Creator

Date Original

1860-1963

Description

This collection contains military service records, correspondence, maps, histories, muster rolls, reports, pension records, a military discharge, and an index related to Civil War events in Mississippi, Texas, Iowa, Tennessee, Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, and Illinois. It also contains copies of several photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Thomas Josiah Stow was born in 1841 in Boone County, Illinois. During the Civil War he served in Company I, Thirty-Seventh Illinois Infantry. Afterwards, he married Edith Carrie Cook and moved to Ulysses, Nebraska, where he died on February 3, 1908. They received pensions for his military service. The couple had four children, Almond R., Floy E., Victor R., and Bessie F.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Mississippi; Texas; Iowa; Tennessee; Alabama; Louisiana; Illinois

Language

English

Identifier

MG.00297

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Thomas J. Stow Civil War papers, MG.00297

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Thomas J. Stow Civil War 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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