Creator

Date Original

1863

Description

This letter to Jefferson Davis from officers of the Thirteenth and Fifteenth Arkansas Regiments proposesstrategy around Helena, Arkansas, on the Mississippi River.

Biographical/Historical Note

Colonel J.E. Josey and Major C.H. Carlton, Fifteenth Arkansas Regiment, and Lieutenant Colonel R.A.Duncan and R.H. Thompson, Thirteenth Arkansas Regiment, served together in Liddell's Brigade,Cleburne's Division, Confederate States Army. They combined with the Second and Fifth ArkansasRegiments after the Battle of Helena, Arkansas, during the Civil War.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.005.012a

Resource Type

Text

Collection

J.E. Josey Civil War letter, SMC.005.012a

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

J.E. Josey Civil War 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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