Title

Peter Hotze Civil War diary, 1861-1862

Creator

Date Original

1861-1862

Description

This collection contains an original diary and transcription of the diary kept by Peter Hotze between 1861and 1862 during his service in the Civil War.

Biographical/Historical Note

Peter Hotze was born in 1836, at Innsbruck in the Austrian Tyrol, the son of Wolfgang and Mary Sophia Hotze. In 1856 he came to the United States and in 1857, settled in Little Rock, where he engaged in the general merchandise business. During the Civil War, he served with the Capital Guards, which became Company A, Sixth Arkansas Regiment of General Patrick Cleburne's division

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.029.013

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Peter Hotze Civil War diary, SMC.029.013

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Peter Hotze Civil War diary, 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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