Creator

Date Original

1861 April 12

Description

News broadside from the Pine Bluff Telegraph about the firing on Fort Sumter. The paper reports the firing on the fort and the arrival of 7,000 men from border states and 2,000 Confederate troops arriving to join the fight in Charleston.

Physical Description

Broadside, 21.25" x 5.75"

Subjects

Broadsides; Civil War; Newspapers; Military exchanges; Military headquarters

Contributor

Pine Bluff Telegraph

Geographical Area

Pine Bluff, Jefferson County (Ark.); Charleston, Charleston County (S.C.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.BS.0130.0001

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Broadside, Pine Bluff Telegraphic Intelligence: Firing on Fort Sumter, Small manuscript collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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