Creator

Date Original

1865-1866

Description

This collection contains the records of a court case against James M. Coulter and his reply between November 5, 1865 and the May term of 1866 in the Western District of Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

James Madison Coulter (1815-1892) was born December 6, 1815 in Jones County, Georgia to John M. Coulter and Nancy Reddick Coulter. The Coulter family moved to Sevier County, Arkansas in 1836. Coulter married Brunetta Wilkerson Burton January 14, 1841 in Sevier County, Arkansas. He died March 16, 1892. In November 1865 Coulter's property was seized under the Libel of Information Act of July 17, 1862. Coulter replied to the charges that he was granted a presidential pardon of amnesty by President Andrew Johnson in October 1865.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.055.020

Resource Type

Text

Collection

United States vs. James M. Coulter, SMC.055.020

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

United States vs. James M. Coulter, 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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