One year he wandered away off to his uncle, on the Holston, near the confines of Tennessee.
Knoxville is situated on the northern bank of the Holston River.
But Herky's calm mention of taking me back to Holston changed the color of my mood.
Holston was the nearest point where supplies could be obtained.
As she put her hand on the hall door, Mr. Holston opened it from outside.
Down on the Clinch and Holston the settlers were either “forting” or fleeing.
It was about ten o'clock when Hal jogged into a broad trail on the outskirts of Holston.
After a while Mrs. Holston and Captain Vane joined the audience.
Second, to cross the Holston and march directly against Bragg's right flank whilst Rosecrans should attack in front.
The bridge was carried to Knoxville and laid across the Holston there.