Creator

Date Original

1908-1930

Description

This collection contains negatives circa 1920s, programs, a poem, and a post card from Illinois.

Biographical/Historical Note

Benjamin Dunton Brickhouse was born in Norfolk, Virginia on June 8, 1873 to Benjamin and Louise Brickhouse. His family moved to Little Rock, Arkansas in 1891. Benjamin graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1908 with a degree in law and worked as a lawyer for a number of years in Little Rock. He was elected mayor of Little Rock in 1919, serving two terms in office. Benjamin married Edna Erion from Paris, Illinois on June 20, 1894 and had two children.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas; Illinois

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0172.0009

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Benjamin Dunton Brickhouse papers, SMC.0172.0009

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Benjamin Dunton Brickhouse papers, 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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