Title

Adams and Blocher records, 1877

Creator

Date Original

1877

Description

This collection contains receipts for printing orders completed by Adams and Blocher for the Arkansas State Land Commission and the Arkansas Deaf Mute Institute.

Biographical/Historical Note

John D. Adams and William D. Blocher, of Adams and Blocher, bought the Arkansas Gazette on November 11, 1876. They owned it briefly, selling it May 14, 1878, after what is known as Arkansas's last duel between Joseph N. Smithee, owner of the Arkansas Democrat, and John D. Adams. Adams and Blocher held a contract with the State of Arkansas for the state's printing and binding needs.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.001.013

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Adams and Blocher records, SMC.001.013

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Adams and Blocher 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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