Creator

Date Original

1861-1863

Description

This collection includes one commission to Major James H. May, 7th Arkansas Battalion and one appointment to James H. May to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the 4th Arkansas Regiment in the Confederate Army.

Biographical/Historical Note

James H. May was a lieutenant colonel of the Fourth Arkansas Regiment in the Confederate Army, appointed by Jefferson Davis. The commission in this collection is signed by Confederate Secretary of War James A. Seddon. The commission states that, should he choose to accept the position, May will report to Colonel Bunn.

Scope and Contents

This collection includes one commission to Major James H. May, 7th Arkansas Battalion and one appointment to James H. May to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the 4th Arkansas Regiment in the Confederate Army.

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.087.022

Resource Type

Text

Collection

James H. May papers, 1861-1863, SMC.087.022

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

James H. May papers, 1861-1863, 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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