Creator

Date Original

1911

Description

This poem was written in dedication to the Confederacy by M.L. Brown for the 1911 affair.

Biographical/Historical Note

The United Confederate Veterans (UCV) reunion was hosted in Little Rock on May 16-18, 1911. An estimated 140,000 people, 12,000 of whom were veterans, are said to have been in Little Rock for the event. The reunion was held in order to bring attention to the aging veteran population. The UCV was active in securing the enforcement of legislation on pension laws for the wounded, disabled, and destitute ex-confederate soldiers.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0171.0001

Resource Type

Text

Collection

"Re-Union Poem," by M.L. Brown, SMC.0171.0001

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

"Re-Union Poem," by M.L. Brown, 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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