Creator

Date Original

1966

Description

Black and white photographic negative of approximately 700 people gathered for a Winthrop Rockefeller gubernatorial campaign stop at the 200 block of E. Broadway in Morrilton.

Biographical/Historical Note

Winthrop Rockefeller (Republican), grandson of John D. Rockefeller, was elected the 37th Governor of Arkansas in 1966, defeating Jim Johnson (Democrat.) When Rockefeller arrived in Arkansas in 1953, he purchased land on Petit Jean Mountain outside of Morrilton in Conway County, where he built Winrock Farms.

Physical Description

Black and white photographic negative, 3" x 4"

Subjects

City and town life; Governors; Negative prints

Geographical Area

Morrilton, Conway County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

G4870.11

Resource Type

Image

Collection

General photo file

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Rockefeller Political Rally (1966), Morrilton, Arkansas, General photo file, 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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Keywords

City and town life; Governors; Negative prints

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