Skip to main content



Lizzie Thompson letter

Lizzie Thompson Letter

Save page 1 of 2
Open Finding Aid

Finding aid for the Lizzie Thompson Letter

MSS.11.103

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



Repository: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Creator:Thompson, Elizabeth A., 1835-?
Title: Lizzie Thompson Letter
Dates: 1862
Quantity: 0.21 Linear feet
Abstract:This collection consists of one letter written by Lizzie Thompson to her husband, who was serving in the 1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Dismounted).
Identification: MSS.11.103
Language: English

Arrangement

This collection is contained in two files.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one letter written by Lizzie Thompson to her husband, who was serving in the 1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles (Dismounted).


Biographical Note

Elizabeth A. Martin was born in 1835, in Arkansas. She married Lycurgus L. Thompson, and they had a farm in Big Rock Township, in Pulaski County, Arkansas. Lycurgus enlisted in the 1st Arkansas Mounted Rifles on June 16, 1861, and was elected first lieutenant. That unit was reorganized and dismounted in May 1862. He later served in the 1st Arkansas Cavalry.


Index Terms

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

Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Batesville (Ark.)
Confederate States of America. Army. Arkansas Mounted Rifles, 1st.
Little Rock (Ark.)
Thompson, Elizabeth A., 1835-?
Thompson, Lycurgus L., 1838-?

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Restrictions on Use

Non-circulating, in-house use only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lizzie Thompson Letter, MSS 11-103, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute

Acquisition Information

Purchased, September 16, 2009


you wish to report:


...
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK