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PRELIMINARY REPORT OF THE OPERATIONS OF THE COMMISSION DURING THE PRESENT CAMPAIGN IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA. New York, Tuesday, May 24, 1864. Dr. J. Foster Jenkins, General Secretary, U. S. Sanitary Commission : My Dear Sir—Pursuant to the…

Chapter VIII. Two Episodes I. The Christian Commission. Dr. Eaton took a deep interest in our great Civil War, which came toa close at nearly the mid-way point of his Franklin pastorate. He gave loyal support to the Government of the Nation in all…

The U.S. Army established a dock at Belle Plain as a safe spot to transport goods and supplies and men to and from Fredericksburg. Many bands of Confederates roamed around the 12 mile area between Belle Plain on the Rappahannock river and…