University of Missouri Press
Grant's Strategic Command
The General as AdministratorCairo, Illinois, is the southernmost northern city of the Civil War. It is farther south than Richmond in a state that extends farther north than Cape Cod. The city's location at the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio r....
Scaturro, Frank J.
"Key Command: Ulysses S. Grant's District of Cairo,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 9
Available at: https://repository.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol9/iss2/13