Creator

Date Original

1861 July 11

Description

Record of meeting and election of officers in the Prairie County Home Guard, Hamilton Township.

Transcription

[Page 1] In obedience to Notice, The home Guard
appointed by the county court of Prairie County
Arks. for Hamilton Township, met at Hamilton
Church on Thursday the 11th July 1861 - Present
W.J. Hood, John [illegible], Saml. [illegible],
Josephus Tucker, Saml. Robinson, S.W. Arnold,
James H. Edmondson, & H Reynolds - Josephus
Tucker was called to the chair, and H. Reynolds
appointed sec - The object of the meeting
being explained by the chairman - The Guard
proceded [sic] to organise [sic] by the Election of the
following officers, to wit -
H Reynolds Captain
J.H. Edmondson Firt Lt.
W.J. Hood Second Lt.
Attest
H Reynolds Sec
Josephus Tucker/Chairman
[Page 2] Hamilton Township
Home Guard Election
Filed July the 2d
[illegible]
W Goodwin
Clerk

Physical Description

Document, 8" x 10.75"

Subjects

Civil War; Military; Military officers; Voting

Geographical Area

Hamilton, Prairie County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.00052.012

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Election of home guard officers, Hamilton Township, Prairie County, Small manuscript collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

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Election of home guard officers, Hamilton Township, Prairie County

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