Creator

Date Original

1883 February 27

Description

This collection contains a daily bulletin of weather conditions, including barometer, thermometer, and wind, for various locations around the state for February 27, 1883. It was reported by the U.S. War Department Signal Service and also includes conditions in Little Rock.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Signal Service of the Army of the United States was responsible for noting the development and progress of storms and other meteorological phenomena and reporting the same to the public with predictions of probable future atmospheric conditions. The meteorological division of the United States Signal Service was established in 1870. This eventually evolved into a national weather service.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.067.010

Resource Type

Text

Collection

War Department meteorological record, SMC.067.010

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

War Department meteorological record, 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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