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" ... extent of their lines, that the enemy were in full force in front, in possession of their favorite ground and endeavoring to turn our left flank. I therefore gave orders for the second line to advance and support the first, and directed Major General... "
Travels in the Central Portions of the Mississippi Valley: Comprising ... - Page 456
by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft - 1825 - 459 pages
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The New annual register, or General repository of history ..., Volume 15

1795
...to advance and fupport the firft, and directed the firft line to charge with trailed armg and roufe the Indians from their coverts at the point of the bayonet, and when up to deliver a clofe and well direiled fire upon their backs, followed by a briflt charge, fo as not to allajv them...
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A Memoir of the Public Services of William Henry Harrison, of Ohio

James Hall - 1836 - 323 pages
...for the second line to advance, to support the first, and directed Major General Scott to gain and turn the right flank of the savages, with the whole...the same time I ordered the front line to advance with trailed arms, and rouse the Indians from their coverts at the point of the bayonet ; and, when...
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The Life of William Henry Harrison (of Ohio,): The People's Candidate for ...

Isaac Rand Jackson - 1840 - 218 pages
...orders for the second line to advance, to support the first, and directed Major General Scott to gam and turn the right flank of the savages, with the whole...the same time I ordered the front line to advance with trailed arms, and rouse the Indians from their coverts at the point of the bayonet; and, when...
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The Life and Times of William Henry Harrison

Samuel Jones Burr - 1840 - 300 pages
...for the second line to advance, to sunnort th* first, and directed Major General SCOTT to gain and turn the right flank of the savages, with the whole...the same time I ordered the front line to advance with trailed arms and rouse the Indians from their coverts at the point of the bayonet ; and when up,...
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The life and times of William Henry Harrison

Samuel Jones Burr - 1840 - 300 pages
...to advance, to support the first, and directed Major General SCOTT to gain and turn the right flunk of the savages, with the whole of the mounted volunteers,...the same time I ordered the front line to advance with trailed arms and rouse the Indiana from their coverts •at the point of the bayonet ; and when...
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Cincinnati in 1841: Its Early Annals and Future Prospects

Charles Cist - 1841 - 288 pages
...endeavoring to turn the left flank of the American army. The second line, therefore, was ordered to advance with trailed arms, and rouse the Indians from their coverts, at the point of the bayonet, and as soon as that was effected, to deliver a close fire upon their backs, followed by a brisk charge,...
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Annals of the West: Embracing a Concise Account of Principal Events which ...

James Handasyd Perkins - 1846 - 591 pages
...for the second line to advance and support (he first ; and directed Major General Scott to gain and turn the right flank of the savages, with the whole...arms, and rouse the Indians from their coverts at (he point of the bayonet, and when up to deliver a close and well directed fiie on their backs, followed...
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History of the Indian Wars: To which is Prefixed a Short Account of the ...

Henry Trumbull - 1846 - 320 pages
...orders for the second line to advance to support the first, and directed Major General Scott to gain and turn the right flank of the < savages, with the whole...with trailed arms, and rouse the Indians from their covert at the point of the bayonet, and when up to deliver a close and well-directed fire on their...
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Early History of Western Pennsylvania: And of the West, and of Western ...

Israel Daniel Rupp - 1846 - 2 pages
...his second line to advance to the supportof the first, nnd directed Major General Scott to gain and turn the right flank of the savages, with the whole...volunteers by a circuitous route. At the same time he ordered Captain Campbell, who commanded the cavalry belonging to the regular army to turn the left...
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Early History of Western Pennsylvania, and of the West, and of Western ...

Israel Daniel Rupp - 1848 - 758 pages
...his second line to advance to the support of the first, and directed M.ijor General Scott to gain and turn the right flank of the savages, with the whole...volunteers by a circuitous route. At the same time he ordered Captain Campbell, who commanded the cavalry belonging to the regular army to turn the left...
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