Creator

Date Original

1823-1852

Description

This collection contains 13 letters.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Kirkbridge Potts was born March 24, 1803 in Pennsylvania. His family moved to New Jersey in 1812. He moved to Arkansas in 1820 where he married Pamelia Logan on February 10, 1829. They settled in Pope County, Arkansas and completed the house that would be used by the Butterfield Overland Stagecoach route and known at "Potts Inn" in 1858. The house in now on the National Register of Historic Places.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Pope County (Ark.); New Jersey; Pennsylvania

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.043.019

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Potts family letters, SMC.043.019

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Potts family letters, 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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