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Jacob Himes Civil War letter

Jacob Himes Civil War Letter

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Finding aid for the Jacob Himes Civil War Letter

MSS.11.10

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



Repository: Butler Center for Arkansas Studies
Creator:Himes, Jacob M., 1844-191?
Title: Jacob Himes Civil War Letter
Dates: 1864
Quantity: 0.21 Linear feet
Abstract:This collection consists of one letter written by Jacob M. Himes of the 33rd Iowa Infantry while serving in Little Rock.
Identification: MSS.11.10
Language: English

Arrangement

This collection is contained in one box.


Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one letter written by Jacob M. Himes of the 33rd Iowa Infantry while serving in Little Rock.


Biographical Note

Jacob Himes was born in Pennsylvania, in June 1844, the son of Jacob and Mary Himes. The family later moved to Ohio, and settled near Oskaloosa, Iowa, in 1856. Jacob enlisted in the 33rd Iowa Infantry on October 4, 1862, and served through the end of the war. He was mustered out on July 17, 1865, in New Orleans. He returned to Iowa and continued to farm. He married Elizabeth Himes in 1873, and died in the late 1910s.


Index Terms

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

Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Guerrillas -- Confederate States of America.
Himes, Jacob M., 1844-191?
Little Rock (Ark.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Underground movements.
United States. Army. Iowa Infantry Regiment, 33rd. (1862-1865)

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Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Restrictions on Use

Non-circulating, in-house use only.


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Preferred Citation

Jacob Himes Civil War Letter, MSS 11-10, Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Arkansas Studies Institute

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