Creator

Date Original

1893 December 16

Description

This collection consists of articles of incorporation, White Cliffs Portland Cement and Chalk Company, Little River County, Arkansas, dated December 16, 1893.

Biographical/Historical Note

The White Cliffs Portland Cement and Chalk Company was a company in Little River County, Arkansas. According the articles of incorporation in this collection, the purpose of the corporation was to "manufacture and sale of Portland cement, chalk, lime, calsomine, whiting, brick, and artificial marble, and all other products made of chalk and clay." Annona chalk, a geologic formation located in the White Cliffs area of the Little River floodplain of Arkansas, as well as Texas, Louisiana, and Oklahoma, is mined for cement.

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of articles of incorporation, White Cliffs Portland Cement and Chalk Company, Little River County, Arkansas, dated December 16, 1893.

Geographical Area

Little River County, (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.086.026

Resource Type

Text

Collection

White Cliffs Portland Cement and Chalk Company articles of incorporation, SMC.086.026

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

White Cliffs Portland Cement and Chalk Company articles of incorporation, 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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