Creator

Date Original

1888-1974

Description

This collection contains ledgers, newsclippings, photographs, gin tickets, and a checkbook.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hendrix Mercantile, originally known as Meeks Mercantile, was established in 1889, in Antoine, Pike County, Arkansas, by O.O. Meeks. Meeks owned the business until his death on December 22, 1935. His son, Harvey Meeks, operated the store until 1946, when he sold it to Buford Hendrix. Hendrix died July 5, 2006, and descendants continued to run the business.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Antoine, Pike County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

MG.08142

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Hendrix Store records, MG.08142

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Hendrix Store 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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