Creator

Date Original

1982

Description

The collection contains correspondence, articles, newsclippings, maps, brochures, and miscellaneous notes.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Arkansas La Salle Tricentennial Commission was established by Governor Frank White by Executive Proclamation on February 8, 1982. The commission's purpose was to organize, promote, and supervise activities in Arkansas to recognize the tricentennial of the exploration of the Mississippi River by Rene Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle. The members of the commission included C. Frank Williamson, Chairman; Dorothy Core, Vice Chairman; Charles Bolton, Secretary-Treasurer; J.M. Buffington, John L. Ferguson, Sibyl Hightower, Randy Hill, Donald Holley, Roger Howard, D.L. Huggins, Mrs. Dale Kirkman, Lily Peter, Mrs. J.H. Stroud, Mary Dee Terry, Gibson Turley, and Tom Dillard, ex-officio.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas Post; Arkansas; Louisiana; Mississippi

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000005

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Arkansas La Salle Tricentennial Commission records, MS.000005

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Arkansas La Salle Tricentennial Commission records, 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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