Creator

Date Original

1897

Description

This collection contains Horace Chamberlin's scholarship certificate issued by the Vicksburg, Mississippi schools.

Biographical/Historical Note

Horace Chamberlin (1881-1950) was originally from Vicksburg, Mississippi, where he attended school. He moved to Little Rock, Arkansas, in 1903 and worked as a drug clerk. Chamberlin studied law at the University of Arkansas Law School, located at Little Rock at that time and graduated in 1906. Chamberlin married Little Rock resident Keatts Biscoe. During World War I Chamberlin first served as chairman of the local exemption board. In 1918 Chamberlain volunteered for service, was commissioned as a major and served with the Judge Advocate General's department in Augusta, Georgia. Chamberlin died in 1950.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Mississippi

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.062.012

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Horace Chamberlin scholarship certificate, SMC.062.012

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Horace Chamberlin scholarship certificate, 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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