Creator

Date Original

1909

Description

This collection contains eight receipts from the Fort Benjamin Harrison Post Exchange in Indianapolis, Indiana for items purchased by Captain James Villard Heidt.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Villard Heidt (1873-1953) was born May 10, 1873 in Georgia. He married Clara Hotze, a daughter of Peter Hotze, in Little Rock, Arkansas. Heidt graduated from West Point Military Academy in 1895 and served in the United States Army until his retirement in 1937. He served in the Spanish-American War, the Cuban occupation, the Philippine insurrection, and World War I. Colonel Heidt was commanding officer of Fort Roots in North Little Rock in 1912. He died May 31, 1953.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Indiana

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.055.013

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Captain James Villard Heidt invoices, SMC.055.013

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Captain James Villard Heidt invoices, 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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