Title

January 10

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include a portrait of Earl van Dorn, a locomotive, and the Busey oil well.

Transcription

Jan. 10, 1862 Special order No. 8 creating Trans-Mississippi Dept. No. 2 under command of Major-general Van Dorn.

General Earl Van Dorn.

Busey discovery well.

First railroad Memphis & Little Rock chartered Jan. 10, 1853.

Oil discovered at El Dorado Jan. 10, 1910.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.); El Dorado, Union County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

January 10, Walter J. Lemke Drawings Collection: This day in Arkansas history, MS.000379

Resource Type

Document

Collection

Walter J. Lemke drawings collection: This day in Arkansas history, MS.000379

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

January 10, Walter J. Lemke drawings collection: This day in Arkansas history, 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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