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Guide to the James William Howard Journal, RG 903
Date Listed: April 1992

Date Span: 1860-1911

Scope / Content: Photocopies of journal and reminiscences of Howard, recounting his Civil War and postwar experiences.

Biographical Sketch: Howard enlisted in Company A, 9th Arkansas Infantry, in July 1861. He served in Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi and Georgia until he was wounded near Resaca, Georgia in May 1864. After the war, he went into business in Columbus, Georgia and later became a Baptist minister.


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