Creator

Date Original

1861-1863

Description

This collection contains discharge papers of Joel Thomas Dickinson. Also included is a weaving patterndraft for "Freemason Beauty."

Biographical/Historical Note

Joel Thomas Dickinson was born in 1836 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. On August 17, 1861, he enlisted forservice in the Civil War as a Corporal with Captain Joseph B. McCulloch's Company A, 4th ArkansasInfantry, Confederate States Army. He was discharged October 4, 1861, after a bout of chronic bronchitis.He re-enlisted February 23, 1862, in McCulloch's Company. However, he became sick in March 1863 anddid not recover. He was honorably discharged December 25, 1863, and died soon thereafter.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Alabama

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.006.011a

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Joel Thomas Dickinson papers, SMC.006.011a

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Joel Thomas Dickinson 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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