Creator

Date Original

1863-1892

Description

This collection contains letters written by James Henry Hall from 1863 to 1892.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Henry Hall was born in Wayne County, Michigan to Isaac Hall and Sallie Jackson Hall, July 2, 1839. Hall began teaching at the age of 19. He enlisted in Company H, Twelfth Michigan Infantry, United States Army in 1861. Hall's enlisted rank was private but by the end of the war he was a first lieutenant. He returned to Michigan and bought a small farm. Hall married Marcia Davis and they had at least two children, Fern M. Hall and James L. Hall.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Michigan

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.053.005

Resource Type

Text

Collection

James Henry Hall letters, SMC.053.005

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

James Henry Hall letters, 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

Share

COinS