Creator

Date Original

circa 1915

Description

This sepia postcard depicts the Mammoth Spring train depot in the foreground with the Roller Mill on the left side.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Mammoth Spring Train Depot was built in 1886 as the Kansas City, Fort Scott, and Memphis Railroad line was being constructed. The town flourished with the railroad for many years, but the depot was officially closed down in 1978. Later it was converted to a state park.

Transcription

Scenes at Mammoth Springs Ark.

Physical Description

Postcard, 5.5" x 3.5"

Keywords

Postcards; Postal cards; Steam engines; Mills; Railroad tracks; Railroads; Railroad facilities; Railroad stations

Geographical Area

Mammoth Spring, Fulton County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MSNE.0061, Box 4, File 1, Item 1

Resource Type

Image

Collection

ASA postcard collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Scenes at 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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