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5 edition of The drummer-boy of the Rappahannock found in the catalog.

The drummer-boy of the Rappahannock

or, Taking sides

by Rand, Edward A.

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Published by Hunt & Eaton in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Rev. Edward A. Rand.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.R153 Dr
The Physical Object
Pagination386 p.
Number of Pages386
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6992514M
LC Control Number08000601
OCLC/WorldCa2429855

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Robert Henry Hendershot; or, The brave drummer boy of the Rappahannock Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock. Part 10 of a series on the Battle of Fredericksburg ‘Behind the Lines,’ by Donald C. Pfanz. ROBERT HENRY HENDERSHOT was a rambunctious boy. No, he was more than rambunctious, he was downright rebellious.

  One individual’s story that has appeared in several of my posts is the story of Robert Henry Hendershot who was referred to as the “Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock” (See Here and Here). Hendershot is said to have, at only 13 years-old, volunteered and went over in the first boat to cross the Rappahannock River, during the Battle of. Robert Henry Hendershot; or, The brave drummer boy of the Rappahannock. Chicago, Church and Goodman, (OCoLC) Named Person: Robert Henry Hendershot; Robert Henry Hendershot: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: William Sumner Dodge.

Free first chapter of The Drummer Boy book by C.G. Buswell - He flinched as the cat o' nine tails dug deep into his back, blood spurting out as its eighteen inches of tightened rope whipped back with a crack. The nine twisted cords with their wire-bound ends that were designed to inflict extreme pain were once more lashed viciously towards him with a violent sound like sudden crackling lightning.   This includes several newspaper clippings challenging the story of Robert Henry Hendershot (see past posts here and here) who claimed to be “The Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock.” More to come. Titled “Drummer Boy Morris: A Lad Who Went to War When Only Eleven Years Old” this account presents Morris’ experiences at such a young age.


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The drummer-boy of the Rappahannock by Rand, Edward A. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Robert Henry Hendershot: The Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock After the fall of Fort Sumter on Apmany in Jackson, Michigan longed for the glory of battle. One of those who wanted to enlist was Robert Henry Hendershot, who would famously became “the Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock.” At first, Hendershot did not enlist.

Excerpt from The Drummer-Boy of the Rappahannock: Or Taking Sides Number of years ago, I had occasion to prepare for the Christian Intelligence.

A story, Nurse Frye, which I copyrighted with the intention of working it up some time into book-form.

That story is imbedded in this and it will account for any resemblances : Edward A. Rand. The drummer-boy of the Rappahannock ; or, Taking sides Paperback – Aug by Edward A.

Rand (Author), Richard Hooker Wilmer (Author) See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Author: Edward A. Rand, Richard Hooker Wilmer. In he collaborated with a writer, William Sumner Dodge, who produced a page biography, Robert Henry Hendershot; or, the Brave Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock.

Around the same time, he moved to Omaha, Neb., and began working for the Union Pacific Railroad. Camp Fire Entertainmnet And True History Of R.h. Hendershot, The Drummer Boy Of The Rappahannock Paperback – Ma by H.

Gerry (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: H. Gerry. Capitalizing on the boy's popularity, showman Phineas T. Barnham engaged Hendershot to play his drum at Barnham's museum.

In the years following the Civil War, a poem and a play were written about Hendershot, extolling his courage as the "Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock.". Another famous drummer was Robert Hendershot, who became famous as the “Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock.” He reportedly served heroically at the Battle of Fredericksburg.

A story of how he helped capture Confederate soldiers appeared in newspapers and must have been a sliver of good news when most of the war news reaching the North was.

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Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. The brave drummer boy of the Rappahannock". Robert Henry Hendershot: Or The Brave Drummer Boy Of The Rappahannock () Paperback – Septem by William Sumner Dodge (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — PaperbackAuthor: William Sumner Dodge. Several ink stains on upper board.

Boldly inscribed by the Drummer Boy, R.H. Hendershot on ffep. A very glorified account of the war exploits and subsequent accomplishments of Robert Hendershot including recommendation to West Point by President Lincoln. In he collaborated with writer William Sumner Dodge, who produced a page biography, Robert Henry Hendershot; or the Brave Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock.

After his retirement as mail clerk inHendershot took out his drum and began touring the country with his son, Cleveland, who played the fife. Drummer Robert Henry Hendershot "Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock" of Co.

B, 8th Michigan Infantry Regiment in uniform with drum sticks in front of painted backdrop / Kertson & Barker, Chatham Street, New York. [New york: kertson & barker. $ Robert Henry Hendershot; or, The brave drummer boy of the Rappahannock Paperback – Aug by William Sumner Dodge (Author) See all 14 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: William Sumner Dodge.

In Decemberduring the fighting at Fredericksburg, Virginia, reports had come of a brave young drummer boy who had crossed the Rappahannock River with the 7 th Michigan Infantry under a hail of Confederate bullets.

The year-old Hendershot was indeed with a Michigan regiment at Fredericksburg at this time. The Drummer Boy Of The Rappahannock William Sumner Dodge Civil War Book The Drummer Boy's - $ The Drummer Boy's Battle/Traitor in the Tower/Defeat of the Ghost Riders/The Fat Molly the Drummer - $   An illustration of an open book.

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by Edward A. (Edward Augustus) Rand,Wilmer, Richard Hooker, former owner. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *. Excerpt from Robert Henry Hendershot, or the Brave Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock Patriotism, or love of country, is one Of the cardinal virtues of every true heart.

It has been recognized as the crowning glory of generous manhood and womanhood in all ages and in all countries. Book/Printed Material Speech of Capt. Hendershot, (The drummer boy of the Rappahannock.) Delivered at Romney, Indiana, March 23d.

The seven-piece ensemble consists of four original CDVs of Hendershot as a drummer boy, a postwar image of him, an oversized, dated, multi-page history in paper wraps of the drummer boy plus a modern note with his cursory postwar history.

Hendershot was born in .Oct 2, - Robert Henry Hendershot, known as the Drummer Boy of the Rappahannock, was an American Civil War drummer boy known for his reputed heroics at the Battle of Fredericksburg, Virginia, in December, The Drummer Boy Of The Rappahannock William Sumner Dodge Civil War Book The book has significant signs of age - foxing, wear on the cover, binding on spine, and stains/damage on last 40% of pages.

See photos of condition. Shipped with USPS Media Rating: % positive.