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Date Original

2007 August 24

Description

This is a program from the 2007 post office dedication ceremony in Little Rock. The post office at 1700 Main Street in Little Rock was renamed in honor of Jones.

Biographical/Historical Note

Scipio Africanus Jones was born a slave in Arkansas in 1863. He became a lawyer and practiced law in Little Rock. He was elected a special chancellor in Pulaski County Chancery Court.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 5.5"

Subjects

Dedications; Programs; Lawyers

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000357, Box 9, Folder 112, Item 1

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Black History Commission of Arkansas collection, MS.000357

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Program, Scipio Jones Post Office Dedication, Black History Commission of Arkansas collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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Program, Scipio Jones Post Office Dedication

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