McArthur, John letters (1864)

 Click here to view the item
Creator:McArthur, John, 1826-1906
Creator:Thornton, Linda
Creator:Galati, Leslie Ann
Title:McArthur, John letters (1864)

McArthur commanded the 12th Illinois Infantry during the Civil War. After rising to Brigadier General, he led his troops on a May 1864 expedition from Vicksburg to Yazoo City, Miss., engaging in several skirmishes along the way. These are materials related to the May 1864 expedition

Subjects:McArthur, John, 1826-1906 | Mississippi--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | United States. Army. Illinois Infantry, 12th | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 | Peoples--Military Life | Government and Politics--Military | Illinois | Mississippi
Collection:Auburn University Libraries' Civil War Letters
Institution:Auburn University Libraries
Contributors:Auburn University. Library. Special Collections and Archives
Original Material:

John McArthur Papers

Rights and Usage:

Related Materials:

Persistent Link to Item: