Battle of Jenkins' Ferry, Arkansas Page3
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Enlarge Building was used as a hospital shortly after the battle, located just south of Leola; (burned in 1967)

(2011) Enlarge Saline River in the area that the pontoon bridge was constructed by Gen. Steele's Union soldiers

     

(2011) Enlarge Actual old military road where the Union soldiers and their wagons traveled (toward the camera) during the battle taken in the same time of year as the battle, late April

(2011) Enlarge Old military road

      

(2011) Enlarge The Taylor Homestead was where Ruff Taylor stood on his porch and watched the Union soldiers enter the Saline River bottoms, then as the Confederates arrived, he took his gun and joined them in the battle

 

(2007) Enlarge Saline River "historically correct" out of its banks on the April 29-30, 2007 anniversary of the battle. View looking toward the ferry landing

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