Creator

Date Original

1865

Description

This letter written by L. Wade to G.W. Ford explains why he is in possession of his slaves and the issues he has faced since having them.

Biographical/Historical Note

L. Warde of Westwood, Arkansas wrote a letter to W.G. Ford on July 2, 1865 explaining why he is in possession of Ford's negroes and the trouble he has had in keeping them. He talks about his arrest by General Davidson's command and the trouble caused by the fall of Little Rock.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.037.002

Resource Type

Text

Collection

L. Warde letter, SMC.037.002

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

L. Warde letter, 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.

Disciplines

United States History

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