Creator

Date Original

1911

Description

This color postcard shows the front side of the Nettleton Hotel in Mammoth Spring.

Biographical/Historical Note

Napoleon Hill built the Nettleton Hotel which opened in 1899 under the management of the Nettleton family. It was a large, upscale hotel which catered to tourists and vacationers. From its vantage point on a bluff near Mammoth Spring, the hotel boasted spectacular views of the Spring River, dams, Roller Mill, and train depot. The Nettleton operated successfully until November 30, 1932, when it was destroyed in a fire.

Physical Description

Postcard, 5.5" x 3.5"

Keywords

Postal cards; Postcards; Hotels; Fountains

Geographical Area

Mammoth Spring, Fulton County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MSNE.0061, Box 1, File 3, Item 1

Resource Type

Image

Collection

ASA postcard collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Nettleton Hotel in Mammoth Spring, Mammoth Spring State Park collection, Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives, Powhatan, 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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Nettleton Hotel in Mammoth Spring

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