Creator

Date Original

1867-1870

Description

This collection contains a death reports for the State Penitentiary.

Biographical/Historical Note

The death reports in this collection for the years 1867-1870 gives a listing of all the deaths that occurred State Penitentiary; which was built in 1839–1840 in Little Rock, Pulaski County, at the site of what is now the Arkansas State Capitol. After legislation passed in 1899 calling for a new seat of government, it was relocated to a fifteen-acre site southwest of the city, explicitly to make room for the new capitol building.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a death reports for the State Penitentiary.

Geographical Area

Pulaski County (Ark)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.049.029

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Report of deaths at the State Penitentiary, SMC.049.029

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Report of deaths at the State Penitentiary, 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.

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