Title

April 17

Creator

Walter J. Lemke

Description

Daily newspaper column depicting hand-drawn sketches on topics of Arkansas history. Drawings include outlines of Lee, Cleveland, and Howard Counties, a portrait of Benjamin Harrison, and the Capitol building.

Transcription

Three counties created April 17, 1873: Lee, Cleveland, Howard.

President Benjamin Harrison visited Little Rock April 17, 1891.

Gov. Jones approved act to erect new capitol April 17, 1899.

W. J. Lemke.

Physical Description

Document, 5" x 7"

Geographical Area

Lee County (Ark.); Cleveland County (Ark.); Howard County (Ark.); Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

April 17, 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

April 17, 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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