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Joseph M. Bailey Memoir

Identifier: MC 548

Scope and Content Note

Typewritten autobiographical essay, "Story of a Confederate Soldier, 1861-1865," by First Lieutenant Joseph M. Bailey, Company D, Sixteenth Arkansas Infantry.

Positive photocopy of original owned by Texas State Library and Archives Commission.


  • 1861-1865


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

First Lieutenant Joseph M. Bailey, Company D, Sixteenth Arkansas Infantry originally joined the state troops. He was initially assigned to the Fourth Arkansas Infantry, and was at the battle of Wilson's Creek. Later, in the regular Confederate army, he fought at Pea Ridge, Corinth, and Port Hudson.


0.1 Linear Feet (1 Folder, 1 Item)

Arrangement of the Papers

Material is arranged in one folder.

Acquisition Information

Donated by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission, Lorenzo de Zavala State Archives and Library Building, Austin, Texas, 13 May 1985.

Processing Information

Processed by Nan Lawler, January 1986.

Joseph M. Bailey Memoir
Nan Lawler
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444