Creator

Date Original

1943 July 6; 1992 July 7

Description

This collection contains one letter from Willie K. Hocker dated July 6, 1943, and one card for the presentation of a plaque donated to Arkansas History Commission by Sons and Daughters of the Pilgrims in honor of Willie K. Hocker, dated July 7, 1992.

Biographical/Historical Note

Willie Kavanaugh Hocker was a schoolteacher at Wabbaseka who submitted a design for the Arkansas state flag in 1912. A modified version of this design was adopted in 1924 and remains in use to this day.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Wabbaseka, Pine Bluff, Jefferson County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.080.018

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Willie K. Hocker papers, SMC.080.018

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Willie K. Hocker 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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