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Why Sherman shirked Augusta

...That's when the notorious Atlanta arsonist William Tecumseh Sherman wrote to editor Pleasant A. Stovall to answer...bring him supplies easily.But then, being William Tecumseh Sherman, (Don't you love that middle name?) he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/bill-kirby/2009-10-19/why-sherman
SC archeologists race to uncover Civil War prison

...Hymn of the Republic,' and then they'd sing 'Dixie,'" Long said with a laugh.Three days before Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman's forces entered the city, the men were moved to Charlotte, and then to Wilmington, N.C. Shortly thereafter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-16/sc-archeologists-race-uncover
Weapons of choice illogical

"War is cruelty ... ." Those words were in a letter from Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman to the mayor and councilmen of Atlanta during the siege of Atlanta in 1864. He also said in a speech to the 1879 graduating class...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-13/weapons-choice-illogical
Researchers map Civil War battlefield in Charleston harbor

...cracked each other's signal codes.Charleston never fell but was abandoned by the Confederates as Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman marched through inland South Carolina cutting off the city's supply lines. It was unlike Mobile, Ala...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-09-08/researchers-map-civil-war-bat
Sherman had reason for passing Augusta by

...21, 1888.That's when former Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman wrote to editor Pleasant A. Stovall to answer...bring him supplies easily.But then, being William Tecumseh Sherman, he offered to correct the oversight if anyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/225/2010-08-29/sherman-had-reason-passing-augusta
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Across Georgia

...years ago Saturday, a delegation led by Atlanta Mayor James M. Calhoun formally surrendered the city to Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman's Union Army. For more than 20 years, a 70-pound gray marker describing the events that led to the surrender...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/03/met_95173.shtml
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Book details Civil War battles in North Carolina

...Sherman's Carolinas Campaign from Fayetteville to Averasboro was released on the anniversary of Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman's battles through South Carolina and North Carolina in February and March of 1865. "A buff is a good word...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/23/ric_58838.shtml
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Struggle for tree in Chattanooga yields awareness

...hundreds of supporters to save the massive willow oak in prime condition that may have sheltered Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman. "I couldn't put a chain saw into that tree," Mr. Roberts said. "This is a very special tree." Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/21/met_422785.shtml
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Officer's book details little-known Civil War battles in North Carolina

...Campaign from Fayetteville to Averasboro was released last month, just in time for the anniversary of Union Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman's battles through South Carolina and North Carolina in February and March of 1865. "A buff is a good word...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/15/aik_56260.shtml
School tries new gifted program

...more challenging. "When we started studying the Civil War period, I was somewhat fascinated by (Union Gen. William Tecumseh) Sherman," Cortland said. "I wanted to know more about his Atlanta campaign." Officials say the pilot program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/09/met_482775.shtml
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