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Arkansas History Commission


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

John Sappington Marmaduke Correspondence

Identifier: MS M345 299 Marmaduke
Scope and Content Note

Correspondence with Lucius Marshall Walker, 1863

8 items (on 8 L.) TS.

Typescript copy of correspondence and related material, September 2-5 and October 16, 1863, pertaining to duel between Confederate generals Marmaduke and Walker. Typescript copy of an original transcript held by the Arkansas History Commission in the Clara Bertha Eno Collection.

Dates: 1863

John Hugh Reynolds Letter and Associated Material

Identifier: MS L34 1907
Scope and Contents

Xeroxed copies of typed, signed letter (2 leaves) dated Fayetteville, Ark., Mar. 30, 1907, from John Hugh Reynolds to the Hon. James W. Thompson, Little Rock, and accompanying "Arguments" (2 leaves) and publisher's advertisement (1 leaf). Material pertains to proposed legislation regarding the Arkansas History Commission and to publication of volume one of Publications of the Arkansas Historical Association.

Dates: 1907

Grandison Delaney Royston Correspondence

Identifier: MS L34 Royston
Scope and Content Note

Photocopy of printed text of correspondence exchanged at Washington, Arkansas, July 9 and 13, 1863, between Rufus King Garland and Royston, pertaining to Garland's candidacy for election to the Congress of the Confederate States.

Copied from original printed text, torn from an unidentified work in the Robert Wilson Trimble Collection, Arkansas History Commission, Little Rock.

Dates: 1863

William F. Switzler Typescripts

 Collection — Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 7: [Barcode: 35129217141049]
Identifier: MC 1056

Typescripts of "A Trip to the South," and "My Second Tour in the South," 1836-1837, describing Wm. F. Switzler's trips to Louisiana in 1835 and 1836.

Dates: 1836-1837

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Arkansas -- Politics and government 2
Arkansas -- Description and travel 1
Confederate States of America -- Politics and government 1
Dueling -- Arkansas 1
Louisiana -- Description and travel 1