Yellville in the Dark Days of Civil War
The Turnbo Manuscripts VOLUME 2
Silas Turnbo- History of the Twenty-seventh Arkansas Confederate Infantry
Note: The 27th and 38th Arkansas were organized in the same part of Arkansas at about the same time. Information about the 38th can be found in books [such as this one] about the 27th Arkansas.
University of Arkansas
CONTENTS OF THE COLLECTION (8 reels microfilm)
Eight reels of microfilm, [numbered 1-3, 4.1, 4.2, 5-7]. Correspondence, general and special orders, field reports, telegrams, and other documents of the Confederate forces in Arkansas. Correspondents include Elias Cornelius Boudinot, Samuel Ryan Curtis, Thomas C. Hindman, Francis J. Herron, Theophilus H. Holmes, Robert Edward Lee, R. C. Newton, Albert Pike, William Quesenbury, John Selden Roane, and Stand Watie.
The Alexander Papers contain an immense amount of information about General Hindman's tenure as commander of the Trans Miss District in 1862.