Creator

Date Original

1862 March 08

Description

This is the map detailing the 3rd and final day of the Battle of Pea Ridge. It shows different location markers, detailing which troops are stationed where.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Battle at Pea Ridge was a Union victory, with high casualties on both sides, including two Confederate generals (Ben McCulloch and his second-in-command James McIntosh). Soon after the battle, General Earl Van Dorn vacated Arkansas and moved much of the Confederate Army east of the Mississippi River.

Physical Description

Map, 14" x 12.25"

Subjects

Civil War; Arkansas; Confederate States of America

Geographical Area

Benton County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

Printed ephemera

Collection

Printed ephemera

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Pea Ridge battlefield map, Printed ephemera, 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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