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John J. Dupuy collection

John J. Dupuy Collection

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Finding aid for the John J. Dupuy Collection

MSS.11.104

Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
100 Rock Street
Little Rock, Arkansas, 72201
(501) 320-5700



Repository: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Creator:Dupuy, John J., 1837-?
Title: John J. Dupuy Collection
Dates: 1861
Quantity: 0.21 Linear feet
Abstract:This collection consists of a letter and a card written by John J. Dupuy at Marion, Arkansas, just prior to Arkansas's decision to secede.
Identification: MSS.11.104
Language: English

Arrangement

This collection is arranged topically and chronologically.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a letter and a card written by John J. Dupuy at Marion, Arkansas, just prior to Arkansas's decision to secede.


Biographical Note

John J. Dupuy was born in Virginia, in 1837, and moved with his family to Tennessee, ca. 1850. He practiced law briefly in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and moved to Crittenden County, Arkansas, in early 1861. He served first as a private in the 4th Tennessee Volunteers, and in 1863, was promoted to lieutenant and served as adjutant of the 12th Arkansas Sharpshooters. Following the war, he settled in Hardeman County, Tennessee.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Confederate States of America. Army. Arkansas Sharpshooter Battalion, 12th.
Confederate States of America. Army. Tennessee Infantry Regiment, 4th.
Crittenden County (Ark.)
Dupuy, John J., 1837-?
Memphis (Tenn.)
Secession -- Arkansas.

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Restrictions on Use

Non-circulating, in-house use only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John J. Dupuy Collection, MSS 11-104, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 2011


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