Creator

Date Original

1899

Description

This collection includes handwritten and typed versions of George Donaghey's account of an 1899 meeting of the Arkansas Board of State Capitol Commissioners.

Biographical/Historical Note

On January 12, 1899, Senate Concurrent Resolution 3 was introduced, calling for the construction of a new capitol building. The House adopted the resolution, and Governor Daniel Webster Jones signed it into law on February 13, 1899. In March, the General Assembly enacted Act 128, allocating $50,000 to hire an architect and begin the project.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.032.025

Resource Type

Text

Collection

George W. Donaghey letter, SMC.032.025

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

George W. Donaghey letter, 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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