Creator

Date Original

1866

Description

This collection contains a requisition for ordnance and ordnance stores, for a company of Pope County Militia under Captain James F. Clear.

Biographical/Historical Note

This requisition was for ordnance and ordnance stores for a company of Pope County Militia under the command of Captain James F. Clear. James was a Union soldier during the Civil War and was dismissed from service on October 15, 1864. He later became a Captain in the Pope County Militia. Pope County’s loyalty was largely divided during the Civil War and conflict rose between the two sides during Reconstruction. These conflicts included assassinations of Pope County officials leading into the Pope County Militia War.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Pope County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.011.011

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Pope County Militia requisition, SMC.011.011

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Pope County militia requisition, 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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