Creator

Date Original

1851-1897

Description

This account book contains store and farm accounts, lists of farm hands, and records of a cotton brokerage.

Biographical/Historical Note

Henry Strong (1825-1897), farmer, merchant, and educator of Montroy, Manchester Township, Clark County, Arkansas, was born in Lawrence County, Alabama, the son of Indian War veteran Nathan Strong. The family moved to Clark County in 1837. In 1851, Henry opened a general store that he ran for four years. He then became a farmer and later a schoolteacher. He married twice and was the father of five children. Strong and many members of his family are buried in the Strong Family Cemetery in Clark County.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Jefferson County (Ark.); Arkansas County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MG.00086

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Henry Strong account book, MG.00085

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Henry Strong account book, 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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