Creator

Date Original

2017 November 17

Description

This collection contains an Arbor Day mayor's proclamation for Searcy, Arkansas.

Biographical/Historical Note

Arbor Day is a holiday in which people around the world are encouraged to plant trees. It is celebrated in many countries, but the date varies depending on climate and planting season. In the United States, the national Arbor Day holiday is April 26, but Arbor Day in Arkansas is celebrated on March 19. November 17, 2017 was declared Arbor Day in Searcy, Arkansas, in order to encourage individuals to plant trees, as well as to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States entering World War I and to honor those who served.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Searcy, White County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0174.0034

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Arbor Day proclamation, Searcy, Arkansas, SMC.0174.0034

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Arbor Day proclamation, Searcy, 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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