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Description

This black and white postcard depicts a Confederate Veterans parade in downtown Harrison, Arkansas, in the early 1900s. The parade of men and women on horseback is turning from West Stephenson St. onto Main St. at the courthouse square.

Biographical/Historical Note

Boone County was organized in 1869, during Reconstruction after the Civil War. Harrison was platted and made the county seat, incorporated on March 1st, 1876. It is named after L. LaRue Harrison, a Union officer who surveyed and platted the town.

Transcription

Confederate Parade, Harrison, Ark.

Physical Description

Black and white postcard, 5.5" x 3.5"

Keywords

Postcards; Parades; Veterans; Memorial rites and ceremonies; Military parades and ceremonies

Geographical Area

Harrison, Boone County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

ASA postcard collection, G1224.1.1

Resource Type

Image

Collection

ASA postcard collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Confederate Parade, Harrison, Ark., ASA postcard 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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