Creator

Date Original

1861 March 01

Description

Letter from Brigadier General George M. Holt, 2nd Brigade, Arkansas Militia to Post Commissary Thomas C. Peek notifying the election of Captain Augustus H. Crawford for Company A, 18th regiment, Arkansas Militia.

Transcription

Head Quarters 2nd Brigade A. Mil.
Benton Ark. March 1st 1861
At an election held in Benton Ark. on the
16" day of Feb. 1861 for the purpose of
electing a Captain to fill the vacancy of
Capt. Jno. C. Douglas resigned the follow
ing persons received the number of votes appoint
their respection names to wit.
For Captain Co "A" 18th Regiment
Augustus H. Crawford received 24 votes
Jno J White " 12 "
Sam M. [illegible] " 7 "
Jas. W. Adams " 5 "
I certify the above to be a true copy of the
original returns now on file in my office
Given under my hand date above
Geo M Holt
Gen. Com'd 2nd Bridage
1st Division Ark. Militia

Physical Description

Letter, 10" x 8"

Subjects

Correspondence; Civil War; Military officers

Contributor

Brigadier General George M. Holt

Geographical Area

Benton, Saline County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000132, Series II, Item 336

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Kie Oldham collection, MS.000132

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Letter, Brigadier General George M. Holt to Post Commissary Thomas C. Peek, Kie Oldham collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

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