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J.J. Dickison

swamp fox of the Confederacy

by John J. Koblas

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Published by North Star Press of St. Cloud in St. Cloud, Minn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Florida,
  • United States,
  • Confederate States of America
    • Subjects:
    • Dickison, John Jackson, 1816-1902,
    • Confederate States of America. Army. Florida Cavalry Regiment, 2nd,
    • Confederate States of America. Army -- Biography,
    • Guerrillas -- Confederate States of America -- Biography,
    • Florida -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations,
    • Florida -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Cavalry operations,
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      Statementby John J. Koblas.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE558.6 2nd .K63 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6792739M
      ISBN 100878391495, 0878391509
      LC Control Number00058246


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Dickison, 2nd Florida Cavalry, CSA, was Florida's equivalent during the Civil War to Virginia's celebrated partisian John Mosby, or to Kentucky's John Hunt Morgan.

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Dickison, traces the political and military events in the Confederacy's least-populated state during the American Civil War. It begins with the secession of the Florida in January and continues through the actions at Santa Rosa Island, the /5(2).

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When. J.J. Dickison Col. Dickison, a major-general commanding the United Confederate Veterans of Florida, was the author of the Civil War history of that State. He was a native of Virginia, was educated in South Carolina, and became a citizen of Florida in The Paperback of the J.

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Koblas recounts what happened: “The second volley of Confederate fire cut the wheel chains of the Columbine, taking out the steering and soon stranding it on a sandbar in the river Author: Robert A.

Waters. It was organized in August,at Flotard pond and mustered in by Maj. Thomas, adjutant and inspector-general on General Finegan 's staff, electing as its officers J.

Dickison, captain; W. McCardell, first lieutenant; D. Brantly, second lieutenant; M. McEaddy, third lieutenant; with 5 sergeants, 4 corporals and 63 privates.

JJ Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy by John J. Koblas ISBN ISBN Paperback; Clearwater, Minnesota, U.s.a.: North Star Press Of. Lieutenant J. Dickison will muster the company DICKISON AND HIS MEN. without delay, and proceed to Fernandina and report to General Trapier.

DANCY, Adjutant and Inspector-General." "ADJUTANT-GENERAL'S OFFICE. TALLAHASSEE, Novem i" To CaptaznJ. Martin, or Lieutenan!J. Dickison: GENTLEMEN: You, or either of you, were.

Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy by Koblas, John J. Clearwater, Minnesota, U.S.A.: North Star Pr of st Cloud, First Edition. Soft cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. No markings of any kind. Appears J.J. Dickison book new. Ships within 24 hours!. Book Overview Confederate Military History of Florida, written by Florida's flamboyant cavalry commander J.

Dickison, traces the political and military events in the Confederacy's least-populated state during the American Civil War. GENERAL J. DICKISON ( – ) The “Swamp Fox” “Our band is few, but true and tried, Our Leader frank and bold; The Federal Soldier trembles, When Dickison’s name is told.” Of all the men who achieved greatness while serving in the Civil War, Charles Hemming (Hemming Plaza) immortalized Florida’s Confederate General J.J.

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Captain J.J. Dickison CampArmy Of Tennessee, Florida Division, Sons Of Confederate Veterans, Incorporated is a Florida Domestic Non-Profit Corporation filed on J The company's filing status is listed as Active and its File Number is N The Registered Agent on file for this company is Lock Donald W and is located at Serenade St Nw, Palm Bay, FL Founded: This is the talk page for discussing improvements to the John Jackson Dickison article.

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Bibliography; Bibliography Books. Blakely, Arch Fredric, Anne. Lainhart, and Winston B. Stephens, editors. Rose Cottage Chronicles: Civil War Letters of the Bryant-Stephens Families of North Florida. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, Broadwater, Robert P.

The Battle of Olustee, The Final Union Attempt to Seize Florida. Get Textbooks on Google Play. Rent and save from the world's largest eBookstore. Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. In Memory of Mrs.

