Creator

Date Original

1886-1898

Description

This collection consists of one letter from Jefferson Davis, Beauvoir, Mississippi, to C.D. Mixon, Camden, Arkansas, dated June 8, 1886; one thank you note from Mrs. Jefferson Davis, New York, to C.D. Mixon, Camden Arkansas, dated November 17, 1898.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jefferson Davis (1808-1889) was a politician who served as the president of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865. He was a senator, representative, and served as U.S. Secretary of War before the Civil War.; Camden was incorporated on December 11, 1844 and is the county seat of Ouachita County.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one letter from Jefferson Davis, Beauvoir, Mississippi, to C.D. Mixon, Camden, Arkansas, dated June 8, 1886; one thank you note from Mrs. Jefferson Davis, New York, to C.D. Mixon, Camden Arkansas, dated November 17, 1898.

Geographical Area

Camden, Ouachita County (Ark.); New York City

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.087.005

Resource Type

Text

Collection

C.D. Mixon papers, SMC.087.005

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

C.D. Mixon papers, 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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