Creator

Date Original

1922

Description

This collection holds one issue of Refined Products, a publication of El Dorado High School in Arkansas. The publication contains images of the three major schools in El Dorado (Smith Avenue Grammar School, West Avenue Grammar and High School), faculty, students, and clubs.

Biographical/Historical Note

El Dorado, Arkansas, is the seat of Union County and the main center for oil production in the state of Arkansas. Oil was found in El Dorado in 1921 and this discovery led the town to grow from a population of 4,000 in 1921 to 30,000 residents by 1925. The El Dorado High School publication was named Refined Products after the main product in El Dorado, oil.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

El Dorado, Union County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.177.010

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Refined Products [El Dorado, AR high school publication], SMC.177.010

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Refined Products [El Dorado, AR high school publication], 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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