Table of Contents
- Descriptive Summary
- Access Information
- Use Information
- Acquisition Information
- Processing Information
- Preferred Form of Citation
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Subject Terms
- Detailed Description of the Collection
- Gaines, John Pollard, 1795-1857
- Major John P. Gaines Diary
- Inclusive Dates
- MC 323
- 0.01 linear feet (1 item)
- Materials are in English.
- Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries
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Donated by Mrs. Walter P. Riddick, Sr. of Little Rock, Arkansas on April 24, 1978, through Margaret Bolsterli.
Processed by Nan Lawler, October 1986.
Preferred Form of Citation
Major John P. Gaines Diary (MC 323), Special Collections, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.
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John P. Gaines (1795- 1857) served as a major in the First Regiment of Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry during the Mexican-American War. Gaines was later a U.S. representative from Kentucky (1847-49) and governor of Oregon Territory (1850-55).
Scope and Content Note
Journal of Expedition to Texas, 1846.
Typescript of diary of John P. Gaines (1795- 1857), First Regiment of Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry, from camp near Memphis, TN, 16 July 1846, through Arkansas and Texas to the Rio Grande River, 20 October 1846. Positive photocopy.
The following persons, organizations, or topics are among those represented within the collection materials:
Mexican War, 1846-1848
Detailed Description of the Collection
The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection
Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 3
|Box Small Manuscript Collections Box 3||Folder MC 323||
Major John P. Gaines Diary, 1846
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