Welcome to Arkansas in the Civil War! Posted by writer and historian Dale Cox, this site explores the battlefields, historic sites and events of the Civil War in Arkansas, while also exploring other heritage and eco-tourism destinations in the Natural State!
Saturday, August 23, 2008
Cooper's Expedition to Fort Smith - Part Ten
Friday, August 22, 2008
Cooper's Expedition to Fort Smith - Part Nine
Thursday, August 21, 2008
Cooper's Expedition to Fort Smith - Part Eight
Wednesday, August 13, 2008
Massard Prairie Book now available at Fort Smith Museum of History
Paperback copies of The Battle of Massard Prairie: The 1864 Confederate Attacks on Fort Smith, Arkansas are now available at the Fort Smith Museum of History in downtown Fort Smith.
Open daily from Tuesday through Saturday, the museum is located at the western end of Rogers Avenue directly across from the Fort Smith National Historic Site.
As of yesterday the museum had a full supply of autographed copies of the books. Proceeds from their sales are being donated to the museum to assist in their massive operational costs.
Copies of the book are also available in Northwest Arkansas at Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park. It can also be ordered online at www.exploresouthernhistory.com/dalecox.
Proceeds from the sales also help support the new Cane Hill Battlefield Driving Tour project in Northwest Arkansas.
If you would like to learn more about the Battle of Massard Prairie online, please visit www.exploresouthernhistory.com/massardprairie.