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From Everglade to Canyon with the Second United States Cavalry : an authentic account of service in Florida, Mexico, Virginia, and the Indian country : including the personal recollections of prominent officers : with an appendix containing orders, reports and correspondence, military records ... 1836-1875

Author: Theophilus F Rodenbough
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Theophilus F. Rodenbough served as an officer with the Second Dragoons (still in operation today as the Second Armored Cavalry). Supplementing his account with personal recollections of other officers, he relates the history of the unit, beginning with operations in the Everglades against the Seminoles. He then follows Zachary Taylor and Winfield Scott during the Mexican War, recounting engagements at Buena Vista,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Theophilus F Rodenbough
ISBN: 0585239878 9780585239873 0806132280 9780806132280
OCLC Number: 42765212
Notes: Originally published: New York : D. Van Nostrand, 1875.
Description: 561 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. First period : 1836-42 : the Florida War. Early operations : general organization, Jessup --
Campaign, 1838-39, Taylor, Macomb --
Campaign, 1839-40, Camp Washington, Everglade expedition --
Personal recollections : scouting with Ben Beall --
Campaign, 1841, Worth's operations, summer work --
Closing campaign, regiment leaves Florida --
pt. 2. Second period : 1843-44 : Louisiana, Texas. Army legislation, dismounting of the regiment --
Recuperation, renovation, remounting --
pt. 3. Third period : 1845-48 : the War with Mexico. From New Orleans to Matamoras --
La Rosia, Palo Alto, Resaca de la Palma --
Matamoras, Monterrey, Pass of Santa Rosa --
La Hedionda, Agua Nueva, Buena Vista --
Scott's operations, Vera Cruz, Medelin --
Antigua, Cerro Gordo, La Hoya, San Juan de lo? Llanos --
Closing campaign, Molina del Rey, City of Mexico, Agua Fria --
pt. 4. Fourth period : 1848-60 : California, Texas, New Mexico, Kansas, Utah. The California expedition, Indian and Mormon campaigns --
Personal recollections : campaign of 1855-60 --
Personal recollections : a trumpeter's notes (1852-58) --
pt. 5. Fifth period : 1861-66 : war of 'The Rebellion'. Bull Run, Val Verde, Southwestern campaign --
Personal recollections : the Cavalry School at Carlisle --
Personal recollections : letters of a subaltern (1862) --
Personal recollections : the Stoneman Raid ('63) --
Personal recollections : Beverly Ford to Mitchell's station --
Personal recollections : a ride to Richmond in 1864 --
Personal recollections : prison life --
Personal recollections, Deep Bottom to Winchester (1864) --
Personal recollections : Fisher's Hill-Cedar Creek --
pt. 6. Sixth period : 1866-75 : Colorado, Nebraska, Wyoming, Montana. Personal recollections : post-bellum, campaigning in the Northwest --
Personal recollections : the Piegan expedition of 1870 --
Personal recollections : two Yellowstone expeditions --
Cavalry of the future : its prospects and requirements.
Other Titles: From Everglade to Cañon with the Second Dragoons (Second United States Cavalry)
Responsibility: compiled by Theo. F. Rodenbough ; foreword by Edward G. Longacre.

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