Creator

Date Original

1879 April

Description

This collection contains one monthly statement for Memphis and Little Rock Railroad by William B. Cotton, agent, dated April 1879.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Memphis and Little Rock Railroad was the first railroad to operate in Arkansas, chartered in 1853 and in use before, during and after the Civil War. The 133 miles of track between Memphis and Little Rock were eventually absorbed by the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company after the turn of the century.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.082.010

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Memphis and Little Rock Railroad monthly statement, SMC.082.010

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Memphis and Little Rock Railroad monthly statement, 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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