Creator

Date Original

1930-1948

Description

This collection contains three newspaper titles from the 1930s and 1940s from the northeast Arkansas and Memphis (Tenn.) areas.

Biographical/Historical Note

This collection consists of three newspaper titles from the northeast Arkansas and Memphis, Tennessee, areas which were collected by John Fogleman of Marion (Crittenden County), Arkansas. The titles include the Marion High School News, published by Marion High School. This paper contains articles relating to school events and students. The collection also includes one issue of Memphis (Tenn.) newspaper, the Commercial Appeal, which has several articles and ads relating to northeast Arkansas. In addition, it contains one supplement to the West Memphis Accelerator and Earle Enterprise (souvenir edition) relating to the Harahan Viaduct. It contains information on its planning and construction, as well as articles related to the history of the area. The Harahan Viaduct is a bridge that spans the Mississippi River, connecting Memphis and West Memphis. It was built in 1916.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Tennessee

Language

English

Identifier

MS.000967

Resource Type

Text

Collection

John Fogleman newspaper collection, MS.000967

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

John Fogleman newspaper collection, 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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