Creator

Date Original

1922-1931

Description

This collection contains one ledger of collections and disbursement payments from The American Legion Leslie Huddleston Post #12 in Hope, Arkansas, from 1922. It also contains a roster of American Legion Members showing payment of dues for 1922 and a 1931 letter from the Department of Arkansas American Legion Adjutant, R.W. Sisson, to an unnamed commander.

Biographical/Historical Note

The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic, war-time veterans organization. Arkansas was represented in the American Legion from its beginning in 1919 and was the first state in the United States to incorporate a chapter. The Leslie Huddleston Post #12 is a chapter of the Department of Arkansas American Legion located in Hope, Arkansas.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Hope, Hempstead County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.175.001

Resource Type

Text

Collection

American Legion Leslie Huddleston Post #12 ledger, SMC.175.001

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

American Legion Leslie Huddleston Post #12 ledger, 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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