Creator

Date Original

1847-1848

Description

This collection contains a photocopy of a court martial proceeding for Alexander [Muson].

Biographical/Historical Note

Alexander [Muson] was a captain in Maris Co. of the Arkansas Cavalry in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. He was convicted of murdering Ivan Nuva, a Mexican citizen at Saltillo, Mexico, on December 8, 1847 and sentenced to hanging. He was executed on January 10, 1848.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Mexico

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.029.009

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Alexander [Muson] court martial proceedings [photocopy], SMC.029.009

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Alexander [Muson] court martial proceedings [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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