Title

Battle of Helena Civil War news clipping; 1863

Creator

Date Original

1863

Description

This newsclipping from the New York Daily Tribune gives an account of the Civil War Battle of Helena.

Biographical/Historical Note

On July 4, 1863, the Battle of Helena was fought under the Confederate command of Lieutenant General Theophilus Holmes and Union Major General Benjamin Prentiss. The attack of Confederate forces on the Union's Fort Curtis ended in Confederate defeat the same day that Vicksburg fell to the Union.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; New York

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.004.001

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Battle of Helena Civil War news clipping, SMC.004.001

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Battle of Helena Civil War news clipping, 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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