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BATTLES OF THE SEWERAL WARS OF

THE UNITED STATES.

NAWAH, BATTLES OF THE SECOND WAR WITH ENGLAND.

DATES. WHERE FOUGHT. WESSELS.

1812. _A MERICAN. BRITISH. August 13.......|Off Newfoundland....... * Essea Alert. August 19....... Off Massachusetts ....... |Comstutttion. Guerriere. October 18....... Off North Carolina....... Wasp. Frolic. October 25....... Near Canary Islands..... United States. |Macedonian. December 29....! Off San Salvador.......... Comstitution. Java.

1813. February 24.....|Off Demarara.............. Hornet. Peacock. June 1......... ...|Massachusetts Bay.........|Chesapeake. Shammon. August 14....... British Channel.......... Argus. Pelican. September 5.....jQff Coast of Maine....... Enterprise. Boxer. September 10...|Lake Erie................... 9 Wessels. 6 Wessels.

1814. *. March 28......... Harbor of Valparaiso. Essex. Phebe. April 29........... Off Coast of Florida...... Peacock. Epervier. June 28........... Near British Channel..... Wasp. Reindeer. September 1..... Near Africa...... ... e o is to e o 'o - e Wasp. Avon. September 11...|Lake Champlain.......... #4 Vessels. 17 Wessels, December 14....|Lake Borgne............... 5 Gunboats. 40 Barges.

1815. January 15...... Off New Jersey.............|President. Squadron. February 20..... Off Island of Maderia.....] Constitution. Cyone. March 23......... Off Brazil........*e e s e e s e e s s , Hornet. Penguin.

* Name of the successful vessel in italics.

IMPORTANT BATTLES OF U. S.

Principal Battles of the French and Indian War.

F. French victorious. B. British victorious. 1754. . Great Meadows, May 28. . Fort Necessity, July 4. 1755. . Monongahela, July 9. . Lake George, Sept. 8. 1756. . Oswego, Aug. 14. . Kittanuing, Sept. 8. 1757. Fort William Henry, Aug. 9. 1758. . Ticonderoga, July 8. . Louisburg, July 26. Fort Frontenac, Aug. 27. Fort Duquesne, Nov. 25. 1759. . Fort Niagara, July 25. . Montmerenci, July 31. . Plains of Abraham, Sept. 13. . Quebec, Sept. 18. 1760. . Silleny, April 28. . Montreal, Sept. 8.

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Principal Battles of the Amer

ican Revolution.

A. Americans victorious. B. British victorious. - 1775. B. Lexington, April 19. B. Bunker Hill, June 17. B. Quebec, Dec. 31.

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1847.

Beuna Vista, Feb. 23. Vera Cruz, Feb. 27. Sacramento, Feb. 28. Cerro Gordo, April 18. Contreras, Aug. 20. Churubusco, Aug. 20. Molino del Rey, Sept. 8. Chepultepec, Sept. 12, 13.

- . Battles of the Great Rebellion,

U. Union army victorious.
C. Confederate army victorious.

1861.

U. Fairfax C. H., Va., June 3. C. Big Bethel, June 10. C. Carthage, Mo., July 5. . Laurel Hill, Va., July 10. . Rich Mountain, July 11. . Carrick’s Ford, Va., July 13. . Scragtown, Va., July 13. Blackburn Ford, July 18. Bull Run, July 21. Wilson Creek, Mo., Aug. 10. Boone C. H., Va., Sept. 1. . Carnifex Ferry, Va., Sept. 10. . Cheat Mountain, Va., Sept. 12. . Papinsville, Mo., Sept. 21. ... Romney, Va., Sept. 24. U. Santa Rosa Island, Fla., Oct. 9. U. Fredericktown, Mo., Oct. 21. C. Ball's Bluff, Oct. 21. U. Wild Cat, Ky., Oct. 21. U. Romney, Va., Oct. 25. U. Springfield, Mo., Oct. 26. U. Gauly Bridge, Va., Nov. 1. U. Forts Walker and Beauregard, at Port Royal, Nov. 7—captured. C. Belmont, Mo., Nov. 7. U. Piketon, Ky., Nov. 11. U. Camp Allegheny, Dec. 13. Drawn. Mumfordville, Kentucky, Dec. 17. U. Drainsville, Va., Dec. 20.

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Prestonburg, Ky., Jan. 10. . Mill Springs, Ky., Jan. 19. Fort Henry, Ky., Feb. 6. Fort Donelson, Feb. 16. Ft. Craig, New Mexico, Feb. 21. Pittsburg Landing, March 2. Pea Ridge, Ark., March 8. Newbern, N. C., March 14. Winchester, Va., March 23. Valle’s Ranch, New Mexico, March 28. Putnam’s Ferry, Ark., April 1. Shiloh, April 6, 7. Island No. 10, April 8—surrendered. Fort Pulaski, April 11. Camden, N.C., April 19. Parotta, N. M., April 23. New Orleans, April 25—captured. Monterey, Tenn., May 3. Williamsburgh, Va., May 5. West Point, Va., May 7. McDowell, Va., May 8. Farmington, Miss., May 9. Louisburgh, Va., May 23. Front Royal, Va., May 23. Bottom Bridge, Va., May 24. Corinth, May 27. Fair Oaks, Va., May 31, June 1. Memphis, June 6–gunboats. Union Church, Va., June 7. Cross Keys, Va., June 8. Port Republic, Va., June 9. James Island, S. C., June 14. Battles before Richmond, June 25—July 1. Murfreesboro, Tenn., July 13. Fayetteville, Ark., July 14. Moore’s Hill, July 28. Baton Rouge, Aug. 5. Cedar Mountain, Aug. 9. Williamsport, Tenn., Aug. 11. Yellow Creek, Mo., Aug. 13. Centreville, Va., Aug. 28. Bull Run (second), Aug. 30. Richmond, Ky., Aug. 30. Weldon, Va., Aug. 31. Chantilly, Va., Sept. 1. Bretton's Lane, Tenn., Sept. 1. . South Mountain, Md., Sept. 14. Harper’s Ferry, Sept. 15.

U. Antietam, Sept. 17.

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Colored Persons.

Census. White Per- Total PopuYears. SOIl S. Free. Slave. Total. lation.

1790..] 3,172,464 59,466 697,897 757,363 3,929,827 1800. 4,304,489 108,359 893,041| 1,001,436 5,305,925 1810. 5,862,004, 186,446 1,191,364. 1,377,810. 7,239,814 1820. 7,861,937. 238,156 1,538,038 1,776, 194| 9,638,131 1830. 10,537,378 319,599 2,009,043| 2,328,642 12,866,020 1840. 14,195,695, 386,303 2,487,455] 2,873,758 17,069,453 1850. 19,553,068 434,495 3,204,313| 3,638,808 23,191,876 1860..] 26,964,930 487,970 3,953,760 4,441,730 31,443,322 1870..] 33,592,245' 4,886,387 | 4,886,387 38,925,598

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