Creator

Date Original

1900

Description

This collection contains copies of newsclippings of S.C. Turnbo's stories about northwestern Arkansasand southwestern Missouri.

Biographical/Historical Note

Silas Claiborne Turnbo (1844-1925) was an avid writer and historian. He lived most of his life at Pontiac,Ozark County, Missouri, and on the White River in Marion County, Arkansas. He spent much of his time visiting with old residents of northern Arkansas and southern Missouri, and writing down their stories. He authored many articles that appeared in newspapers throughout both states between 1898 and 1907. Healso wrote two books based on those stories.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Missouri

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.018.015

Resource Type

Text

Collection

S.C. Turnbo news clippings [photocopies], SMC.018.015

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

S.C. Turnbo news clippings [photocopies], 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.

Disciplines

United States History

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