Creator

Date Original

1863 December 08

Description

Orders for the escorts of wagons sent for forage which are to include three groups, one to guard the wagons and two to "scour the country." Officers are told that the "bravest of men may be conquered, but those are not soldiers who can be surprised."

Physical Description

Document, 5.5" x 8"

Subjects

Civil War; War; Military

Geographical Area

Batesville, Independence County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.BS00130.016

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

General orders number 7, 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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General orders number 7

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