Creator

Date Original

1902-1941

Description

This collection contains records, membership lists, minutes of meetings, committee reports, general orders, clippings, obituaries, and published material. It also contains the 1903 organizational record of the John R. Homer Scott Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Ben T. Embry Camp #977 United Confederate Veterans was organized at Russellville, Arkansas, in 1892. The camp was named for Confederate Colonel Ben T. Embry, an early settler of Galley Rock near Russellville. Embry died in 1892. The organization sponsored an annual Pope County reunion of Civil War veterans. The organization became inactive about 1930.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Russellville, Pope County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MG.00035

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Ben T. Embry Camp #977, United Confederate Veterans records, MG.00035

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Ben T. Embry Camp #977, United Confederate Veterans records, 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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