Creator

Date Original

1862

Description

This collection contains one letter written by Abraham L. Black to his father, Thomas Black, whileAbraham was serving as a surgeon protem during the Civil War. The letter contains information about thelocation of regiments in Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

Abraham L. Black was the son of Thomas and Mary T. Black of Melbourne, Arkansas, early settlers inArkansas. During the Civil War, Abraham Black was a member of Hill's Regiment, Company I, ArkansasVolunteers. He served as a surgeon protem in 1862.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.005.001

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Abraham L. Black letter, SMC.005.001

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Abraham L. Black letter, 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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