Staged photo of Arthur M. Shaw, first mayor of Crossett, Ashley County
Staged photo of Arthur M. Shaw (seated), the first mayor of Crossett, with two marshals and an unidentified African American man in handcuffs. Original photo description explains that the African American man was brought in off the street "to pose for a picture of the city marshal's first official act." Photo is a reproduction made from an original that belonged to Joe Shaw.
PHC photo file
Arkansas State Archive
PHC00004989, PHC photo file, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.
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