Creator

Date Original

1863

Description

This collection contains a letter written by Nathaniel Williams Trimble while he was imprisoned at Fort Delaware to his brother Thomas Clark Trimble II.

Biographical/Historical Note

Nathaniel Williams Trimble (1842-1918) and Thomas Clark Trimble II (1847-1933) were the sons of Thomas Clark Trimble and Fannie Erwin Williams Trimble. Both were born in Holly Springs, Mississippi. Nathaniel Trimble served in Company B, 7th Regiment, Tennessee Volunteers, Confederate States Army during the Civil War. Nathaniel was captured and sent to Fort Delaware in Delaware. After the war, he was admitted to the Tennessee bar and was present of the Black Warrior Coal Company. Thomas Clark Trimble II moved to Lonoke County, Arkansas where he was a judge on the 17th Judicial Circuit Court.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Tennessee; Delaware

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.037.052

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Nathaniel Williams Trimble letter, SMC.037.052

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Nathaniel Williams Trimble 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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