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Fayetteville in Washington County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

First Confederate Company Organized in Washington County

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., August 9, 2012
1. First Confederate Company Organized in Washington County Marker
Inscription.

Near this spot a flag
was presented to the
First Confederate Company
organized in
Washington County
Co. E, 2nd Cavalry Reg’t
Arkansas Volunteers
Capt. T.J. Kelly
May 1861

 
Erected 1926 by Mildred Lee Chapter, United Daughters of the Confederacy.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the United Daughters of the Confederacy marker series.
 
Location. 36° 3.751′ N, 94° 9.573′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, Arkansas, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Center Street and East Avenue, on the left when traveling west on Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 East Center Street, Fayetteville AR 72701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Significant Dates in Fayetteville History (within shouting distance of this marker); Fayetteville Center Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Evolution of Fayetteville (within shouting distance of this marker); Guisinger Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis Brothers Building
First Confederate Company Organized in Washington County Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 9, 2012
2. First Confederate Company Organized in Washington County Marker
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mrs. Young Block (about 300 feet away); Archibald Yell (about 500 feet away); Butterfield Stage Route (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .  2nd Arkansas Cavalry Regiment, CSA. (Submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 406 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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