Creator

Date Original

1868

Description

This collection contains a poem, "The 19th Ioway or the Prairie Grove Fight," dated February 2, 1868.

Biographical/Historical Note

"The 19th Ioway or the Prairie Grove Fight," is attributed to John N. Wyatt. There is no John Wyatt in the 19th Iowa Infantry, however, there is a John White who could possibly be the author. The poem became a popular song and at least four different versions exist.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.051.006

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Battle of Prairie Grove poem, SMC.051.006

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Battle of Prairie Grove poem, 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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