Dickison by Sister Esther Carlotta The following sketch of the life of Mrs. Dickison, who died in Waco, Tex Janu which was written by Sister Esther Carlotta, president of the Florida Division, United Daughters of the Confederacy, especially as the deceased was a prominent member of the : Evergreen Cemetery, Jacksonville, Duval County.

John Jackson Dickison (Ma – Aug ) was an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil on is mostly remembered as being the person who led the attack which resulted in the capture of the Union warship USS Columbine in the "Battle of Horse Landing".

This was one of the few instances in which a Union warship was captured by land-based Born: ()Ma J. Dickison, Florida's Swamp Fox, and his small army put more pressure on them than any other force.

At the end of the war, he and his loyal band held the distinction of never having lost a single battle and having managed to sink the Columbine with land-based forces.

After the war, Dickison continued to be important in Florida history. In the book, J. Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy, author John J.

Koblas recounts what happened: “The second volley of Confederate fire cut the wheel chains of the Columbine, taking out the steering and soon stranding it on a sandbar in the river.

The Columbine carried a pair of thirty-two-pounder cannons and men, all with small. John J. Koblas's J.J. Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy is a highly laudatory account of Capt. Dickison's operations. Cheesy cover art aside, the book is a serious study that sports an impressive bibliography, although I have mixed feelings about.

CAPTAIN J.J. DICKISON CAMPARMY OF TENNESSEE, FLORIDA DIVISION, SONS OF CONFEDERATE VETERANS, INCORPORATED: FLORIDA DOMESTIC NON-PROFIT CORPORATION: WRITE REVIEW: Address: Cone Road Merritt Island, FL Registered Agent: Lock Donald W: Filing Date: J File Number: N Sanborn surrendered the Columbine to Captain J.

Dickison. HEADQUARTERS MILITARY DISTRICT, FLORIDA. LAKE CITY, Captain J. Dickison, Commanding: CAPTAIN: Your official report of the capture of the Columbine, on the St.

John's river, on the evening of the 23d instant, is held in high esteem. The major. Dickison: Prologue to Gainesville. John Jackson Dickison was born in Monroe County,Va., on Ma At an early age, he and his family moved to South Carolina. He later married M.E. Lester and worked as a clerk at a shoe store in Georgetown, S.C.

Dickison always had Civil War Times Magazine. A Soldier to Make General Lee Proud. J.J Dickison later joined the South Carolina Militia. He thereby received military training and was commissioned an officer in the cavalry.

In Dickison moved to Ocala, Florida, and purchased a plantation. J.J. Dickison was initially commissioned at the rank of lieutenant and served at Fort Clinch as a member of the Marion Light Artillery. Volume 12 of Confederate Military History: A Library of Confederate States History, William Harwar Parker Contributors Clement Anselm Evans, O.

Roberts, J. Dickison, William Harwar Parker, Robert S. Bridgers. In the book, J. Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy, author John J. Koblas recounts the infamous battle: “The second volley of Confederate fire cut the wheel chains of the Columbine, taking out the steering and soon stranding it on a sandbar in the river.

Florida had joined the Confederacy in advance of the American Civil War, as the third of the original seven states to secede from the Union, following Lincoln's the smallest population, nearly half of them slaves, Florida sent o troops to the Confederate States Army.

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It was Captain J.J. Dickison, known as the Civil War’s “Swamp Fox” or the “Marion of Florida,” who played an important role in protecting those resources and making sure they got where.

Col. Dickison. Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: VolumeFlorida. Clement Anselm Evans. (English) search this work: John Dimitry, A. Confederate Military History, a library of Confederate States Military History: VolumeLouisiana.

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"They hoped to spark a rebellion of the slaves, but one broke away and warned Captain J.J. Dickison," Kohl said. Dickison commanded the Ocala Home Guard militia, which met the Union soldiers as. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

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Jeff Thompson were each called this. Also included in his works are two books about a Confederate colonel, “J. J. Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy” and “Swamp Fox and the Columbine.” River City Books is a general interest bookstore in downtown Northfield.J. J. Dickison: Swamp Fox of the Confederacy by John J.

Koblas Book Description: Dickison fought during the Civil War in Florida, which was basically told to fend for itself.

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