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Date Original

1861 January 09

Description

Letter from Colonel Adam D. Grayson in Jonesboro to Governor Henry M. Rector notifying Rector of the election of officers in the 55th Regiment, Arkansas Militia.

Transcription

State of Arkansas Jan. 9th 1861
County of Craighead
Jonesboro
Head Quarters
fiftyfifth regiment the Ark. Militia
I do herby certify that
Alen Dodds Received a majority of the
votes given at a special election held
at the voting for captain in Company A
of the 55 Regiment of the A.M.
I do also certify that Noble Joseph was
duly elected first Lieutenant in said company
at the same time and place
I do also certify that David Mead was
duly elected Captain at an election held on
the same day for Company C
I do also certify that Henry N. Luller
was duly elected Captain at an election
held in Company D on the same day
Given under my hand this the
day and date first above written
Adam D. Grayson Colon
Commandant of Said Regiment

Physical Description

Letter, 13" x 7.75"

Subjects

Correspondence; War; Military officers; Civil War; Governors

Contributor

Colonel Adam D. Grayson

Geographical Area

Jonesboro, Craighead County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000132, Series II, Item 106

Resource Type

Image

Collection

Kie Oldham collection, MS.000132

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Letter, Colonel Adam D. Grayson to Governor Henry M. Rector, Kie Oldham collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

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