Creator

Date Original

1780 February 18

Description

This collection consists of a photocopied letter from John Montgomery to George Rogers Smith with mention of the Ozark Mountains, spelled Oas arcks.

Biographical/Historical Note

This collection contains a photocopy of a letter from John Montgomery to George Rogers Smith. It also contains a photocopy of a letter from Arkansas Ernie Deane saying that the letter is the first mention of the use of the word Ozarks that he has found in his search for the origin of the Ozarks name.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.072.015

Resource Type

Text

Collection

John Montgomery letter [photocopy], SMC.072.015

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

John Montgomery letter [photocopy], 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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