Creator

Date Original

1932

Description

This collection contains that compiled history. It details the financial obligations of the state: highway bonds, toll bridge bonds, state pension bonds, Arkansas Agricultural, Mechanical & Normal College bonds, construction bonds, state revolving school bonds, University of Arkansas notes, Brough notes, state penitentiary bonds, and state general obligation bonds.

Biographical/Historical Note

General obligation bonds are used by states and local governments as a way to raise funds for public works and they are backed by the credit of the distributing municipality. This type of bond is used as a tool to raise resources for roads, bridges, parks, and etc. Roy V. Leonard was the Arkansas State Treasurer from 1931-1935 and he compiled a history of all the direct obligation bonds that the state of Arkansas accrued for 1931.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0173.0002

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Roy Leonard, "History of All Direct Obligation Bonds of the State of Arkansas," SMC.0173.0002

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Roy Leonard, "History of All Direct Obligation Bonds of the State of Arkansas," 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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