Creator

Date Original

1888

Description

This collection contains a resolution of appreciation to U.S. Prosecuting Attorney Joseph Warren House and his assistant J.E. Williams dated November 3, 1888.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joseph Warren House (1847-1926) was born in Hardeman County, Tennessee, June 12, 1847. His parents were Archibald House and Eliza Wilkes House. The House family moved to White County, Arkansas in 1858. House was admitted to the bar in May 1870. In 1870, he was elected to the Arkansas House of Representatives and elected state senator for the 27th district in 1874 and 1876. In 1885, House moved to Little Rock where was appointed United States Prosecuting Attorney and his assistant was J.E. Williams. He married Ina Dowdy in February 1882 and they had five children. House died March 10, 1926 after suffering a series of strokes following a long illness.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.055.014

Resource Type

Text

Collection

United States grand jury resolution of appreciation, SMC.055.014

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

United States grand jury resolution of appreciation, 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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