Creator

Date Original

1825-1836

Description

This collection contains financial documents related to John Hemphill. It includes receipts, a promissory note, a bill, and a notice to Nancy Hemphill to settle his estate.

Biographical/Historical Note

John Hemphill was one of the original settlers of Clark County. In 1810, he left Louisiana with his wife Nancy Hemphill and other family members for Arkansas. He settled on Mill Creek near Arkadelphia and established a salt refinery. It is believed to be the first salt factory established in Arkansas. Hemphill died around 1819.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Clark County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.074.025

Resource Type

Text

Collection

John L. Hemphill papers, SMC.074.025

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

John L. Hemphill papers, 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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