Great March Through Georgia and ... - Page 96
by William Tecumseh Sherman - 1865 - 214 pages
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History of the United States: From the Earliest Period to the ..., Volume 4

Jesse Ames Spencer - United States - 1866
...successful. " I disclaim," says Sherman, in his report, " on the part of my army, any agency in the fire, but on the contrary claim that we saved what...remains unconsumed. And without hesitation, I charge Gen. Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia, not with a malicious intent, or as the...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the ..., Volume 2

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1866
...laboring to save houses and protect families thus suddenly deprived of Mn-)f . •>•, and of bedding and wearing apparel. I disclaim on the part of my army...contrary, claim that we saved what of Columbia remains uncoDsnmed. And, without hesitation, I charge Gen. Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of...
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Life of Abraham Lincoln: Presenting His Early History, Political Career, and ...

Joseph Hartwell Barrett - Booksellers and bookselling - 1865 - 842 pages
...laboring to save houses and protect families thus suddenly deprived of shelter, and of bedding and wearing apparel. I disclaim, on the part of my army,...remains unconsumed. And, without hesitation, I charge Gen. Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia, not with a malicious intent, or as the...
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LIFE OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

JOSEPH H. BARRETT - 1865
...laboring to save houses and protect families thus suddenly deprived of shelter, and of bedding and wearing apparel. I ' disclaim, on the part of my army,...contrary, claim that we saved what of Columbia remains uneonBumed. And, without hesitation,, I charge Gen. Wade Hampton, with having burned his own city of...
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Sherman and His Campaigns: A Military Biography

Samuel Millard Bowman, Richard Biddle Irwin - Bookbinding - 1865 - 512 pages
...deprived of shelter and of bedding and wearing apparel. In his official report, Sherman says : — " I disclaim on the part of my army any agency in this...contrary, claim that we saved what of Columbia remains uuconsumed. And, without hesitation, I charge General Wade Hampton with having burned his own city...
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The Story of the Great March: From the Diary of a Staff Officer

George Ward Nichols - Sherman's March through the Carolinas - 1865 - 394 pages
...protect families thus suddenly deprived of shelter and of bedding nnd wearing apparel. I disclaim on tho part of my army any agency in this fire, but, on the...Contrary, claim that we saved what of Columbia remains unconsumcd. And, without hesitation, I charge General Wnde Hampton with having burned his own city...
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History of the Great Rebellion, from Its Commencement to Its Close ..., Volume 1

Thomas Prentice Kettell - United States - 1865 - 778 pages
...and home. " I disclaim," he says in his official report, " on the part of my army, any agency in the fire, but, on the contrary, claim that we saved what...remains unconsumed. And without hesitation I charge Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia, not with malicious intent, or as the manifestation...
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History of the Great Rebellion, from Its Commencement to Its Close ..., Volume 1

Thomas Prentice Kettell - United States - 1865 - 778 pages
...disclaim," he says in his official report, " on the part of my armv, anj agency in the fire,ębut, and was driven back to the flank of the infantry....whole line advanced late in the afternoon, drove th Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia, not with malicious intent, or as the manifestation...
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Annual Reports ...., Part 2

United States. War Department - 1866
...laboring to save houses and protect families thus suddenly deprived of shelter, and even of bedding and wearing apparel. I disclaim on the part of my army...unconsumed. And without hesitation I charge General \Vade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia, not with a malicious intent, or as the manifestation...
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The American Conflict: A History of the Great Rebellion in the ..., Volume 2

Horace Greeley - Slavery - 1866
...laboring to save houses and protect families thus suddenly deprived of shelter, and of bedding and wearing apparel. I disclaim on the part of my army...remains unconsumed. And, without hesitation, I charge Gen. Wade Hampton with having burned his own city of Columbia; not with malicious intent, or as the...
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