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In Their Words A Chronology of the Civil War in Chicot County, Arkansas and Adjacent Waters of the Mississippi River by Don Rivers

In Their Words: A Chronology of the Civil War in Chicot County Arkansas

  • How can one town go from the richest in land, settlers, commerce, and planters, to one of the poorest in the country? In 5 years, Chicot County, Arkansas felt the wrath of hard times. 

    Explore how the Civil War affected this area, about military and civilian life, and browse through newspapers, diaries, military reports, and letters in chronological order, and learn how it impacted this small, but lively area in Arkansas.

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