Creator

Date Original

1923

Description

This 46 page journal contains plans, tables, photographs, correspondence and the report on the investigation of the failure of the Arkansas levee in Section 2 Township, Clay County, Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

Wirt Reed Heagler Sr. was born in Ohio, and married Lillian in 1919. They had three children, Araminta, Wirt Reed, Jr., and Robert M. Heagler. Heagler was a civil engineer and maintained offices in the Bertig Building in Paragould AR and also in Potosi, MO. W.R. Heagler and Sons merged with Hiram Phillips Engineers ca. 1922 to create the Hiram Philipps Engineering Company. Heagler's sons were also engineers. He oversaw construction of Crowley's Ridge State Park and was its first superintendent.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Clay County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.036.005

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Hiram Phillips Engineering Company report, SMC.036.005

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

1923 Hiram Phillips Engineering Company report, 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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