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22Aug/16

Today in Arkansas During the Civil War (August 22)

On august 22, 1861, Governor of Arkansas Henry Massie Rector wrote to L.P. Walker notifying him of a few things going on with the formation and movement of military units in theRead More…

10Aug/16

Today in Arkansas During the Civil War (August 10)

On this date in Arkansas Civil War history in 1861, Governor Henry M. Rector wrote to Major-General Polk that Arkansas had seven regiments organized and ready for Confederate service. Rector told Polk,Read More…

06Aug/16

Today in Arkansas During the Civil War (August 6)

On this date in Arkansas Civil War history, August 6, 1862 marked the third day of a fourteen day expedition to Helena and Clarendon. The same date also marked day 2 ofRead More…