Creator

Date Original

1842

Description

This collection contains a diary kept by George T. Paull on a flatboat trip to New Orleans in 1842.

Biographical/Historical Note

George Torrence Paull was the son of James Paull Jr. and Hannah Jackson Paull. Paull was born around 1812 in Pennsylvania. In 1842 Paull was part of a flatboat crew travelling to New Orleans, Louisiana. A small portion of that trip passed by Arkansas where he saw his first brick house since leaving the mouth of the Ohio River.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

New Orleans (La.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.059.008

Resource Type

Text

Collection

George T. Paull diary, SMC.059.008

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

George T. Paull diary, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Disciplines

United States History

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