Creator

Date Original

1863-1865

Description

This collection contains photocopies of two letters written between 1863 and 1865. One letter is written by a son working as a ward master in a hospital to his father and the other letter written by a soldier to his parents.

Biographical/Historical Note

Solomon Thomas worked as a ward master at the General Hospital in Fort Smith, Arkansas in 1865. Ephraim Payne served with Company E, 2nd Tennessee Regiment, Confederate States Army in 1863.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Fort Smith, Sebastian County (Ark.); Tennessee

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.027.019

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Civil War letters [photocopy], SMC.027.019

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Civil War letters [photocopy], 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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