Creator

Date Original

circa 1910

Description

This collection contains one broadside, a petition by Prairie County residents to move the county seat from Des Arc to Hazen or DeValls Bluff.

Biographical/Historical Note

Prairie County was established in 1846 and is named for the Grand Prairie region of Arkansas. The county was hit heavily by the Civil War and Des Arc was partly destroyed. There are two county seats, Des Arc and DeValls Bluff.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Prairie County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.BS.011

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Prairie County (Ark.) seat petition, SMC.BS.011

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Prairie County (Ark.) seat petition, 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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